10 days in Malaysia Itinerary

10 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Malaysia itinerary planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

10 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h
3
Langkawi
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
4
Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Melbourne

2
nights
Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur ©
A holiday in Kuala Lumpur, a modern metropolis and capital of Malaysia, reveals a place where colonial influences, Asian traditions, and modern aesthetics come together in urban architecture and street layout.
You've now added Jalan Alor to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): wander the streets of Jalan Alor. Here are some ideas for day two: Head underground at Batu Caves and then admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur tour itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Malaysia Time is minus 2 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Melbourne in May: high temperatures in Kuala Lumpur hover around 39°C and lows are around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow time for travel to George Town.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Batu Caves
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Jalan Alor ©
Jalan Alor

2
nights
George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Armenian Street and then get in on the family fun at Escape Theme Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the George Town trip itinerary planning website.

Fly from Kuala Lumpur to George Town in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to George Town. In May, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Escape Theme Park, Kek Lok Si Temple
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park

3
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
On the 11th (Mon), take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cenang Beach, and then admire the sheer force of Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to De'zone and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Underwater World Langkawi.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Langkawi holiday maker tool.

Getting from George Town to Langkawi by combination of bus and flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from George Town to Langkawi is 1 hour. In May, daytime highs in Langkawi are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. On the 13th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Kilim Karst Geoforest Park ©
Kilim Karst Geoforest Park

1
night
Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of ferry and train. On the 14th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Neighborhoods Shopping Spas
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway ©
Spas

Similar Plans

14 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM FRANCE March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE March, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 41 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 18 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM EGYPT May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy
See more plans