11 days in Malaysia Itinerary

11 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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11 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Jeddah
Fly:  12 h
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Johor Bahru
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h
4
Langkawi
— 3 nights
Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Jeddah

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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.
Bring the kids along to Sunway Lagoon and Aquaria. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, look for all kinds of wild species at KL Bird Park, admire the masterpieces at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, and take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur online itinerary maker .

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Jeddah to Kuala Lumpur is 5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Jeddah in August, with highs in Kuala Lumpur at 38°C and lows at 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sunway Lagoon, Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Sunway Lagoon ©
Sunway Lagoon
Aquaria ©
Aquaria

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Johor Bahru

Johor Bahru ©
A trip to Johor Bahru allows visitors to travel back to the colonial era and discover places of worship reminding visitors of the country's rich history and multicultural character. Explore museums preserving the stories of different communities from across Asia, and take time to get to know the city's charming streets, vibrant galleries, and growing cafe culture.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): ponder the world of politics at Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad and then make a splash at Legoland Malaysia.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Johor Bahru trip planner.

You can drive from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks
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Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad ©
Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad

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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.
When in George Town, make a side trip to see Escape Theme Park in Teluk Bahang, approximately Teluk Bahang away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, make a trip to Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque, see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, and take a stroll through Chew Jetty.

To see photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the George Town holiday planner.

You can fly from Johor Bahru to George Town in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Johor Bahru to George Town, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in George Town can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Tropical Spice Garden, Escape Theme Park, Laser Battle, Kek Lok Si Temple, Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque
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Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

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Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Attractions like Cenang Beach and Underwater World Langkawi make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Langkawi Sky Bridge, walk around Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and take in the dramatic scenery at Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from George Town to Langkawi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone changes from West Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Parks Adventure
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Underwater World Langkawi ©
Underwater World Langkawi
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge

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