12 days in Malaysia Itinerary

12 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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12 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Luxembourg City
Fly:  18 h
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Melaka
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
3
Cameron Highlands
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
5
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
Fly:  18 h
End: Luxembourg City

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jalan Alor, Merdeka Square and Chinatown. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): wander the streets of Chinatown, make a trip to Merdeka Square, walk around KLCC Park, admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, then enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur, and finally visit Jalan Alor. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Batu Caves and then admire the striking features of Sultan Abdul Samad Building.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kuala Lumpur driving holiday planning site .

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Luxembourg City to Kuala Lumpur, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Luxembourg City in September; daily highs in Kuala Lumpur reach 38°C and lows reach 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Neighborhoods Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park

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nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
On the 7th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Windmill Dutch Square Melaka, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., make a trip to A Famosa Fort, take in the spiritual surroundings of Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir., then admire the landmark architecture of Stadthuys, then take an in-depth tour of Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cheng Hoon Teng Temple.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Melaka tour itinerary maker.

You can drive from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites Museums
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St Paul's Church ©
St Paul's Church
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
Stadthuys ©
Stadthuys

1
night
Cameron Highlands

Cameron Highlands ©
Breathe in some fresh air during a holiday in Cameron Highlands, a hill station in Malaysia known for its impressive vistas.
On the 8th (Tue), experience rural life at Big Red Strawberry Farm and then experience rural life at Cameron Bharat Tea Estate.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Cameron Highlands travel app .

Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Cameron Highlands in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to George Town.

Things to do in Cameron Highlands

Tours Parks Wildlife
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Boh's Tea Centre ©
Boh's Tea Centre
Cameron Bharat Tea Estate ©
Cameron Bharat Tea Estate
Big Red Strawberry Farm ©
Big Red Strawberry Farm

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George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple and then examine the collection at Khoo Kongsi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion and then steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the George Town tour planner.

Getting from Cameron Highlands to George Town by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, train, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to West Indonesia Time is minus 1 hour. In September, daytime highs in George Town are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kek Lok Si Temple
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Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

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Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jalan Alor, Merdeka Square and Chinatown. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): shop like a local with Chinatown, then make a trip to Merdeka Square, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Central Market Kuala Lumpur. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: visit Jalan Alor and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquaria.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur trip builder website .

You can drive from Cameron Highlands to Kuala Lumpur in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks
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Chinatown ©
Chinatown
Central Market Kuala Lumpur ©
Central Market Kuala Lumpur
Jalan Alor ©
Jalan Alor

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