15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Start: London
Fly:  15 h 45 min
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
2
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
3
Kuching
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
4
Johor Bahru
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
5
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
Taxi:  2 h
6
Langkawi
— 1 night
Fly:  18 h
End: London

4
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 SARO Lounge, PS150 and Heli Lounge Bar. There's still lots to do: Head underground at Batu Caves, shop like a local with BB Park Bukit Bintang, admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, and look for all kinds of wild species at KL Bird Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur trip planning website.

London, UK to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Malaysia Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in July; daily highs in Kuala Lumpur reach 38°C and lows reach 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Nightlife Museums

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Sunway Lagoon
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park

2
nights
Gunung Mulu National Park

Gunung Mulu National Park ©
Dominated by a soaring sandstone pinnacle, Gunung Mulu National Park remains a thrilling nature destination on the island of Borneo.
On the 25th (Sat), Head underground at Clearwater / Wind Show Caves. Here are some ideas for day two: Head underground at Deer Cave and then take in the views from Mulu Skywalk.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Gunung Mulu National Park trip planner.

You can fly from Kuala Lumpur to Gunung Mulu National Park in 7 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk
Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave

2
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Sarawak Orchid Garden, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bako National Park, and then admire the landmark architecture of Dewan Undangan Negeri Sarawak. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Borneoartifact Asian Art, Antiques, Cultural artifacts, thensee the interesting displays at Sarawak Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Kuching Esplanade.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kuching trip maker tool.

Getting from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kuching by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Museums
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 28:
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Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Museum ©
Sarawak Museum

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): browse the different shops at Johor Bahru City Square and then make a splash at Legoland Malaysia.

For where to stay and more tourist information, refer to the Johor Bahru itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Kuching to Johor Bahru by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks Shopping
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Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Johor Bahru City Square ©
Johor Bahru City Square

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.
On the 30th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Khoo Kongsi, get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, thensteep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, and finally wander the streets of Chew Jetty. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Jonathanyun Sculptural Jewelry, admire the masterpieces at Teochew Puppet and Opera House, get to know the fascinating history of Armenian Street, examine the collection at Penang House of Music, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Kek Lok Si Temple, and finally get your game on at Laser Battle.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the George Town driving holiday planning tool.

Getting from Johor Bahru to George Town by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time to Western Indonesia Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In July in George Town, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Kek Lok Si Temple, Laser Battle
Find places to stay Jul 29 — 31:
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

1
night
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
On the 1st (Sat), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, thenmake a trip to De'zone, and finally take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Langkawi road trip tool.

Traveling by taxi from George Town to Langkawi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT) is 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Tours Parks
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 1:
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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