17 days in Malaysia Itinerary

17 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Start: Jeddah
Fly:  12 h
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Genting Highlands
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Cameron Highlands
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Taxi:  2 h
5
Langkawi
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
6
Johor Bahru
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
7
Kuching
— 2 nights
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: Jeddah

3
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 Petronas Twin Towers and Sunway Lagoon. Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, look for all kinds of wild species at KL Bird Park, and admire the striking features of Sultan Abdul Samad Building.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur online holiday planner.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Malaysia Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Jeddah in July, things will get slightly colder in Kuala Lumpur: highs are around 38°C and lows about 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Genting Highlands.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Theme Parks Tours

Side Trips

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

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Genting Highlands

Genting Highlands ©
Genting Highlands represents a hill resort with a cool climate and plenty of attractions.
On the 17th (Fri), take in the dramatic scenery at Chamang Waterfall and then see the interesting displays at Bentong Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Lepoh Waterfalls, browse the different shops at Genting Highlands Premium Outlets, and then don't miss a visit to Chin Swee Cave Temple.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Genting Highlands online route builder.

Getting from Kuala Lumpur to Genting Highlands by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Cameron Highlands.

Things to do in Genting Highlands

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bentong, Lepoh Waterfalls
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Lepoh Waterfalls ©
Lepoh Waterfalls
Chin Swee Cave Temple
Chin Swee Cave Temple
Chamang Waterfall ©
Chamang Waterfall

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): experience rural life at Cameron Bharat Tea Estate, thenexperience rural life at Big Red Strawberry Farm, and then stroll through Cameron Highlands Jungle Trail No. 1.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Cameron Highlands trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Genting Highlands to Cameron Highlands in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to George Town.

Things to do in Cameron Highlands

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Cameron Highlands Jungle Trail No. 1 ©
Cameron Highlands Jungle Trail No. 1
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Escape Theme Park and Laser Battle. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Kek Lok Si Temple, don't miss a visit to Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque, steep yourself in history at Armenian Street, and see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the George Town attractions planner.

Getting from Cameron Highlands to George Town by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cameron Highlands to George Town. In July, daytime highs in George Town are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tropical Spice Garden, Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque, Laser Battle, Kek Lok Si Temple, Escape Theme Park
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Laser Battle ©
Laser Battle

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Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Kids will enjoy Langkawi Sky Bridge and Boat Tours & Water Sports. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Cenang Beach, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Langkawi Wildlife Park, take in the exciting artwork at Batik Village, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Langkawi Thean Hou Temple.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Langkawi day trip site.

Getting from George Town to Langkawi by taxi takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Langkawi. July in Langkawi sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Kilim Karst Geoforest Park ©
Kilim Karst Geoforest Park

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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.
On the 26th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Istana Bukit Serene, try for a hole-in-one at Putt N Glow, and then cool off at Legoland Malaysia.

To plan Johor Bahru vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Langkawi to Johor Bahru takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and train. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks Golf Fun & Games
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Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Putt N Glow ©
Putt N Glow
Istana Bukit Serene ©
Istana Bukit Serene

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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): get engrossed in the history at The Brooke Gallery, explore the striking landscape of Bako National Park, and then admire the landmark architecture of Dewan Undangan Negeri Sarawak. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Sarawak Museum, thenidentify plant and animal life at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, and then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Borneoartifact Asian Art, Antiques, Cultural artifacts.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kuching trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Johor Bahru to Kuching takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Museums
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Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Museum ©
Sarawak Museum

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