22 days in Malaysia Itinerary

22 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Jeddah
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Kuching
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
2
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h 30 min
3
Melaka
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Johor Bahru
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
Langkawi
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  2 h
6
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
7
Kuala Lumpur
— 5 nights
Fly:  12 h
End: Jeddah

2
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Kuching is known for wildlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bako National Park, get in on the family fun at Sarawak Sentosa Theme Park, admire the landmark architecture of Dewan Undangan Negeri Sarawak, and examine the collection at Sarawak Museum.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kuching tour itinerary maker.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Kuching is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Malaysia Time (MYT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. In December, daytime highs in Kuching are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Museums
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Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Sentosa Theme Park ©
Sarawak Sentosa Theme Park
Bako National Park ©
Bako National 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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): take in the views from Mulu Skywalk and then Head underground at Deer Cave. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Gunung Mulu National Park trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park in 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Melaka.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk

3
nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Melaka is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, explore the activities along Malacca River, don't miss a visit to Windmill Dutch Square Melaka, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., and delve into the distant past at St Paul's Church.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Melaka travel route planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gunung Mulu National Park to Melaka. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Melaka Butterfly and Reptile Sanctuary
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 23:
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St Paul's Church ©
St Paul's Church
Melaka Butterfly and Reptile Sanctuary ©
Melaka Butterfly and Reptile Sanctuary
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum

2
nights
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 24th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Puteri Harbour Satellite Clubhouse and then get in on the family fun at Legoland Malaysia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Istana Bukit Serene, make a splash at Austin Heights Water & Adventure Park, then make a trip to Arulmigu Rajamariamman Devasthanam, and finally get in on the family fun at Sanrio Hello Kitty Town.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Johor Bahru online vacation maker.

You can drive from Melaka to Johor Bahru in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In December in Johor Bahru, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 25:
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Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Sanrio Hello Kitty Town ©
Sanrio Hello Kitty Town
Puteri Harbour Satellite Clubhouse ©
Puteri Harbour Satellite Clubhouse

3
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Bring the kids along to Cenang Beach and Langkawi Wildlife Park. There's still lots to do: take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Crocodile Adventureland Langkawi, delve into the lush surroundings at Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, and take in the dramatic scenery at Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Langkawi trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Johor Bahru to Langkawi in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. December in Langkawi sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Underwater World Langkawi ©
Underwater World Langkawi
Langkawi Wildlife Park ©
Langkawi Wildlife Park

3
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.
Go for a jaunt from George Town to Teluk Bahang to see Escape Theme Park about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, wander the streets of Chew Jetty, get some fabulous bargains at Indochine Natural, and take in nature's colorful creations at Tropical Spice Garden.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our George Town holiday planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Langkawi to George Town in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Langkawi to George Town, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. December in George Town sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in George Town

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Escape Theme Park, Laser Battle, Tropical Spice Garden, Kek Lok Si Temple, Indochine Natural
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion

5
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'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Sunway Lagoon and Aquaria. The adventure continues: Head underground at Batu Caves, examine the collection at Museum of Illusions, admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, and stroll around KLCC Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur tour planner.

Traveling by flight from George Town to Kuala Lumpur takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from George Town to Kuala Lumpur, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Petaling Jaya, Batu Caves
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 5:
Highlights from your plan
Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Sunway Lagoon ©
Sunway Lagoon
Aquaria ©
Aquaria

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