24 days in Malaysia Itinerary

24 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Start: Bristol
Train + Fly:  19 h
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Cameron Highlands
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
4
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h
5
Langkawi
— 2 nights
6
Langkawi
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
7
Taman Negara National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h
8
Pulau Perhentian Kecil
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  29 h
End: Bristol

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.
Kuala Lumpur is known for parks, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and find something for the whole family at Sunway Lagoon.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur driving holiday planner.

Bristol, UK to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 19- hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Malaysia Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. In March, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can go by car to Cameron Highlands.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Shopping Wildlife

Side Trips

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

2
nights
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 31st (Wed): experience rural life at Big Red Strawberry Farm, examine the collection at Time Tunnel Museum, then experience rural life at Highlands Apiary Farm, and finally relax in the rural setting at Cameron Bharat Tea Estate. On your second day here, get behind the scenes at Boh's Tea Centre, then delve into the lush surroundings at Mossy Forest, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Cameron Highlands Butterfly Garden.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Cameron Highlands trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Kuala Lumpur to Cameron Highlands takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to George Town.

Things to do in Cameron Highlands

Parks Tours Museums
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Mossy Forest ©
Mossy Forest
Boh's Tea Centre ©
Boh's Tea Centre
Cameron Bharat Tea Estate ©
Cameron Bharat Tea Estate

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Penang Botanical Gardens, then stroll through Batu Ferringhi Beach, then admire the natural beauty at Tropical Spice Garden, and finally make a trip to Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Ghost Museum Penang, contemplate the long history of Fort Cornwallis, then take an in-depth tour of Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Street Art in George Town.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the George Town journey site.

Traveling by car from Cameron Highlands to George Town takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, train, and ferry. Traveling from Cameron Highlands to George Town, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April, daily temperatures in George Town can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to George Town.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Penang Island, Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque, Batu Ferringhi Beach
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Batu Ferringhi Beach ©
Batu Ferringhi Beach
Penang State Museum and Art Gallery ©
Penang State Museum and Art Gallery
Street Art in George Town ©
Street Art in George Town

3
nights
George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
Step out of George Town to go to Teluk Bahang and see Escape Theme Park, which is approximately 36 minutes away. Enjoy George Town some more: get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, get your game on at Laser Battle, examine the collection at Penang House of Music, and contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the George Town holiday site.

Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Escape Theme Park, Laser Battle, Kek Lok Si Temple
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple

2
nights
Langkawi

An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take a memorable tour with Tours, then walk around Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Masjid Al-Hana. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, then take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, and then whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Langkawi day trip planning app.

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 Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In April, daytime highs in Langkawi are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Fri) before leaving for Langkawi.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Adventure Tours
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach

2
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
On the 9th (Fri), buy something for everyone on your list at The Zon Duty Free, observe the fascinating underwater world at Underwater World Langkawi, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, don't miss a visit to De'zone, then take in the dramatic scenery at Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Tanjung Rhu Beach.

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Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Taman Negara National Park.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
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Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls ©
Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Spas

2
nights
Taman Negara National Park

Taman Negara National Park
A Taman Negara National Park vacation is the perfect choice for anyone into outdoor activities.
On the 12th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Taman Negara Canopy Walkway and then explore the striking landscape of Taman Negara National Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Taman Negara National Park trip itinerary tool.

Explore your travel options from Langkawi to Taman Negara National Park with the Route module. On the 13th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Pulau Perhentian Kecil.

Things to do in Taman Negara National Park

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Taman Negara National Park
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3
nights
Pulau Perhentian Kecil

The smaller of the two coral-tinged Perhentian Islands, Pulau Perhentian Kecil remains more popular with the younger backpacker crowd due to more affordable living costs.
On the 14th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach and then take some stellar pictures from Pulau Perhentian Kincir Angin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): stroll through Coral Bay (Teluk Aur), then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Perhentian Island Mosque.

Make your Pulau Perhentian Kecil itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Taman Negara National Park to Pulau Perhentian Kecil. In April in Pulau Perhentian Kecil, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 29°C at night. You will leave for home on the 16th (Fri).

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Kecil

Outdoors Tours Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Pulau Perhentian Kincir Angin ©
Pulau Perhentian Kincir Angin