25 days in Malaysia Itinerary

25 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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25 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
Kuching
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h
2
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h
3
Kota Kinabalu
— 4 nights
Fly:  30 min
4
Sandakan
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h
5
Sukau
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Sandakan
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
7
Langkawi
— 6 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
8
Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
End: Kuala Lumpur

5
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Plaza Merdeka, Siniawan Night Market and The Walk Star Bistro. Step out of Kuching with an excursion to Fairy Caves in Bau--about 1h 05 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bako National Park, admire the striking features of Dewan Undangan Negeri Sarawak, contemplate the long history of Sarawak Cultural Village, and admire the natural beauty at Sarawak Orchid Garden.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Kuching trip itinerary builder website .

Kuala Lumpur to Kuching is an approximately 4-hour flight. In April, daily temperatures in Kuching can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Sat) before leaving for Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Fairy Caves
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 18:
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Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Cultural Village ©
Sarawak Cultural Village

3
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.
Gunung Mulu National Park is known for nature and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: Head underground at Deer Cave, take in the views from Mulu Skywalk, and look for all kinds of wild species at Clearwater / Wind Show Caves.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Gunung Mulu National Park travel planner.

Getting from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park by flight takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in April, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 21:
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Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk

4
nights
Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu ©
A holiday in Kota Kinabalu, the state capital and main gateway town, offers access to urban areas boasting a diverse and rapidly evolving set of malls, bars, and quality restaurants serving locally caught seafood.
You've added Poring Hot Springs, Rasa Ria Reserve by Shangri-La, Tanjung Aru Beach, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Manukan Island, examine the collection at Marine Aquarium and Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Marlin Statue.

For traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Kota Kinabalu trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kota Kinabalu takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in April, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sandakan.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Rasa Ria Reserve by Shangri-La
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 25:
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Manukan Island ©
Manukan Island
Rasa Ria Reserve by Shangri-La ©
Rasa Ria Reserve by Shangri-La
Tanjung Aru Perdana Park ©
Tanjung Aru Perdana Park

few
hours
Sandakan

Sandakan
Taking a trip to Sandakan remains one of the best ways to enjoy eco-friendly and culturally rewarding adventures in one of Borneo's largest cities.
For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Sandakan visit planner.

You can fly from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Sandakan can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. On the 25th (Sat), you're off toSukau.

Things to do in Sandakan

Parks Wildlife Tours
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 26:

2
nights
Sukau

Sukau
For more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Sukau driving holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sandakan to Sukau. In April, daytime highs in Sukau are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. On the 27th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Sandakan.

Things to do in Sukau

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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3
nights
Sandakan

Sandakan
The Parish of St Michael and All Angels has been added to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC), get a new perspective on nature at Sandakan Rainforest Discovery Centre (RDC), and then identify plant and animal life at Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sandakan road trip planning tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sukau to Sandakan. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Thu) before leaving for Langkawi.

Things to do in Sandakan

Parks Wildlife Museums
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 30:
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6
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Langkawi is known for nature, beaches, adventure, zoos & aquariums, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, stroll through Cenang Beach, and delve into the lush surroundings at Kilim Karst Geoforest Park.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Langkawi trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Sandakan to Langkawi takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight. In April, daily temperatures in Langkawi can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Wed) before leaving for Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Outdoors Tours
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 6:
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves and then look for all kinds of wild species at KL Bird Park. Keep things going the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, and then stroll around KLCC Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kuala Lumpur journey builder app .

You can fly from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of ferry and train. In May, daily temperatures in Kuala Lumpur can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Batu Caves
Find places to stay May 6 — 7:
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park

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