6 days in Ipoh, Cameron Highlands & Melaka Itinerary

6 days in Ipoh, Cameron Highlands & Melaka Itinerary

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1
Ipoh
— 1 night
2
Cameron Highlands
— 2 nights
3
Melaka
— 2 nights

1
night
Ipoh

Ipoh ©
The city of Ipoh, fourth-largest in Malaysia and historically a mining town, has recently seen a complete reinvention and resurgence as a burgeoning tourism destination, thanks in part to its significant heritage.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Art of OLDTOWN, Perak Tong Cave Temple and Concubine Lane. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Concubine Lane, then Head underground at Perak Tong Cave Temple, and then don't miss a visit to Art of OLDTOWN.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Ipoh trip builder website.

Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Ipoh are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. On the 1st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Cameron Highlands.

Things to do in Ipoh

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Concubine Lane ©
Concubine Lane
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo ©
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo
Perak Tong Cave Temple ©
Perak Tong Cave Temple

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.
Here are some ideas for day two: relax in the rural setting at Cameron Bharat Tea Estate, then learn the secrets of production at Boh's Tea Centre, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Cameron Highlands trip planner.

Getting from Ipoh to Cameron Highlands by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Melaka.

Things to do in Cameron Highlands

Tours · Nature · Historic Sites
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Boh's Tea Centre ©
Boh's Tea Centre
Cameron Bharat Tea Estate ©
Cameron Bharat Tea Estate
Mossy Forest ©
Mossy Forest

2
nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Bee Gallery Melaka, contemplate the waterfront views at Malacca River, then make a trip to Windmill Dutch Square Melaka, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir.. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, admire the landmark architecture of Stadthuys, make a trip to A Famosa Fort, don't miss a visit to St Paul's Church, then take an in-depth tour of Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to The Huskitory.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Melaka online journey maker.

Traveling by car from Cameron Highlands to Melaka takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. November in Melaka sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 5:
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Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory

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