60 days in Malaysia Itinerary

60 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Start: Bhubaneswar
+2
Fly + Foot + Train:  10 h
1
Ipoh
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Kuala Lumpur
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Melaka
— 6 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Ferry:  8 h
4
Pulau Tioman
— 2 nights
+2
Ferry + Foot + Bus:  5 h 45 min
5
Johor Bahru
— 6 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  3 h
6
Kuching
— 6 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
7
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  3 h 30 min
8
Kundasang
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
9
Kota Kinabalu
— 6 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Ferry:  5 h 45 min
10
Pulau Perhentian Kecil
— 1 night
+2
Ferry + Taxi + Fly:  5 h 30 min
11
George Town, Penang Island
— 7 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h
12
Langkawi
— 6 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: Bhubaneswar

5
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ipoh: Boh's Tea Centre (in Cameron Highlands) and Taiping (Taiping Lake Gardens & All Saints' Church). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo, browse the exhibits of Miniature Wonders Art Gallery, stroll through Bukit Kledang, and explore the fascinating underground world of Perak Tong Cave Temple.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, read our Ipoh trip builder site.

Bhubaneswar, India to Ipoh is an approximately 10- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Malaysia Time is 2.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Ipoh are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Ipoh

Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Taiping, Lata Ulu Chepor, Boh's Tea Centre
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 6:
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Taiping Lake Gardens ©
Taiping Lake Gardens
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo ©
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo
Boh's Tea Centre ©
Boh's Tea Centre

7
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.
Step out of Kuala Lumpur to go to Putrajaya and see Putra Mosque, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur, stroll around KL Bird Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of National Mosque (Masjid Negara).

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Lord Murugan Statue, Petaling Street Heritage House, Putra Mosque, Dialogue in the Dark, Malaysia
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 13:
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KL Bird Park ©
KL Bird Park

6
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, steep yourself in history at A Famosa Fort, don't miss a visit to The Huskitory, and enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Taming Sari, Bandar Hilir, Malacca..

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Traveling by car from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Pulau Tioman.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 19:
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St Paul's Church ©
St Paul's Church
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory

2
nights
Pulau Tioman

Thick, verdant jungle blankets the hilly island of Pulau Tioman, dotted with steep cliffs and tumbling waterfalls, and filled with rare species such as bearcats, giant flying squirrels, slow lorises, and Tioman "walking" catfish.
On the 20th (Sat), step off the mainland to explore Renggis Island and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Panuba Beach, head outdoors with Monkey Bay, and then play a few rounds at Tioman Island Golf Club.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Pulau Tioman trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and ferry from Melaka to Pulau Tioman takes 7 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Pulau Tioman can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Pulau Tioman

Outdoors Parks Tours
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 21:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Monkey Bay ©
Monkey Bay
Renggis Island ©
Renggis Island

6
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Johor Bahru: Thekchen Choling Malaysia (in Kota Tinggi) and Gunung Pulai (Mount Pulai) (in Kulai). There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Legoland Malaysia, admire the natural beauty at Noah's Ark Natural Animal Sanctuary, take an in-depth tour of Chinese Heritage Museum, and ponder the world of politics at Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Johor Bahru trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Pulau Tioman to Johor Bahru in 6 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Parks Shopping Fun & Games

Side Trips

Thekchen Choling Malaysia, Gunung Pulai (Mount Pulai)
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 27:
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Noah's Ark Natural Animal Sanctuary ©
Noah's Ark Natural Animal Sanctuary
Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Lefko - A Board Games Cafe ©
Lefko - A Board Games Cafe

6
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 striking landscape of Bako National Park, examine the collection at Sarawak Museum, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Santubong, and don't miss a visit to Kuching Esplanade.

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Getting from Johor Bahru to Kuching by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. June in Kuching sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

Museums Parks Nature
Find places to stay Jun 27 — Jul 3:
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Sarawak Museum ©
Sarawak Museum
Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
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: look for all kinds of wild species at Clearwater / Wind Show Caves, Head underground at Deer Cave, push the limits with an extreme tour, and take in the views from Mulu Skywalk.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Gunung Mulu National Park trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Gunung Mulu National Park can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Kundasang.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 6:
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Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk

4
nights
Kundasang

Kundasang ©
Offering access to a lush national park, tea plantations, and dairy farms, Kundasang serves as a popular leisure destination.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kundasang: Poring (Adenna Rafflesia Garden & Langanan Waterfall), Mahua Waterfall (in Tambunan) and Kota Belud (Bukit Bongol & Mt. Nopungguk). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Kinabalu, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Arnab Village, explore the striking landscape of Kinabalu Park, and appreciate the history behind Kundasang War Memorial.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kundasang travel route planning website.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kundasang takes 3.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Kundasang

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Poring, Kota Belud, Sabah, Mahua Waterfall, Arnab Village
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 10:
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Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu
Kinabalu Park ©
Kinabalu Park
Bukit Bongol ©
Bukit Bongol

6
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kota Kinabalu: Sabah (in Semporna) and Tagal Tinopikon Park (in Penampang). There's lots more to do: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kota Kinabalu City Mosque, step off the mainland to explore Manukan Island, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kota Kinabalu trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Kundasang to Kota Kinabalu in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Kota Kinabalu can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Pulau Perhentian Kecil.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sabah, Tagal Tinopikon Park
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Manukan Island ©
Manukan Island
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): kick back and relax at Long Beach, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Perhentian Island Mosque.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Pulau Perhentian Kecil trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Kota Kinabalu to Pulau Perhentian Kecil in 6 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. In July, daily temperatures in Pulau Perhentian Kecil can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Kecil

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Perhentian Island Mosque ©
Perhentian Island Mosque

7
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.
When in George Town, make a side trip to see Escape Theme Park in Teluk Bahang, approximately Teluk Bahang away. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, take an in-depth tour of Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, and examine the collection at Penang House of Music.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our George Town trip itinerary website.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to George Town in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Western Indonesia Time is minus 1 hour. July in George Town sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Penang Island, Batu Ferringhi, Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque, Kek Lok Si Temple, Escape Theme Park
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park

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, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Underwater World Langkawi, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Langkawi Wildlife Park.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Langkawi online route planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from George Town to Langkawi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can 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. In July in Langkawi, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

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