60 days in Malaysia Itinerary

60 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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60 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Karachi
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Langkawi
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  2​h
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Ipoh
— 5 nights
4
Kuala Lumpur
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Melaka
— 6 nights
6
Johor Bahru
— 5 nights
+2
bus + foot + ferry:  5​h 45​min
7
Pulau Tioman
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h 45​min
8
Kundasang
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
9
Sandakan
— 5 nights
Fly:  1​h 15​min
10
Kota Kinabalu
— 6 nights
Fly:  1​h
11
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
12
Kuching
— 6 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Karachi

5
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 wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Cenang Beach, get outside with Zumba Langkawi, kick back and relax at Tanjung Rhu Beach, and delve into the lush surroundings at Kilim Karst Geoforest Park.

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

Karachi, Pakistan to Langkawi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Karachi to Langkawi. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Tours Parks
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 26:
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Kilim Karst Geoforest Park ©
Kilim Karst Geoforest Park

6
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 about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, wander the streets of Armenian Street, see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, and contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read George Town trip planning tool .

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. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to West Indonesia Time (WIB) is minus 1 hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ipoh.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Penang Island, Tanjung Bungah, Batu Ferringhi, ESCAPE, Royal Selangor Visitor Centre
Find places to stay Dec 26 — Jan 1:
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ESCAPE ©
ESCAPE
Laser Battle ©
Laser Battle

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.
Explore Ipoh's surroundings by going to Gua Tempurung (in Gopeng) and Gunung Irau (Mount Irau) (in Brinchang). Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Lost World Of Tambun, have some family-friendly fun at IpoHOdi, get outside with Radak Adventure, and admire the natural beauty at Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Ipoh trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from George Town to Ipoh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone difference moving from West Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT) is 1 hour. In January, daytime highs in Ipoh are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Ipoh

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Gopeng, Belum-Temengor, Gunung Irau (Mount Irau)
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Bukit Kledang ©
Bukit Kledang
Lost World Of Tambun ©
Lost World Of Tambun
Radak Adventure ©
Radak Adventure

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.
Kuala Lumpur is known for parks, shopping, museums, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, wander the streets of Chinatown, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur route planner.

Getting from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Tours Fun & Games

Side Trips

Petaling Jaya, Batu Caves
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Sunway Lagoon ©
Sunway Lagoon

6
nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Melaka: Batu Maloi Cave (in Tampin), Gunung Datuk Recreational Forest (in Rembau) and Gunung Datuk (in Kota). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, steep yourself in history at A Famosa Fort, delve into the distant past at St Paul's Church, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Pusat Ikan Hiasan.

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

You can drive from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in January, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Melaka

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Port Dickson, Melaka Butterfly and Reptile Sanctuary, Gunung Datuk, Gunung Datuk Recreational Forest, Batu Maloi Cave
Find places to stay Jan 13 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Malacca River ©
Malacca River
Gunung Datuk Recreational Forest ©
Gunung Datuk Recreational Forest
Muzium Tentera Darat ©
Muzium Tentera Darat

5
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Johor Bahru: Ampang Superbowl Kluang Mall (in Kluang), Thekchen Choling Malaysia (in Kota Tinggi) and The Els Club Desaru Coast - Ocean Course (in Bandar Penawar). The adventure continues: cool off at Legoland Malaysia, take an in-depth tour of Chinese Heritage Museum, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and get your game on at Zoom Park.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Johor Bahru trip planner .

Traveling by car from Melaka to Johor Bahru takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January in Johor Bahru, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Pulau Tioman.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Fun & Games Theme Parks Golf

Side Trips

Thekchen Choling Malaysia, The Els Club Desaru Coast - Ocean Course, Ampang Superbowl Kluang Mall, Room Escape Games
Find places to stay Jan 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Fanpekka ©
Fanpekka
Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Laser Battle ©
Laser Battle

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: tee off at Tioman Island Golf Club and then stroll through Panuba Beach.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Pulau Tioman online itinerary maker .

Traveling by combination of bus and ferry from Johor Bahru to Pulau Tioman takes 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in January, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Kundasang.

Things to do in Pulau Tioman

Outdoors Golf Tours
Find places to stay Jan 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Panuba Beach ©
Panuba Beach

2
nights
Kundasang

Kundasang ©
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kundasang: Bukit Bongol (in Kota Belud) and Langanan Waterfall (in Poring).

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Kundasang trip builder website .

Explore your travel options from Pulau Tioman to Kundasang with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sandakan.

Things to do in Kundasang

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Sabah, Langanan Waterfall, Arnab Village, Bukit Bongol
Find places to stay Jan 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Kinabalu Park ©
Kinabalu Park
Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu
Langanan Waterfall ©
Langanan Waterfall

5
nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Kinabatangan Jungle Camp in Sukau (about 1h 30 min away). Spend the 2nd (Sun) exploring nature at Turtle Island Park. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC), take an in-depth tour of Sandakan Memorial Park, head outdoors with Sepilok Tropical Wildlife Adventure, and explore the fascinating underground world of Gomantong Cave Sandakan.

Plan trip to Sandakan with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kundasang to Sandakan. In January, daily temperatures in Sandakan can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Sandakan

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Danum Valley Conservation Area, Kinabatangan Jungle Camp
Find places to stay Jan 29 — Feb 3:
Highlights from your plan
Turtle Island Park ©
Turtle Island Park
Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary ©

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Kota Kinabalu side-trips: Sabah (in Semporna), Dalit Bay Golf & Country Club (in Tuaran) and Zip Borneo (in Tamparuli). There's much more to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, head off the coast to Mamutik Island, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kota Kinabalu trip planner .

You can fly from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In February in Kota Kinabalu, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Zip Borneo, Dalit Bay Golf & Country Club, Sabah
Find places to stay Feb 3 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Manukan Island ©
Manukan Island
Scuba & Snorkeling

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 10th (Mon): take in the views from Mulu Skywalk and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Clearwater / Wind Show Caves.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Gunung Mulu National Park trip builder app .

Traveling by flight from Kota Kinabalu to Gunung Mulu National Park takes an hour. In February in Gunung Mulu National Park, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Wildlife Parks Nature
Find places to stay Feb 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk

6
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Step out of Kuching to go to Lundu Town and see Jangkar Waterfalls, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Bako National Park, examine the collection at Sarawak Museum, steep yourself in history at Sarawak Cultural Village, and don't miss a visit to Kuching Esplanade.

Make your Kuching itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kuching by flight takes about 2 hours. In February in Kuching, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Jangkar Waterfalls
Find places to stay Feb 11 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Kayaking & Canoeing

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