7 days in Malaysia Itinerary

7 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Istanbul, Turkey
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  2 h
3
Langkawi
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Istanbul, Turkey

2
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 striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, take an in-depth tour of National Museum, and stroll around KLCC Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur trip planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur. Traveling from Istanbul in September, you will find days in Kuala Lumpur are a bit warmer (38°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves

1
night
George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kek Lok Si Temple, examine the collection at Khoo Kongsi, then get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, and finally steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our George Town online trip planner.

You can fly from Kuala Lumpur to George Town in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to George Town due to the time zone difference. In September in George Town, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kek Lok Si Temple
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Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

2
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Masjid Al-Hana, then take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, then kick back and relax at Cenang Beach, and finally get interesting insight from Tours. Keep things going the next day: take a peaceful walk through Kilim Karst Geoforest Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Langkawi day trip planning app.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from George Town to Langkawi in 2 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Western Indonesia Time to Malaysia Time is 1 hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Kilim Karst Geoforest Park ©
Kilim Karst Geoforest Park

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