8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Langkawi
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George Town, Penang Island
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Johor Bahru
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Kuala Lumpur
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Langkawi

— 1 night
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, and then get in on the family fun at Crocodile Adventureland Langkawi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cenang Beach, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Underwater World Langkawi, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Langkawi day trip tool.

New Delhi, India to Langkawi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Langkawi, you'll lose 2.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New Delhi in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Langkawi: temperatures range from 37°C by day to 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks
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George Town, Penang Island

— 1 night
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, take an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion, examine the collection at Khoo Kongsi, then examine the collection at Penang House of Music, then admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Immaculate Conception.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our George Town online driving holiday planner.

Fly from Langkawi to George Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Langkawi to George Town. In June, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can fly to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites · Museums

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Johor Bahru

— 1 night

Southern City

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.
On the 19th (Wed), find something for the whole family at Legoland Malaysia.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Johor Bahru trip itinerary planner.

Getting from George Town to Johor Bahru by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from George Town to Johor Bahru, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. June in Johor Bahru sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks
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Kuala Lumpur

— 3 nights

Garden City of Lights

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Petronas Twin Towers and KL Bird Park. The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, take a stroll through Chinatown, don't miss a visit to Merdeka Square, and find something for the whole family at Sunway Lagoon.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kuala Lumpur road trip planning app.

Getting from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; 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 22nd (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Theme Parks · Wildlife · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Malaysia travel guide

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Architectural Buildings · Shopping Malls · Parks
An unusual blend of a developing nation and the modern world, Malaysia ranks as one of the richest countries in Southeast Asia, its prosperity largely resting on thriving high-tech industries. Malaysia vacations remain a more affordable alternative to the expensive tourism in some neighboring countries. Take a trip to Malaysia to explore busy cities filled with colonial-era architecture, tranquil tea plantations supporting a large portion of the local population, and dozens of scattered islands happily evading the worst aspects of mass tourism. While there may be fewer visitors, there's no shortage of fine beaches, mangrove estuaries, and verdant rainforests filled with exotic wildlife.