8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Bandar Seri Begawan
Drive + Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Kuching
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Johor Bahru
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Langkawi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Bandar Seri Begawan

1
night
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
On the 18th (Sun), see the interesting displays at The Ranee Museum and then identify plant and animal life at Semenggoh Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Sarawak Cultural Village and then explore the striking landscape of Bako National Park.

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

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam to Kuching is an approximately 4-hour combination of car and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. August in Kuching sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Cultural Village ©
Sarawak Cultural Village

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Chinese Heritage Museum, then make a trip to Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad, and then cool off at Legoland Malaysia.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Johor Bahru journey tool .

Traveling by flight from Kuching to Johor Bahru takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks Museums
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Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad ©
Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad
Chinese Heritage Museum ©
Chinese Heritage Museum

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 21st (Wed): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Underwater World Langkawi, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cenang Beach, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: take a peaceful walk through Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, then take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Langkawi Wildlife Park.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Langkawi trip itinerary builder website .

Fly from Johor Bahru to Langkawi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Outdoors Tours
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Underwater World Langkawi ©
Underwater World Langkawi
Langkawi Wildlife Park ©
Langkawi Wildlife Park

3
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.
Kids will enjoy Sunway Lagoon and Aquaria KLCC. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, stroll around KL Bird Park, admire the masterpieces at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Kuala Lumpur trip planner.

Getting from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and train. In August in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Sunway Lagoon
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Sunway Lagoon ©
Sunway Lagoon
Aquaria ©
Aquaria

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