8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  2​h 15​min
1
Kuching
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
3
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Langkawi
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Singapore

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 4th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Sarawak Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, and then examine the collection at The Ranee Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Sarawak Cultural Village and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bako National Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kuching trip maker .

Singapore, Singapore to Kuching is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Kuching can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): take in the views from Mulu Skywalk and then explore the fascinating underground world of Clearwater / Wind Show Caves. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Gunung Mulu National Park trip builder site .

Fly from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park in 2 hours. In October in Gunung Mulu National Park, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk

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.
On the 8th (Tue), walk around KLCC Park, then admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, then take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, and finally wander the streets of Chinatown. Keep things going the next day: stroll around KL Bird Park, then explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, and then admire the masterpieces at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur trip planner .

You can fly from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kuala Lumpur in 6.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KL Bird Park ©
KL Bird Park

2
nights
Langkawi

An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then explore the gorgeous colors at Pulau Payar Marine Park.

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Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In October in Langkawi, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Pulau Payar Marine Park
Pulau Payar Marine Park

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