9 days in Malaysia Itinerary

9 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Start: Kuala Lumpur
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Melaka
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
4
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h
5
Langkawi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
End: Kuala Lumpur

2
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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.
You've added National Mosque (Masjid Negara), Merdeka Square, Sultan Abdul Samad Building, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 21st (Mon), Head underground at Batu Caves and then wander the streets of Little India Brickfields. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at National Museum, stroll around KLCC Park, stroll around KL Bird Park, then take in the spiritual surroundings of National Mosque (Masjid Negara), then don't miss a visit to Merdeka Square, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sultan Abdul Samad Building.

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If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Kuala Lumpur International Airport and Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah International Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Kuala Lumpur can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KL Bird Park ©
KL Bird Park

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Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Malacca River, Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): don't miss a visit to Chinatown - Melaka, get engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, then don't miss a visit to Jonker Street Night Market, then make a trip to Windmill Dutch Square Melaka, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Malacca River.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Melaka trip planner.

Getting from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. October in Melaka sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Melaka Straits Mosque ©
Melaka Straits Mosque
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory
Jonker Street Night Market ©
Jonker Street Night Market

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Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Laser Battle, Escape Room, Chinatown, and other attractions you added. On the 24th (Thu), take a stroll through KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway, admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, browse the different shops at Suria KLCC Mall, then enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquaria, and finally visit Chinatown.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Melaka to Kuala Lumpur takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping Neighborhoods Fun & Games
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Menara Kuala Lumpur ©
Menara Kuala Lumpur
Aquaria ©
Aquaria

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George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dharmikarama Burmese Temple, The Gravityz, Fort Cornwallis, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): enjoy breathtaking views from Penang Hill Corporation, admire the striking features of Kek Lok Si Temple, look for gifts at 5.4 North, then wander the streets of Chulia Street, then wander the streets of Armenian Street, and finally don't miss a visit to Cannon Street. On your second day here, make a trip to Chew Jetty, get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, steep yourself in history at Fort Cornwallis, push the limits with The Gravityz, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dharmikarama Burmese Temple, and finally contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read George Town holiday builder.

Traveling by flight from Kuala Lumpur to George Town takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to George Town is minus 1 hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Penang Hill Corporation, Kek Lok Si Temple
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Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

2
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Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
You've now added Pulau Payar Marine Park to your itinerary. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Cenang Beach, delve into the lush surroundings at Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, pause for some photo ops at Eagle Square, and snap pictures at Langkawi Sky Bridge.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Langkawi online itinerary planner.

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. October in Langkawi sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. On the 29th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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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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