9 days in Penang Island, Ipoh & Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

9 days in Penang Island, Ipoh & Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
George Town
— 3 nights
2
Ipoh
— 3 nights
3
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights

3
nights
George Town

George Town
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the George Town trip itinerary website.

Jakarta, Indonesia to George Town is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. December in George Town sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ipoh.

Things to do in George Town

Shopping Tours Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 27:

3
nights
Ipoh

Ipoh
The city of Ipoh, fourth-largest in Malaysia and historically a mining town, has recently seen a complete reinvention and resurgence as a burgeoning tourism destination, thanks in part to its significant heritage.
To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ipoh day trip tool.

Traveling by car from George Town to Ipoh takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from George Town to Ipoh, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, daily temperatures in Ipoh can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Ipoh

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 30:

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.
To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In December in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Tours Shopping Parks
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 1:

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