22 days in Malaysia Itinerary

22 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Melaka
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  6 h 30 min
3
Kuching
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
4
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h
5
Kota Kinabalu
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
6
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h
7
Langkawi
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Bengaluru

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.
Get outdoors at Batu Caves and Canyoning & Rappelling Tours. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia and KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, walk around KL Bird Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, you can read our Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary maker tool.

Bengaluru, India to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 8- hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Bengaluru to Kuala Lumpur, you'll lose 2.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Bengaluru in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Kuala Lumpur, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to drive to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Batu Caves
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 12:
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

3
nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Take a break from the city and head to Malacca River and Bukit Batu Lebah Recreational Forest. Do some cultural sightseeing at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum and Stadthuys. There's still lots to do: make a trip to The Huskitory, wander the streets of Chinatown - Melaka, steep yourself in history at A Famosa Fort, and explore the ancient world of St Paul's Church.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Melaka online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Melaka, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
St Paul's Church ©
St Paul's Church
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory

3
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Get in touch with nature at Bako National Park and Semenggoh Nature Reserve. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sarawak Cultural Village and The Ranee Museum. Step out of Kuching with an excursion to Tasik Biru in Bau--about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Sarawak Museum, admire the striking features of Dewan Undangan Negeri Sarawak, take an in-depth tour of The Brooke Gallery, and get a tailor-made plan with Private Tours.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kuching driving holiday planning website.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Melaka to Kuching in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. In September, daily temperatures in Kuching can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Tasik Biru
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Cultural Village ©
Sarawak Cultural Village

3
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.
Get outdoors at Deer Cave and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. It doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of Clearwater / Wind Show Caves and take in the views from Mulu Skywalk.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Gunung Mulu National Park online trip builder.

You can fly from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park in 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Gunung Mulu National Park are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 21:
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Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk

3
nights
Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu ©
A holiday in Kota Kinabalu, the state capital and main gateway town, offers access to urban areas boasting a diverse and rapidly evolving set of malls, bars, and quality restaurants serving locally caught seafood.
Get outdoors at Kinabalu Park and Mount Kinabalu. And it doesn't end there: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Pasupathinath Alayam, explore the landscape on two wheels at Taman Awam Teluk Likas, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kota Kinabalu road trip planning tool.

Fly from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kota Kinabalu in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Kota Kinabalu can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Sabah
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Kinabalu Park ©
Kinabalu Park
Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu
Climbing Tours

3
nights
George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Get some cultural insight at Pinang Peranakan Mansion and Kek Lok Si Temple. The adventure continues: make a trip to Chew Jetty, examine the collection at Khoo Kongsi, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion.

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Fly from Kota Kinabalu to George Town in 4.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Western Indonesia Time is minus 1 hour. In September, daytime highs in George Town are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Batu Ferringhi Beach, Kek Lok Si Temple
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple

3
nights
Langkawi

An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Visiting Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Kilim Karst Geoforest Park will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Cenang Beach, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, stroll through Pasir Tengkorak Beach, and snap pictures at Langkawi Sky Bridge.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Langkawi visit planning site.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from George Town to Langkawi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Langkawi. In September, daytime highs in Langkawi are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Tours Parks
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Zipline

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