25 days in Malaysia Itinerary

25 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  16 h 15 min
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Cameron Highlands
— 1 night
+3
Taxi + Bus + Foot + Ferry:  8 h
3
Pulau Perhentian Besar
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Kuching
— 7 nights
Fly:  4 h
6
Langkawi
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Amsterdam

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.
Kuala Lumpur is known for parks, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around KL Bird Park, explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquaria, and stop by Happy Creations.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary maker tool.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur is 7 hours. In July, Kuala Lumpur is somewhat warmer than Amsterdam - with highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cameron Highlands.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Theme Parks Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Sunway Lagoon
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Sunway Lagoon ©
Sunway Lagoon
KL Bird Park ©
KL Bird Park
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia ©
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

1
night
Cameron Highlands

Cameron Highlands ©
Breathe in some fresh air during a holiday in Cameron Highlands, a hill station in Malaysia known for its impressive vistas.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): experience rural life at Cameron Bharat Tea Estate, experience rural life at Big Red Strawberry Farm, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Mossy Forest.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Cameron Highlands trip planner.

You can drive from Kuala Lumpur to Cameron Highlands in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Pulau Perhentian Besar.

Things to do in Cameron Highlands

Nature Parks
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Mossy Forest ©
Mossy Forest
Cameron Bharat Tea Estate ©
Cameron Bharat Tea Estate
Big Red Strawberry Farm ©
Big Red Strawberry Farm

4
nights
Pulau Perhentian Besar

Pulau Perhentian Besar ©
Pulau Perhentian Besar looks almost otherworldly with its blue waters, lush jungles, and white-sand beaches.
Pulau Perhentian Besar is known for beaches, wildlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Turtle Sanctuary Beach, stroll around Teluk Keke, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and stop by Universal Diver.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Pulau Perhentian Besar day trip planner.

Getting from Cameron Highlands to Pulau Perhentian Besar by combination of taxi, bus, and ferry takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. July in Pulau Perhentian Besar sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. You'll set off for George Town on the 18th (Sat).

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Besar

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Turtle Sanctuary Beach ©
Turtle Sanctuary Beach
Teluk Keke ©
Teluk Keke
Universal Diver ©
Universal Diver

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.
Take a break from George Town with a short trip to Escape Theme Park in Teluk Bahang, about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, have some family-friendly fun at Laser Battle, get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, and see the interesting displays at Khoo Kongsi.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the George Town attractions planning website.

You can fly from Pulau Perhentian Besar to George Town in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Pulau Perhentian Besar to George Town due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in George Town can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for travel to Kuching.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Kek Lok Si Temple, Escape Theme Park, Laser Battle
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

7
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Go for a jaunt from Kuching to Bau to see Fairy Caves about 1h 5 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bako National Park, steep yourself in history at Sarawak Cultural Village, look for all kinds of wild species at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Santubong.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kuching journey planning site.

Traveling by flight from George Town to Kuching takes 4.5 hours. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Kuching are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Fairy Caves
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Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Cultural Village ©
Sarawak Cultural Village

4
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Langkawi is known for nature, beaches, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, Head underground at Tanjung Rhu Beach, walk around Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, and kick back and relax at Cenang Beach.

Discover how to plan a Langkawi trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can fly from Kuching to Langkawi in 5.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Outdoors Adventure
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge

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