37 days in Malaysia Itinerary

37 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Start: Jodhpur
Fly:  11 h
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Melaka
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Johor Bahru
— 4 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Ferry:  5 h 45 min
4
Pulau Tioman
— 1 day
+4
Ferry + Foot + Bus + Subway + Fly:  6 h 15 min
5
Langkawi
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  2 h
6
George Town, Penang Island
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Ipoh
— 2 nights
+4
Train + Foot + Fly + Taxi + Ferry:  8 h 45 min
8
Pulau Perhentian Kecil
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12 h 15 min
9
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
10
Kuching
— 4 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: Jodhpur

5
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.
Visiting Batu Caves and KL Bird Park will get you outdoors. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Central Market Kuala Lumpur and BB Park Bukit Bintang. Step out of Kuala Lumpur to go to Petaling Jaya and see Oasis Village, which is approximately 30 minutes away. categoryPhrases.sentence.Plan_for_a_day_of_cool_family_friendly_fun_on_the_day_at Sunway Lagoon. Next up on the itinerary: stop by Chinatown, browse the different shops at Pavilion KL, take an in-depth tour of National Museum, and take in the exciting artwork at Shalini Ganendra Fine Art.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur trip maker app.

Jodhpur, India to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2.5 hours traveling from Jodhpur to Kuala Lumpur due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Jodhpur in June: high temperatures in Kuala Lumpur hover around 39°C and lows are around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Petaling Jaya, Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque, Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Chinatown ©
Chinatown

4
nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Shop till you drop at Tham Siew Inn Artist Gallery and The Orangutan House. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum and Malacca Heritage Centre. Change things up with a short trip to Muzium Tentera Darat in Port Dickson (about 1h 20 min away). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Stadthuys, explore the ancient world of St Paul's Church, see the interesting displays at Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca, and take an in-depth tour of Perbadanan Muzium Melaka.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Melaka travel app.

You can drive from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. June in Melaka sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Melaka

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Muzium Tentera Darat
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Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory
Stadthuys ©
Stadthuys

4
nights
Johor Bahru

Johor Bahru ©
A trip to Johor Bahru allows visitors to travel back to the colonial era and discover places of worship reminding visitors of the country's rich history and multicultural character. Explore museums preserving the stories of different communities from across Asia, and take time to get to know the city's charming streets, vibrant galleries, and growing cafe culture.
Escape the urban bustle at Desaru and Kota Tinggi Firefly Park. Get a sense of the local culture at Chinese Heritage Museum and Arulmigu Rajamariamman Devasthanam. Change things up with a short trip to Johor Premium Outlet in Kulai (about 38 minutes away). categoryPhrases.sentence.Plan_for_a_day_of_cool_family_friendly_fun_on_the_day_at Legoland Malaysia. Next up on the itinerary: buy something for everyone on your list at Johor Bahru City Square and stop by Aeon Mall Bukit Indah.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Johor Bahru attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Melaka to Johor Bahru takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June, daytime highs in Johor Bahru are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Pulau Tioman.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Shopping Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Johor Premium Outlet, Desaru
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IKEA Tebrau ©
IKEA Tebrau
Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Desaru ©
Desaru

1
day
Pulau Tioman

Thick, verdant jungle blankets the hilly island of Pulau Tioman, dotted with steep cliffs and tumbling waterfalls, and filled with rare species such as bearcats, giant flying squirrels, slow lorises, and Tioman "walking" catfish.
On the 3rd (Wed), take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Pulau Tioman itinerary maker tool.

Do a combination of bus and ferry from Johor Bahru to Pulau Tioman in 6 hours. In July, daytime highs in Pulau Tioman are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Pulau Tioman

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling

4
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
We've included these beaches for you: Cenang Beach and Tanjung Rhu Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Art In Paradise and Wat Wanararm. Next up on the itinerary: see the vivid underwater world at Pulau Payar Marine Park, take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, take in the dramatic natural features at Gua Kelawar (Bat Cave), and whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Langkawi tour planner.

Getting from Pulau Tioman to Langkawi by combination of ferry, bus, and flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Langkawi can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Zipline

6
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pinang Peranakan Mansion and Chew Jetty. Kids will enjoy Escape Theme Park and Batu Ferringhi Beach. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Khoo Kongsi, explore the world behind art at Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, browse the exhibits of Hin Bus Depot, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kek Lok Si Temple.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the George Town day trip planning website.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Langkawi to George Town in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Western Indonesia Time is minus 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in George Town can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ipoh.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Shopping Theme Parks

Side Trips

Penang Island, Escape Theme Park, Queensbay Mall, Batu Ferringhi Beach, Kek Lok Si Temple
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Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Khoo Kongsi ©
Khoo Kongsi
Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): explore the activities along Kinta River, learn more about the world around you at The Geological Museum, explore the world behind art at Funtasy House Trick Art, then explore the galleries of Miniature Wonders Art Gallery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at 22 Hale Street. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Ho Yan Hor Museum, examine the collection at Dream Big World, take an in-depth tour of Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo, then examine the collection at Kinta Tin Mining Museum, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Mah Meri Art Gallery.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Ipoh trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from George Town to Ipoh in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Ipoh due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Ipoh can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Pulau Perhentian Kecil.

Things to do in Ipoh

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Kinta Tin Mining Museum, Mah Meri Art Gallery
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Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo ©
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo
Ho Yan Hor Museum ©
Ho Yan Hor Museum
Miniature Wonders Art Gallery ©
Miniature Wonders Art Gallery

1
day
Pulau Perhentian Kecil

The smaller of the two coral-tinged Perhentian Islands, Pulau Perhentian Kecil remains more popular with the younger backpacker crowd due to more affordable living costs.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): kick back and relax at Long Beach, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Perhentian Island Mosque.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Pulau Perhentian Kecil trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train, flight, and ferry from Ipoh to Pulau Perhentian Kecil takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Pulau Perhentian Kecil are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Kecil

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Perhentian Island Mosque ©
Perhentian Island Mosque

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.
Get outdoors at Deer Cave and Clearwater / Wind Show Caves. There's much more to do: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, stroll through Gunung Mulu Summit Trek, and snap pictures at Mulu Skywalk.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Gunung Mulu National Park trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Gunung Mulu National Park. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Gunung Mulu Summit Trek ©
Gunung Mulu Summit Trek

4
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Sarawak Museum and Sarawak Cultural Village are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Shop till you drop at Johns Gallery and The Spring Shopping Mall. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, explore the striking landscape of Bako National Park, look for gifts at Left And Right Artisan Handcraft, and examine the collection at The Ranee Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Kuching online vacation maker.

Traveling by flight from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kuching takes 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Kuching are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kuching

Museums Parks Shopping
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Sarawak Museum ©
Sarawak Museum
Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve

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