7 days in Malaysia Itinerary

7 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
2
Melaka
— 1 night
3
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
4
Langkawi
— 1 night
5
Kota Kinabalu
— 1 night


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1
night
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.
On the 9th (Thu), explore the engaging exhibits at Museum of Illusions, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, thenadmire the masterpieces at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, and finally take an in-depth tour of National Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): stroll around KL Bird Park, thenHead underground at Batu Caves, thenstroll around KLCC Park, and finally scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur trip maker.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Kuala Lumpur. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Wildlife Museums Parks

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia ©
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

1
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Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): examine the collection at Fun Park Museum 尧方乐园博物馆, get engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Tham Siew Inn Artist Gallery, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Stadthuys, thensee the interesting displays at House of Museums Malacca, and finally take an in-depth tour of The Royal Press.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Melaka travel route planning site.

You can drive from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Melaka are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Melaka

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
Stadthuys ©
Stadthuys
The Royal Press ©
The Royal Press

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kek Lok Si Temple, see the interesting displays at Kuih Culture Gallery & Workshop, see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, examine the collection at Asia Comic Cultural Museum, thenexamine the collection at Khoo Kongsi, and finally take an in-depth tour of Sun Yat Sen Museum. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit Chew Jetty, steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, thentake an in-depth tour of Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, thenexamine the collection at The Camera Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Asia Camera Museum.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your George Town trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Melaka to George Town takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Melaka to George Town, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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

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Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Tanjung Rhu Beach, snap pictures at Langkawi Sky Bridge, thentake a memorable tour with Tours, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Cenang Beach, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Underwater World Langkawi.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Langkawi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by taxi from George Town to Langkawi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from George Town to Langkawi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. April in Langkawi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then step off the mainland to explore Manukan Island.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kota Kinabalu day trip planning app.

Getting from Langkawi to Kota Kinabalu by flight takes about 6.5 hours. In April in Kota Kinabalu, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Manukan Island ©
Manukan Island
Spas

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