31 days in Malaysia Itinerary

31 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Langkawi
— 4 nights
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 4 nights
3
Kota Kinabalu
— 4 nights
4
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
5
Kuching
— 3 nights
6
Johor Bahru
— 2 nights
7
Pulau Tioman
— 2 nights
8
Melaka
— 4 nights
9
Kuala Lumpur
— 5 nights

4
nights
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: snap pictures at Langkawi Sky Bridge, observe the fascinating underwater world at Underwater World Langkawi, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and get outside with Zumba Langkawi.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Langkawi road trip planning tool.

Kuantan to Langkawi is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Langkawi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

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

4
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.
Go for a jaunt from George Town to Teluk Bahang to see Escape Theme Park about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, wander the streets of Chew Jetty, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dharmikarama Burmese Temple, and see the interesting displays at Khoo Kongsi.

To find out how to plan a trip to George Town, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by taxi from Langkawi to George Town takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Langkawi to George Town, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in George Town can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Penang Island, Escape Theme Park, Kek Lok Si Temple
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple

4
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kota Kinabalu: Sosodikon Hill (in Kundasang) and Chanteek Borneo Indigenous Museum (in Tuaran). There's lots more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, head outdoors with Raja Laut Kota Kinabalu Cruise, step off the mainland to explore Sapi Island, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kinabalu Park.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kota Kinabalu road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from George Town to Kota Kinabalu takes 5 hours. Traveling from George Town to Kota Kinabalu, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sabah, Sosodikon Hill, Chanteek Borneo Indigenous Museum
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Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu
Climbing Tours
Manukan Island ©
Manukan Island

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Clearwater / Wind Show Caves. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating underground world of Deer Cave and then take in the views from Mulu Skywalk.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Gunung Mulu National Park trip planning app.

You can fly from Kota Kinabalu to Gunung Mulu National Park in 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk

3
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Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Spend the 16th (Thu) exploring nature at Bako National Park. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, snap pictures at Golden Anniversary Bridge, stop by Left And Right Artisan Handcraft, and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Borneoartifact Asian Art, Antiques, Cultural artifacts.

Planning Kuching trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Fly from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kuching in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Kuching

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

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Legoland Malaysia. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad and then take in nature's colorful creations at Noah's Ark Natural Animal Sanctuary.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Johor Bahru using our trip planner.

Getting from Kuching to Johor Bahru by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry. July in Johor Bahru sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Pulau Tioman.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks Wildlife Parks
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Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Noah's Ark Natural Animal Sanctuary ©
Noah's Ark Natural Animal Sanctuary
Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad ©
Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): head outdoors with Monkey Bay, thensee some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then step off the mainland to explore Renggis Island. Here are some ideas for day two: tee off at Tioman Island Golf Club and then kick back and relax at Panuba Beach.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Pulau Tioman trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by combination of bus and ferry from Johor Bahru to Pulau Tioman takes 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Melaka.

Things to do in Pulau Tioman

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Renggis Island ©
Renggis Island
Monkey Bay ©
Monkey Bay

4
nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Melaka is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to The Huskitory, explore the ancient world of St Paul's Church, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Taming Sari, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., and admire the landmark architecture of Stadthuys.

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Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Pulau Tioman to Melaka takes 8 hours. In July, daytime highs in Melaka are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Melaka

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

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.
Kuala Lumpur is known for parks, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Batu Caves, get a taste of the local shopping with BB Park Bukit Bintang, browse the different shops at Central Market Kuala Lumpur, and walk around KLCC Park.

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

Drive from Melaka to Kuala Lumpur in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping Parks Tours

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park

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