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19 days in Malaysia, East Asia & Singapore Itinerary
Start: Hong Kong, China
Hong Kong, China— 3 nights
Singapore, Singapore— 3 nights
bus: 9h 30min
Melaka, Malaysia— 3 nights
train: 2h 45min
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia— 2 nights
bus: 6h 15min
Cameron Highlands, Malaysia— 2 nights
taxi + train + ferry: 5h
George Town, Malaysia— 5 nights
Fly + taxi: 8h
End: Hangzhou, China
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Hong Kong, China
Pearl of the Orient
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dragon's Back, Chi Lin Nunnery and Hong Kong Heritage Museum. Spend the 27th (Sun) in some colorful company at Ocean Park. There's lots more to do: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wong Tai Sin Temple (Sik Sik Yuen Temple), look for gifts at In's Point, and take a stroll through Mong Kok.
To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Hong Kong online trip itinerary builder .
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Hong Kong International, Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport and Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport. In January, daily temperatures in Hong Kong can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. On the 29th (Tue), you're off toSingapore.
Things to do in Hong Kong
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A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): let the kids burn off some steam at Far East Organization Children's Garden and then enjoy breathtaking views from Marina Bay Sands Skypark. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Singapore Botanic Gardens, then pause for some photo ops at Merlion Park, then explore the galleries of Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Gardens by the Bay.
For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Singapore travel planner.
Traveling by flight from Hong Kong to Singapore takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Hong Kong in January: high temperatures in Singapore hover around 87°F and lows are around 77°F. On the 1st (Fri), you'll travel to Melaka.
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Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): explore the activities along Malacca River, delve into the distant past at St. Paul's Hill & Church (Bukit St. Paul), take in panoramic vistas at Menara Taming Sari, then take an in-depth tour of Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Church. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Christ Church, make a trip to Red Square (Dutch Square), take an in-depth tour of Stadthuys, then steep yourself in history at A Famosa Fort, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, and finally don't miss a visit to The Huskitory.
To see maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Melaka trip builder website .
Getting from Singapore to Melaka by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Melaka can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kuala Lumpur.
Things to do in Melaka
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Garden City of Lights
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 shopping, parks, wildlife, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, Head underground at Batu Caves, and take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur.
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You can drive from Melaka to Kuala Lumpur in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In February in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between 92°F during the day and 75°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cameron Highlands.
Things to do in Kuala Lumpur
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Cameron Highlands, Malaysia
Breathe in some fresh air during a holiday in Cameron Highlands, a hill station in Malaysia known for its impressive vistas.Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): experience rural life at Cameron Bharat Tea Estate, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cameron Highlands Trail No. 10, and then get curious at Agro-Technology Park Mardi Cameron Highlands. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sam Poh Temple, experience rural life at Blueberry Earthouse, then examine the collection at Time Tunnel Museum, and finally experience rural life at Big Red Strawberry Farm.
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Getting from Kuala Lumpur to Cameron Highlands by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to George Town.
Things to do in Cameron Highlands
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George Town, Malaysia
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kerachut Beach, Panpuri Organic Spa Penang and Matahari Cycle Tours & Travel. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dharmikarama Burmese Temple, take an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion, and admire the sheer force of Chin Farm Waterfall.
To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the George Town online tour planner .
Drive from Cameron Highlands to George Town in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, train, and ferry. Traveling from Cameron Highlands to George Town, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In February in George Town, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 74°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in George Town
Penang Island, Kek Lok Si Temple, Kerachut Beach, Chin Farm Waterfall
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