5 days in Malaysia Itinerary

5 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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5 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  2 h
3
Langkawi
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): buy something for everyone on your list at Central Market Kuala Lumpur, then stop by Happy Creations, then explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, and finally browse the different shops at Suria KLCC Mall.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur trip planner .

Bengaluru, India to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Kuala Lumpur is 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in December, with highs in Kuala Lumpur at 37°C and lows at 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping Parks Nature

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Central Market Kuala Lumpur ©
Central Market Kuala Lumpur
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Suria KLCC Mall ©
Suria KLCC Mall

1
night
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 25th (Wed): browse the different shops at Gurney Plaza, then buy something for everyone on your list at Queensbay Mall, then stop by 5.4 North, and finally identify plant and animal life at The Habitat Penang Hill.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read George Town trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Kuala Lumpur to George Town takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to George Town due to the time zone difference. In December in George Town, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Shopping Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

The Habitat Penang Hill, Queensbay Mall
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Queensbay Mall ©
Queensbay Mall
The Habitat Penang Hill ©
The Habitat Penang Hill
Gurney Plaza ©
Gurney Plaza

2
nights
Langkawi

An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then kick back and relax at Pasir Tengkorak Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then kick back and relax at Tanjung Rhu Beach, and then get in on the family fun at Crocodile Adventureland Langkawi.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Langkawi tour itinerary builder website .

Getting from George Town to Langkawi by combination of bus and flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: 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. In December, daily temperatures in Langkawi can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Parks Adventure
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Zipline
Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach
Pasir Tengkorak Beach ©
Pasir Tengkorak Beach

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