60 days in Malaysia Itinerary

60 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Kuala Lumpur
— 7 nights
2
Genting Highlands
— 3 nights
3
Melaka
— 7 nights
4
Johor Bahru
— 7 nights
5
Pulau Tioman
— 4 nights
6
Pulau Pangkor
— 2 nights
7
Kota Kinabalu
— 7 nights
8
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
9
Kuching
— 6 nights
10
George Town, Penang Island
— 7 nights
11
Langkawi
— 7 nights

7
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Petronas Twin Towers and Menara Kuala Lumpur. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 19th (Sat) at Sunway Lagoon. There's still lots to do: walk around KLCC Park, observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquaria, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Batu Caves.

Plan my day in Kuala Lumpur using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Kuala Lumpur. In September, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can go by car to Genting Highlands.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Shopping · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Petaling Jaya, Batu Caves, Saga Hill Trial, Lord Murugan Statue
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Sunway Lagoon ©
Sunway Lagoon
Aquaria ©
Aquaria

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Genting Highlands

Genting Highlands ©
Genting Highlands represents a hill resort with a cool climate and plenty of attractions.
Attractions like The VOID and Kechara Forest Retreat make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Gunung Besar Hantu in Seremban (about 54 minutes away). There's lots more to do: get your game on at Skytropolis Indoor Theme Park, don't miss a visit to Chin Swee Cave Temple, buy something for everyone on your list at Genting Highlands Premium Outlets, and take in the awesome beauty at Gunung Bunga Buah.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Genting Highlands trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kuala Lumpur to Genting Highlands takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Melaka.

Things to do in Genting Highlands

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kechara Forest Retreat, Gunung Besar Hantu
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Gunung Besar Hantu ©
Gunung Besar Hantu
The VOID ©
The VOID
Skytropolis Indoor Theme Park ©
Skytropolis Indoor Theme Park

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Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Bring the kids along to Pusat Ikan Hiasan and Malacca River. When in Melaka, make a side trip to see Sri Anjaneyar Alayam Temple in Port Dickson, approximately Port Dickson away. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, make a trip to Windmill Dutch Square Melaka, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., delve into the distant past at St Paul's Church, and contemplate the long history of A Famosa Fort.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Melaka sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Genting Highlands to Melaka in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September in Melaka, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to drive to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Ayer Keroh, Port Dickson
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St Paul's Church ©
St Paul's Church
Pusat Ikan Hiasan ©
Pusat Ikan Hiasan
Melaka Butterfly and Reptile Sanctuary ©
Melaka Butterfly and Reptile Sanctuary

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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.
Family-friendly places like Legoland Malaysia and Johor Bahru City Square will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Johor Bahru: Khatulistiwa Spa (in Pasir Gudang), Gunung Pulai (Mount Pulai) (in Kulai) and Teluk Sengat Crocodile Farm (in Kota Tinggi). Pack the 5th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Thomas Town - Puteri Harbour. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Kota Tinggi Firefly Park, view the masterpieces at Mini Kuso Trick Art Gallery, buy something for everyone on your list at The Mall, Mid Valley Southkey, and find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Johor Bahru trip planning website.

You can drive from Melaka to Johor Bahru in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In September in Johor Bahru, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Pulau Tioman.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Khatulistiwa Spa, Gunung Pulai (Mount Pulai), Teluk Sengat Crocodile Farm
Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 6:
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Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Teluk Sengat Crocodile Farm ©
Teluk Sengat Crocodile Farm
Thomas Town - Puteri Harbour ©
Thomas Town - Puteri Harbour

4
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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.
Family-friendly places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Tioman Island Golf Club will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Renggis Island, soothe aching muscles at Ombak House, get outside with Monkey Bay, and kick back and relax at Panuba Beach.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Pulau Tioman day trip planning website.

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Johor Bahru to Pulau Tioman in 6 hours. October in Pulau Tioman sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 27°C at night. You'll set off for Pulau Pangkor on the 10th (Sat).

Things to do in Pulau Tioman

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Panuba Beach ©
Panuba Beach
Renggis Island ©
Renggis Island

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Pulau Pangkor

Pulau Pangkor ©
Tropical Pangkor provided the setting for the Treaty of 1874, which strengthened ened British control of Perak and its lucrative tin trade.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): make a trip to Foo Lin Kong Temple, then step off the mainland to explore Pangkor Island, then head off the coast to Pulau Giam, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Coral Beach. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Kilang Satay Ikan Hai Seng Hin.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Pulau Pangkor trip itinerary builder site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Pulau Tioman to Pulau Pangkor. In October, daily temperatures in Pulau Pangkor can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Pulau Pangkor

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Coral Beach ©
Coral Beach
Kilang Satay Ikan Hai Seng Hin ©
Kilang Satay Ikan Hai Seng Hin
Pulau Giam ©
Pulau Giam

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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.
Bring the kids along to Climbing Tours and Kinabalu Park. Get out of town with these interesting Kota Kinabalu side-trips: 3D Wonders Museum (in Tamparuli), Tagal Tinopikon Park (in Penampang) and Sosodikon Hill (in Kundasang). Spend the 15th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Manukan Island, tee off at Dalit Bay Golf & Country Club, get outside with Star Marina Watersports, and relax and rejuvenate at The Spa.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Kota Kinabalu sightseeing tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Pulau Pangkor to Kota Kinabalu. In October, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Tuaran, Sabah, 3D Wonders Museum, Tagal Tinopikon Park, Sosodikon Hill
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 19:
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Kinabalu Park ©
Kinabalu Park
Climbing Tours
Tagal Tinopikon Park ©
Tagal Tinopikon Park

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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.
On the 20th (Tue), take in the views from Mulu Skywalk and then see the sights as you ascend with Garden Of Eden Valley Walk. Here are some ideas for day two: Head underground at Deer Cave.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Gunung Mulu National Park trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Kota Kinabalu to Gunung Mulu National Park in 2.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Gunung Mulu National Park are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. On the 21st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 21:
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Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Bako National Park and Semenggoh Nature Reserve. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Sarawak Cultural Village, make a trip to Kuching Esplanade, examine the collection at Sarawak Museum, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Santubong.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kuching trip planner.

Getting from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kuching by flight takes about 3.5 hours. October in Kuching sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks · Tours · Nature
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Kuching Caving ©
Kuching Caving
Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve

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George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Kids will enjoy Escape Theme Park and Penang House of Music. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around George Town: Ipoh (Time Tunnel Museum, Ipoh Old Town, Dream Big World, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, stop by Chew Jetty, contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, and get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our George Town online vacation planner.

Getting from Kuching to George Town by flight takes about 4.5 hours. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Western Indonesia Time (WIB), which is usually a -1 hour difference. October in George Town sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Penang Island, Batu Ferringhi, Ipoh, Indochine Natural, Kek Lok Si Temple
Find places to stay Oct 27 — Nov 3:
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Panpuri Organic Spa Penang ©
Panpuri Organic Spa Penang
Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Adventure Zone ©
Adventure Zone

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Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Attractions like Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Langkawi Sky Bridge make great kid-friendly stops. On the 6th (Fri), enjoy an adventurous day among the treetops at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, take in the awesome beauty at Gunung Mat Cincang, meet the residents at Underwater World Langkawi, and look for all kinds of wild species at Pulau Payar Marine Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Langkawi vacation builder.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from George Town to Langkawi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In November, daytime highs in Langkawi are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 10:
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

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