5 days in Malaysia Itinerary

5 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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George Town, Penang Island
— 1 night
2
Langkawi
— 1 night
3
Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): admire the striking features of Kek Lok Si Temple, see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, thentake an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion, and finally steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our George Town travel planner.

Seattle, USA to George Town is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Western Indonesia Time, which is usually a 15 hour difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Seattle in January: high temperatures in George Town hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Kek Lok Si Temple
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion

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Langkawi

An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): get interesting insight from Tours and then snap pictures at Langkawi Sky Bridge.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Langkawi trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from George Town to Langkawi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Langkawi. In January, daytime highs in Langkawi are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Adventure Tours
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): Head underground at Batu Caves, stroll around KLCC Park, thenadmire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur.

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur holiday planner.

Getting from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In January, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Nature Historic Sites

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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