19 days in Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi & George Town Itinerary

19 days in Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi & George Town Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kuala Lumpur
— 5 nights
2
Langkawi
— 8 nights
3
George Town
— 4 nights
4
Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Aquaria. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sunway Pyramid Shopping Mall and BB Park Bukit Bintang. Take a break from the city and head to Batu Caves and Bagan Lalang Beach. Take a break from Kuala Lumpur with a short trip to Pantai Kelanang Beach in Banting, about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Chinatown, don't miss a visit to KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway, stroll around KL Bird Park, and stop by Little India Brickfields.

To see photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur sightseeing planning tool.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Kuala Lumpur International Airport and Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah International Airport. In December in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bagan Lalang Beach, Sunway Pyramid Shopping Mall, Pantai Kelanang Beach, Batu Caves
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Suria KLCC Mall ©
Suria KLCC Mall
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Chinatown ©
Chinatown

8
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Get a sense of the local culture at Atma Alam Batik Village and Wat Wanararm. Appreciate the collections at Batik Village and Laman Padi Langkawi. Spend the 22nd (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Langkawi Geopark, explore the gorgeous colors at Pulau Payar Marine Park, kick back and relax at Cenang Beach, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Langkawi trip planner.

You can fly from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. December in Langkawi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Pasir Tengkorak Beach ©
Pasir Tengkorak Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing
The Els Club Teluk Datai ©
The Els Club Teluk Datai

4
nights
George Town

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Step off the beaten path and head to Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram and The Camera Museum. Shop till you drop at Queensbay Mall and Jonathanyun Sculptural Jewelry. Get out of town with these interesting George Town side-trips: Tropical Fruit Farm (in Batu Ferringhi) and Monkey Beach (in Teluk Bahang). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, explore the different monuments and memorials at Old Protestant Cemetery, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and buy something for everyone on your list at Gurney Paragon Mall.

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You can drive from Langkawi to George Town in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time to Western Indonesia Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. December in George Town sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in George Town

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Queensbay Mall, Kek Lok Si Temple, Tropical Fruit Farm, Monkey Beach
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Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram ©
Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram
Asia Camera Museum ©
Asia Camera Museum
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion

1
night
Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): get outside with Dark Cave Malaysia and then buy something for everyone on your list at The Mines Shopping Mall.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur online attractions planner.

Getting from George Town to Kuala Lumpur by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from George Town to Kuala Lumpur is 1 hour. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Outdoors Shopping Spas

Side Trips

The Mines Shopping Mall, Dark Cave Malaysia
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Dark Cave Malaysia ©
Dark Cave Malaysia
Istana Negara ©
Istana Negara
The Mines Shopping Mall ©
The Mines Shopping Mall

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