16 days in Indonesia, Malaysia & Cambodia Itinerary

16 days in Indonesia, Malaysia & Cambodia Itinerary

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16 days in Indonesia, Malaysia & Cambodia Itinerary

Start: Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  19​h 15​min
1
Kuta, Indonesia
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Jakarta, Indonesia
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
George Town, Malaysia
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  1​h 15​min
4
Langkawi, Malaysia
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
5
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

4
nights
Kuta, Indonesia

Kuta ©
Formerly a sleepy fishing village, the beach resort town of Kuta now represents one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Tanah Lot Temple and Puja Mandala. You'll get in some beach time at Pandawa Beach and Geger Beach Nusa Dua Bali. Change things up with these side-trips from Kuta: Blue Point Beach (in Ungasan), Ubud (Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary & Tegenungan Waterfall) and Padang Padang Beach (in Pecatu). There's still lots to do: browse the different shops at Bali Collection, don't miss a visit to Legian Street, and stroll through Kuta Beach - Bali.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kuta trip itinerary planning website .

Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt to Kuta is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car, ferry, flight, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Sharm El Sheikh to Kuta. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in December; daily highs in Kuta reach 36°C and lows reach 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Jakarta.

Things to do in Kuta

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Nusa Dua, Ubud, Legian Street, Padang Padang Beach, Blue Point Beach
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 31:
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Pandawa Beach ©
Pandawa Beach
Blue Point Beach ©
Blue Point Beach
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary

few
hours
Jakarta, Indonesia

Jakarta
The capital and largest city of Indonesia, Jakarta offers the kind of cultural, historical, and natural stimulation expected from the most populous city in Southeast Asia.
To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Jakarta trip planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Kuta to Jakarta takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone changes from Central Indonesia Time to West Indonesia Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. December in Jakarta sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 30°C at night. You'll set off for George Town on the 31st (Sun).

Things to do in Jakarta

Shopping Theme Parks Parks
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3
nights
George Town, Malaysia

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Kek Lok Si Temple and Khoo Kongsi. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Armenian Street and 5.4 North. There's lots more to do: stop by Areca Books, wander the streets of Chew Jetty, see the interesting displays at The Camera Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dharmikarama Burmese Temple.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the George Town journey builder site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Jakarta to George Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. December in George Town sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Batik Painting Museum Penang, Kek Lok Si Temple
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 3:
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Armenian Street ©
Armenian Street
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
Dharmikarama Burmese Temple

4
nights
Langkawi, Malaysia

An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Tanjung Rhu Beach. Get outdoors at Kayaking & Canoeing and Kilim Karst Geoforest Park. And it doesn't end there: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Tengah Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Langkawi travel route planning tool .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from George Town to Langkawi in 1.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Langkawi due to the time zone difference. In January, daily temperatures in Langkawi can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach
Kilim Karst Geoforest Park ©
Kilim Karst Geoforest Park

3
nights
Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap ©
Once a small village in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap now serves as a gateway to the Angkor region's World Heritage-listed temple and other attractions.
Head to Very Berry -Handmade in Cambodia and Genevieve's Fair Trade Villagefor plenty of shopping. Bayon Temple and Ta Prohm are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Angkor Wat, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pre Rup, see the interesting displays at Angkor National Museum, and contemplate the long history of Baphuon Temple.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Siem Reap road trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Langkawi to Siem Reap takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Indochina Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Siem Reap when traveling from Langkawi in January, with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 7 — 10:
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Preah Khan ©
Preah Khan
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm

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