5 days in Malaysia Itinerary

5 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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5 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Lagos
Fly:  28​h
1
George Town, Penang Island
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Lagos

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 24th (Tue): examine the collection at Khoo Kongsi, get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, then examine the collection at Penang House of Music, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kek Lok Si Temple, and finally revel in the low prices at Indochine Natural.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our George Town online holiday maker .

Lagos, Nigeria to George Town is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Western African Time (WAT) to West Indonesia Time (WIB) is 6 hours. Traveling from Lagos in December, expect nights in George Town to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are little chillier, around 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Kek Lok Si Temple, Indochine Natural
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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

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 25th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of National Museum, explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, walk around KLCC Park, then admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kuala Lumpur day trip tool .

Fly from George Town to Kuala Lumpur in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Kuala Lumpur. In December, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) 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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