8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
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Kuala Selangor
— 1 night
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Kuala Terengganu
— 1 night
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Kuantan
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 7th (Tue), walk around KL Bird Park and then explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, then take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Maha Mariamman Temple.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from New Delhi to Kuala Lumpur, you'll lose 2.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New Delhi in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Kuala Lumpur, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kuala Selangor.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KL Bird Park ©
KL Bird Park

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Kuala Selangor

Kuala Selangor ©
Traditional village atmosphere prevails in Kuala Selangor, settled by the Dutch in the 18th century.
On the 9th (Thu), stroll around Kuala Selangor Nature Park (Taman Alam Kuala Selangor).

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kuala Selangor online itinerary planner.

Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Selangor in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. June in Kuala Selangor sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Kuala Terengganu.

Things to do in Kuala Selangor

Wildlife · Parks
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Kuala Terengganu

Kuala Terengganu ©
Once a small fishing village, Kuala Terengganu is now a developing city where skyscrapers often stand shoulder to shoulder with traditional kampong-style houses.
On the 10th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Tengku Tengah Zaharah Mosque, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Pasar Payang, and then don't miss a visit to Al-Muktafi Billah Shah Mosque.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Kuala Terengganu day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Kuala Selangor to Kuala Terengganu takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. June in Kuala Terengganu sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kuantan.

Things to do in Kuala Terengganu

Shopping
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Pasar Payang ©
Pasar Payang
Tengku Tengah Zaharah Mosque ©
Tengku Tengah Zaharah Mosque
Al-Muktafi Billah Shah Mosque ©
Al-Muktafi Billah Shah Mosque

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Kuantan

Kuantan ©
The capital of Malaysia's third-largest state, busy Kuantan remains generally untouristed, yet continues to grow as a residential urban community.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): make a trip to Masjid Sultan Ahmad Shah, take in the dramatic scenery at Sungai Pandan Waterfall, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Rainbow Waterfall. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Taman Gelora and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cherating Turtle Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kuantan day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Kuala Terengganu to Kuantan in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Kuantan can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuantan

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Rainbow Waterfall, Cherating Turtle Sanctuary
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Cherating Turtle Sanctuary ©
Cherating Turtle Sanctuary
Rainbow Waterfall ©
Rainbow Waterfall
Sungai Pandan Waterfall ©
Sungai Pandan Waterfall