Malaysia Solo Travel Holiday
10 DAYS / 9 NIGHTS
Starting in the dazzling city of Kuala Lumpur, take to the streets to explore the vibrant city that is KL. Be amazed by the eclectic mix of modern and colonial architecture.
While there, you will have time to check out the many unique landmarks, or simply indulge in the gastronomic delights that the city has to offer. Additionally, we will send you on a bike tour of downtown with an expert guide.
From the big city, we’ll send you up to Fraser’s Hill for some bird watching and an overnight stay in the jungle. Go on a hike to explore the lush green jungle or simply relax and take it all in.
Your next stop is Malaysia’s food capital, Penang. Here you will get a mix of free time and guided city tour that will take you to some cool spots and of course, famous eateries.
After you’ve had your time in Penang, your final stop will be Langkawi Island, where you will visit the Langkawi Geopark for a mangrove kayaking. Finally, your highlight will be spending the last few days of your trip relaxing and enjoying the sand and waves, at a lovely beach resort.
Day 1: Arrival Kuala Lumpur
Upon arrival at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, we will pick you up and transfer you to your accommodation. Once you have checked in, the rest of the time is for you to spend at leisure. We recommend you take to the streets to explore the vibrant city of Kuala Lumpur.
Day 2: Kuala Lumpur
Start your adventure today by making your way over to the Malaysian Tourism Complex (MaTiC) and meet your cycling guide. Hop on the Dutch style bicycle and start your tour through the city of Kuala Lumpur. Learn all about the history and culture of the city, as you pass the unique and historical buildings. Ride past the Petronas Towers, various markets, and the Sin Sze Ya temple. Enjoy a local brunch halfway through the tour. The tour is finished around noon and you will have the rest of the day to explore.
Day 3: Fraser’s Hill
On day 3 you will head out of the city and on to Fraser’s Hill for some bird watching. Afterwards, we take you to your jungle accommodation in Fraser’s hill where you will check in and spend the rest of the day at your own leisure.
Day 4: Fraser’s Hill
Head out for a guided jungle hike with local guides to explore the jungle and learn about the flora and fauna found in the area. Return the accommodation and enjoy a delicious local lunch. Spend the rest of the day free at leisure at your jungle hut. Go for a swim in the river or do another trek on your own.
Day 5: Penang
After breakfast, check out and meet our driver. Transfer to Penang, the journey will take approx 4 hours.
Upon arrival, check in and spend the rest of the day at own leisure.
Day 6: Penang
Meet your driver at your accommodation after breakfast. Today, you will explore known and hidden parts of Penang Island. Witness the local traditional art of fabric making at one of the workshops. Continue on into the hills of Penang where you’ll enjoy the lush greenery and fruit orchards. Stop by one of the street stalls for a snack. You’ll also visit the famous Lek Kok Si temple, which is the largest Buddhist temple in Malaysia. Finally, pay a visit to the traditional Malay villages and a local market. Return to your accommodation in the afternoon.
Day 7: Langkawi
After an early breakfast, you will head to the Swettenham Jetty. At the jetty, you will board the ferry for your three-hour ride to the tropical island of Langkawi. Your driver will meet you at the Kuah Jetty and take you to your accommodation where you will have the rest of the day to relax and take it all in.
Day 8: Langkawi
Langkawi Geopark, said to be 550 million years old, is named so due to its geological heritage and significance. Within the Geopark is the Kilim river, over which you will be spending a quiet and peaceful day kayaking. Glide through Langkawi’s mangrove forests while enjoying a real up‐close and personal experience with the nature and ecology of the river. Explore small river channels where ‘mass tourist boats’ can’t go and, if lucky, you may also spot a variety of Langkawi’s wildlife, including monkeys, snakes, eagles, kits, kingfishers, otters, and monitor lizards. Along the way, stop by the bat cave as well as an eagle area. End your kayaking adventure with a visit to a fish farm and floating restaurant for delicious local lunch.
Day 9: Langkawi
Have a hearty breakfast at your accommodation. Spend the whole day at your own leisure as this is the day for you to frolic at your own pace.
Day 10: Langkawi Departure
We’ll be sad to see you go as we take you to the airport for your departure.
Customize the Malaysia Solo Travel Holiday
The options for customizing this tour are endless. We have a vast array of accommodation and activities to choose from, so if you want to make this trip fit your style, let us know and we will help make it perfect for you. Read on to see some examples of the things we can do:
- Upgrade accommodations.
- Private tours and transport.
- Get a guide for the duration of your trip.
- Extend or reduce the duration of the tour.
Experiences and Activities
- Increase or reduce the amount of tours and activities to fit your style.
- See more wildlife.
- Spend more time on the beach.
- See more cities.
- Do more trekking.
- Eat more food.
- Spend more time experiencing the culture.
- Go off the grid for some real adventure.
This is just the tip of the iceberg. After all, this is your holiday and you should spend it doing what you want to do. Contact us now to get started planning.
Got something else in mind? We’ll help you plan it.