Travellers can soak in the sun at one of the many captivating beaches in Penang island. While exploring the quaint nooks and crannies of George Town, travellers can feast on delicacies from hawker street stalls, shop at the many quaint night markets and much more. Penang has unique heritage buildings which will give you a glimpse into a world where nature, tradition and history blend into a rich cultural tapestry.
The bustling city of Georgetown offers unique charms of architecture and sights from colonial past that has earned George Town a place in Unesco’s heritage site listing. In Georgetown, every clan house and building represents a page of Penang’s colourful history and every street corner has a tale to tell.
Batu Feringghi beach is the most famous beach in Penang with its sandy shores and vast open sea. Batu Ferringhi is a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the town. Stay in one of the beautiful resorts along the Batu Feringghi stretch and spend your afternoon soaking in the soothing sound of lapping waves and bright sunny rays of this tropical paradise.
The famous Penang Hill is a must stop for every visitor in Penang. The hill is 821m above sea level which creates a perfect environment for visitors with its cool, refreshing air and panoramic views of the island. Penang Hill also offers cable car services where you can take a short 30-minute cable car ride up the hill while enjoying the beautiful view.