15 days in Penang Itinerary

15 days in Penang Itinerary

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15 days in Penang Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
George Town, Penang Island
— 10 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Perai
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

10
nights
George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Explore George Town's surroundings by going to Sunshine Square (in Bayan Lepas), ESCAPE (in Teluk Bahang) and Tropical Fruit Farm (in Batu Ferringhi). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Kek Lok Si Temple, see the interesting displays at Khoo Kongsi, admire the natural beauty at Tropical Spice Garden, and explore the striking landscape of Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang).

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the George Town attractions website .

Kuala Lumpur to George Town is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time to West Indonesia Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Perai.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Penang Island, Batu Ferringhi, Bayan Lepas, Tanjung Bungah, ESCAPE
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Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©

4
nights
Perai

Perai ©
Perai, also known as Prai, is an industrial town in Central Seberang Perai, Penang, Malaysia. Take a break from Perai with a short trip to Bukit Mertajam Recreational Forest in Bukit Mertajam, about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church, don't miss a visit to Butterworth Art Walk, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take a stroll through Little India - Penang.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Perai trip planner .

Perai is very close to George Town. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Perai

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Penang, Bukit Mertajam, Butterworth, Bayan Lepas, Bukit Mertajam Town
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Bukit Mertajam Recreational Forest ©
Bukit Mertajam Recreational Forest
St. Anne's Church ©
St. Anne's Church
Tow Boo Kong Temple Butterworth ©
Tow Boo Kong Temple Butterworth

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