4 days in Butterworth & George Town Itinerary

4 days in Butterworth & George Town Itinerary

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4 days in Butterworth & George Town Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  6​h
1
Butterworth
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
2
George Town
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Singapore

1
night
Butterworth

Butterworth ©
Butterworth serves as a vital transportation hub for travelers wanting to reach the more popular George Town across Penang Strait.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tow Boo Kong Temple Butterworth, play a few rounds at Kelab Tentera Udara, and then take an in-depth tour of Lembah Bujang Archaeological Museum.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Butterworth travel planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Butterworth is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to West Indonesia Time (WIB), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In September, daytime highs in Butterworth are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Butterworth

Golf Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lembah Bujang Archaeological Museum, St. Anne's Church
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St. Anne's Church ©
St. Anne's Church
Tow Boo Kong Temple Butterworth ©
Tow Boo Kong Temple Butterworth
Lembah Bujang Archaeological Museum ©

2
nights
George Town

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kek Lok Si Temple, contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, then get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, then examine the collection at Khoo Kongsi, and finally don't miss a visit to Chew Jetty. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have some family-friendly fun at Laser Battle, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Armenian Street, then see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, and finally steep yourself in history at Fort Cornwallis.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our George Town trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Butterworth to George Town in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Laser Battle, Kek Lok Si Temple
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Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

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