PLACES OF INTEREST IN PENANG

 

 

A fascinating fusion of the East and West, Penang embraces modernity while retaining its traditions and old world charm. These are reflected in its harmonious multiracial populace and well-preserved heritage buildings which led to George Town being accorded a listing as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site recently. Long regarded as the food capital of Malaysia, Penang also entices visitors with its beautiful coasts and scrumptious cuisines

Tourism Penang web site

What to See
Offering the best of Asia, Penang's sights and sounds reflect the colourful heritage of her many races and the pride of her people.

What to Eat
Penang gourmet ranges from street food to fine dining but her myriad of flavours are definitely unique to the island state.

What to Do
Though there are definitely more than 10 interesting things to do in Penang, here's our Top 10 picks of "must-dos" when visiting the Pearl of the Orient.