5 days in Penang & Mentakab Itinerary

5 days in Penang & Mentakab Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Drive:  3 h 45 min
1
Butterworth
— Few hours
Drive:  45 min
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Air Itam, Penang Island
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5 h 45 min
4
Mentakab
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

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Butterworth

Butterworth
Butterworth serves as a vital transportation hub for travelers wanting to reach the more popular George Town across Penang Strait.
On the 1st (Sun), play a few rounds at Kelab Tentera Udara.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Butterworth trip maker site.

Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth due to the time zone difference. In December in Butterworth, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Butterworth

Golf Outdoors
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night
George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): wander the streets of Chew Jetty, steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, thenget engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, thensee the interesting displays at Khoo Kongsi, and finally see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the George Town trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Butterworth to George Town takes an hour. In December, daily temperatures in George Town can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Air Itam.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
Khoo Kongsi ©
Khoo Kongsi

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night
Air Itam, Penang Island

Air Itam ©
Air Itam, a town in Penang just outside of George Town, is renowned for its impressive Buddhist temples and shrines.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): relax in the rural setting at Saanen Dairy Goat Farm, thenstop by Penang, thentrek along Penang Longest Trail, and finally admire the striking features of Kek Lok Si Temple.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Air Itam planner.

Air Itam is just a short distance from George Town. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Air Itam due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mentakab.

Things to do in Air Itam

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Penang Island, Saanen Dairy Goat Farm
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Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Saanen Dairy Goat Farm ©
Saanen Dairy Goat Farm
Penang ©
Penang

1
night
Mentakab

Mentakab ©
Mentakab is a town, a mukim and a state assembly constituency in Temerloh District, Pahang, Malaysia, originally known as Pasir Rawa. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kuala Gandah National Elephant Conservation Centre. Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Kuala Gandah National Elephant Conservation Centre.

You can plan Mentakab trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Air Itam to Mentakab. December in Mentakab sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. On the 5th (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Mentakab

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Kuala Gandah National Elephant Conservation Centre
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