9 days in Penang Island Itinerary

9 days in Penang Island Itinerary

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9 days in Penang Island Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
George Town
— 5 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Air Itam
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

5
nights
George Town

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Break The Code Plus as well as The Gravityz. Family-friendly places like ESCAPE and Tech Dome Penang will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion, have some family-friendly fun at Laser Battle, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang), and examine the collection at Penang House of Music.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the George Town itinerary planning tool .

Kuala Lumpur to George Town is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to George Town. In December, daily temperatures in George Town can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Air Itam.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Penang Island, Laser Battle, ESCAPE, Batu Ferringhi Beach
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ESCAPE ©
ESCAPE
Batu Ferringhi Beach ©
Batu Ferringhi Beach
Laser Battle ©
Laser Battle

3
nights
Air Itam

Air Itam
Air Itam, a town in Penang just outside of George Town, is renowned for its impressive Buddhist temples and shrines.
To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Air Itam trip itinerary planner .

Air Itam is just a stone's throw from George Town. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Air Itam due to the time zone difference. In December, daily temperatures in Air Itam can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. You will leave for home on the 17th (Tue).

Things to do in Air Itam

Tours Shopping Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 17:

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