9 days in Penang Itinerary

9 days in Penang Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne
Fly:  12 h 45 min
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George Town, Penang Island
— 8 nights
Fly:  12 h 45 min
End: Melbourne

8
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.
Family-friendly places like Escape Theme Park and Batu Ferringhi Beach will thrill your kids. Take a break from George Town with a short trip to Monkey Beach in Teluk Bahang, about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, examine the collection at Khoo Kongsi, steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, and explore the striking landscape of Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang).

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the George Town travel route planning tool.

Melbourne, Australia to George Town is an approximately 13- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Melbourne to George Town. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in April; daily highs in George Town reach 37°C and lows reach 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Penang Island, Batu Ferringhi, Teluk Bahang, Laser Battle, Kek Lok Si Temple
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Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Batu Ferringhi Beach ©
Batu Ferringhi Beach
Laser Battle ©
Laser Battle

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