14 days in Penang Itinerary

14 days in Penang Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Riyadh
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
George Town, Penang Island
— 5 nights
Drive:  45 min
2
Teluk Bahang, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  15 min
3
Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Riyadh

5
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.
Step out of George Town with an excursion to Taiping Lake Gardens in Taiping--about 1h 35 min away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, visit Chew Jetty, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dharmikarama Burmese Temple.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read George Town trip itinerary planning website.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to George Town is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Riyadh to George Town. Expect colder weather when traveling from Riyadh in August: highs in George Town hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can drive to Teluk Bahang.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Penang Island, Indochine Natural, Taiping Lake Gardens, Laser Battle, Kek Lok Si Temple
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Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple

3
nights
Teluk Bahang, Penang Island

Teluk Bahang ©
Tucked between sandy beaches and a dammed reservoir, the sleepy fishing town of Teluk Bahang provides entrance to the small but wildlife-packed Penang National Park.
You've now added Monkey Beach to your itinerary. Step out of Teluk Bahang to go to Balik Pulau and see Saanen Dairy Goat Farm, which is approximately 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Escape Theme Park, cruise along Teluk Bahang Dam, stop by Penang Batik Factory, and admire the natural beauty at Art and Garden.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Teluk Bahang trip maker website.

You can drive from George Town to Teluk Bahang in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Western Indonesia Time to Malaysia Time is 1 hour. August in Teluk Bahang sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive to Batu Ferringhi.

Things to do in Teluk Bahang

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Penang Island, Balik Pulau
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Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Saanen Dairy Goat Farm ©
Saanen Dairy Goat Farm

3
nights
Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island

Batu Ferringhi ©
Situated on the northern coast of Penang, the resort town of Batu Ferringhi has traditionally thrived as a tourism hotspot, with visitors flocking to experience the sun, sea, and sand.
Batu Ferringhi is known for beaches, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Batu Ferringhi Beach, admire the natural beauty at Tropical Spice Garden, admire the sheer force of Chin Farm Waterfall, and relax in the rural setting at Tropical Fruit Farm.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Batu Ferringhi trip builder.

Batu Ferringhi is very close to Teluk Bahang. The time zone difference when traveling from Teluk Bahang to Batu Ferringhi is minus 1 hour. In August in Batu Ferringhi, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 3rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Batu Ferringhi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Tropical Spice Garden, Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque
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Tropical Spice Garden ©
Tropical Spice Garden
Batu Ferringhi Beach ©
Batu Ferringhi Beach
Adventure Zone ©
Adventure Zone

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