8 days in Penang Itinerary

8 days in Penang Itinerary

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8 days in Penang Itinerary

Start: George Town, Penang Island
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George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Teluk Bahang, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Balik Pulau, Penang Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
End: George Town, Penang Island

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George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
You've now added Toy Museum Heritage Garden to your itinerary. When in George Town, make a side trip to see ESCAPE in Teluk Bahang, approximately 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, see the interesting displays at Khoo Kongsi, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Armenian Street.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, refer to the George Town trip maker app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to George Town. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Teluk Bahang.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trips

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

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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 Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang) to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang) and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Monkey Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Art and Garden, then stroll through Kerachut Beach, then admire the engineering at Teluk Bahang Dam, and finally look for gifts at Penang Batik Factory.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Teluk Bahang trip website .

You can drive from George Town to Teluk Bahang in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from George Town to Teluk Bahang, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. October in Teluk Bahang sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Balik Pulau.

Things to do in Teluk Bahang

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Penang Island
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Kerachut Beach ©
Kerachut Beach
Art and Garden ©
Art and Garden

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Balik Pulau, Penang Island

Balik Pulau ©
Balik Pulau is a town in the Southwest Penang Island District, Penang, Malaysia. Cycling Balik Pulau has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Snake Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Cycling Balik Pulau, experience rural life at Saanen Dairy Goat Farm, and then stop by Ghee Hup Nutmeg Factory.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Balik Pulau trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Teluk Bahang to Balik Pulau in an hour. In October, daytime highs in Balik Pulau are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. You will leave for home on the 28th (Mon).

Things to do in Balik Pulau

Outdoors Tours Shopping

Side Trip

Snake Temple
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Ghee Hup Nutmeg Factory ©
Ghee Hup Nutmeg Factory
Saanen Dairy Goat Farm ©
Saanen Dairy Goat Farm
Snake Temple ©
Snake Temple

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