Known as ‘The Pearl of the Orient’, Penang is one of Malaysia’s most popular island destinations and offers travellers the chance to sample a fascinating fusion of East meets West cultures.
While maintaining much of its famous old world charms, Penang is also a thriving modern day city with entertainment at its forefront. Regarded worldwide as Malaysia’s capital of cuisine, this island oasis also entices with its stunning coastline, preserved heritage architecture, temperate climate and plethora of things to see and do.
For those looking to relax, Penang is an idyllic tropical haven boasting lush landscapes complete with palm fringed beaches and sparkling waters to explore. And for those seeking adventure, be spoilt for choice with water and land activities aplenty. There is also a dazzling array of shopping and dining hubs to discover, from the bustling street side markets to modern day shopping malls.