5 Highlights of Penang to Enjoy on Your Trip to Malaysia, Truly Asia!
Malaysia’s large island of Penang is situated to the north west of the peninsula and is connected by bridge and ferry services.
Known for being a haven for foodies, nobody would blame you if you spent much of your stay trying out the fabulously delicious array of cuisine! A wide assortment of beautiful religious buildings dedicated to various faiths, gorgeous colonial architecture, striking street art, lovely beaches, and stunning national parks should, however, be enough to tempt you away from the food courts and street sellers for a while.
Make the most of your stay in Penang and be sure to tick some of these highlights off your list:
1. Kek Lok Si Temple (Temple of Supreme Bliss)
An enormous temple complex perched on top of a hill, Kek Lok Si Temple is often said to be…show more content… There are also restaurants to suit all price expectations and comfort levels, so whether you’re looking to grab a quick bite on the go or want to enjoy a swanky evening in a special place, Penang offers the lot.
Penang Laksa, Cendol, Lor Bak, Apom Manis, Curry Mee, Popiah, Dim Sum, and Nasi Kandar are just a few things to add to your Penang to-try list.
A rich variety of activities and attractions for all
If all that walking, exploring, and eating leaves you feeling a little tired, why not head to Batu Ferringhi and recharge your batteries n the soft white sands and with a dip in the sparkling sea? Experience a slower pace of life and a more rustic nature at the charming Balik Pulau. Climb Penang Hill for great views, be enchanted at Penang Butterfly Farm and Penang Bird Park, dodge fearsome vipers at the famous Snake Temple, and admire the gorgeous landscapes, colours, and fragrances of the Botanical Gardens and the Tropical Spice Garden. Plan to visit Penang as part of your South East Asia