5 Places Worth Checking Out in Penang

Going to Malaysia will never be complete without visiting Penang. This beautiful island in the northwest of Peninsular Malaysia is dubbed as one of the unique places to go to in Southeast Asia.

Planning to take a trip to Penang soon? These places are some of the destinations you dare not miss:

  1. Penang HillDCIM100MEDIADJI_0285.JPG

If you want to know how it feels to reach the highest point of Penang, never forget to head to The Penang Hill. Nothing beats the feeling of breathing some fresh air while enjoying the beautiful view on the hill. Do not be surprised when you see a crowd especially in the evening since many people come here to witness the sunset.

  1. Adventure Zone Theme Park

The 10,300sqft park offers tons of activities for kids and kids at heart. This theme park at the Golden Sands Resort in Batu Ferringhi is an ideal place to go to even when the weather tends to be unfriendly because they have an indoor playground. Let your young ones explore various kinds of activities at the soft play area.

  1. Kek Lok Si TempleWith its Chinese, Thai, and Burmese architectural style, the Kek Lok Si Temple is impressively built

With its Chinese, Thai, and Burmese architectural style, the Kek Lok Si Temple is impressively built. Add the fact that it offers a great view as it faces the sea. There are food stalls nearby, so you would not have to worry about where to eat after a long walk at the temple.

  1. Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion

This mansion is called the most iconic boutique heritage hotel all over George Town. When you are up for some Penang history, do not forget to visit the Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion where you will be taken back in time. After the trip, devour at the food market where every type of cuisine awaits.

  1. Dharmikarama Burmese Temple

It is the only Burmese Buddhist Temple outside Myanmar. It is a peaceful place when you can simply walk around and take pictures. You would see people praying at the main shrine.

When in Penang, it is best to stay in a hotel that will give you the best of your stay. One of the strategically located hotels all over Penang is the Lexis Suites Hotel. This Penang Hotel is ideal for families and couples alike.

You will be delighted with their seafood restaurant, stunning sea view, and private pool. Book a room or call if you have any inquiries!