Thrill to the excitement, colour and drama of Chinese New Year Celebrations that are among the most distinctive anywhere.
Things To See
Art & Culture
Seize any chance to watch the exciting, skilled, international competition that is the Dragon Boat Racing Festival of Penang.
Make time to visit the largest Buddhist temple in South East Asia, known for its statues, seven-storey pagoda and lovely gardens.
Take part in a joyous event that welcomes the whole community to a full day of events, fun, parades and much more.
Enjoy a fun filled fair and trade show that provides you with entertainment for the whole family.
Amidst the burning incense, encounter pit vipers, at the heart of one of the world's most remarkable temples.
Make time for a devout celebration of a local patron saint, focused on the exquisite, 19th century St Anne's Church.
Museums & Galleries
Take a glimpse into the opulent lifestyle and traditions of a prominent and distinctive Chinese community.
See one of the most remarkable of Penang's many great tourist attractions and gain insights into the city's multi-ethnic society.
Look into one of the largest toy collections in the world, with over 100,000 items.
Parks & Gardens
Stroll along the promenade, enjoy the cool ocean breezes, visit a temple or two, and discover a vibrant night-time venue.
Explore three eye catching beaches known for their beauty and the variety of things to do.
Journey through a world of 4,000 butterflies and thrill to the incredible sights. Remember your camera!
Sample mouth-watering, sun-ripened, freshly picked fruits, in a fascinating family attraction.
Explore a beautiful oasis of greenery, with its roots in Penang's long history in the spice trade.