Experience the excitement of Chinese New Year Celebrations, a colourful cultural festival which transforms the city of Penang into an outdoor extravaganza.
Things To See
Art & Culture
Catch the exciting action at the International Dragon Boat Festival, one of the most vibrant festivals in Penang that attracts teams from around the world.
Popularly known as the Temple of Supreme Bliss, Kek Lok Si Temple located at Air Itam, Penang is popular among devotees the world over.
The Penang Beach Carnival is the place to be if you are looking for a joyous day filled with fun, laughter and excitement by the sea.
The Pesta Pulau Pinang Festival is an exciting family carnival with a great combination of shopping, extraordinary cuisine and an array of thrilling entertainment.
A unique attraction dedicated to a monk named Chor Soo Kong. The snakes which call the temple home are harmless and the entrance to the site is free of charge.
The annual St Anne's Festival is one of the most popular festivals in Penang, held in the iconic landmark St Anne's Church. The festival includes a special candlelight procession.
Museums & Galleries
Take a glimpse into the opulent lifestyle and traditions of a prominent and distinctive Chinese community.
Penang State Museum and Art Gallery is a significant architectural monument and an impressive landmark offering insights into the city's multiethnic society.
Look into one of the largest toy collections in the world, with over 100,000 items.
Parks & Gardens
Surrounded by a myriad of vibrant attractions, Gurney Drive is the popular seafront boulevard in Georgetown, offering an insight into the metropolitan lifestyle in Penang.
Penang beaches offer an enchanting coastal getaway by the sea, letting you enjoy soft sandy shorelines, calm ocean waters and exciting water sport activities.
Penang Butterfly Farm is home to about 120 species of butterflies and serves as a living museum that focuses on the conservation of these colourful insects.
The Tropical Fruit Farm in Penang is a delightful family attraction that lets you explore over 250 varieties of inviting tropical fruits amid 25-acre orchard.
The Tropical Spice Garden in Penang is always fascinating to visit with its multitude of spices and other flora, as well as exciting special trails.