8 days in Penang Itinerary

8 days in Penang Itinerary

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Butterworth
— 2 nights
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 5 nights

2
nights
Butterworth

Butterworth ©
Butterworth serves as a vital transportation hub for travelers wanting to reach the more popular George Town across Penang Strait.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Butterworth: Bukit Mertajam (St. Anne's Church & Bukit Mertajam Recreational Forest). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tow Boo Kong Temple Butterworth, make a trip to Butterworth Art Walk, visit Little India - Penang, and contemplate the long history of Bukit Mertajam Town.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Butterworth travel itinerary planner.

Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth is an approximately 4-hour car ride. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Western Indonesia Time (WIB), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In April in Butterworth, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Butterworth

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Penang, Bukit Mertajam, Bukit Mertajam Town
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St. Anne's Church ©
St. Anne's Church
Tow Boo Kong Temple Butterworth ©
Tow Boo Kong Temple Butterworth
Butterworth Art Walk ©
Butterworth Art Walk

5
nights
George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
When in George Town, make a side trip to see Escape Theme Park in Teluk Bahang, approximately Teluk Bahang away. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, enjoy the sand and surf at Batu Ferringhi Beach, examine the collection at Penang House of Music, and admire the natural beauty at Tropical Spice Garden.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the George Town tour planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Butterworth to George Town. In April, daily temperatures in George Town can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in George Town

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Penang Island, Indochine Natural, Batu Ferringhi Beach, Royal Selangor Visitor Centre, Escape Theme Park
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Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

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