Kuala Lumpur, Melaka & Penang - Penang (Chapter)

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This is the Penang chapter from Lonely Planet’s Kuala Lumpur, Melaka & Penang guidebook.

If there’s a better microcosm of the exotic east than Penang, we’ve yet to find it. This is one of Malaysia’s most diverse, cosmopolitan and exciting cultures; an urban centre that delivers old-world Asia in spades.

  • explore the World Heritage Zone of George Town, staying in a boutique heritage hotel and digging into delicious hawker food
  • hike through rainforest to beaches where monkeys scamper in Penang National Park
  • become familiar with the contents of your spice rack at the wonderful hillside Tropical Spice Garden
  • encounter nature and enjoy cool breezes and fantastic views of the island from The Habitat atop Penang Hill
  • marvel at the outdoor gallery of incredible plants, glass sculptures and contemporary art at Art & Garden by Fuan Wong

Coverage includes: History, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Shopping, Activities and Sleeping.

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30 pages

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