Malaysia, Singapore & Brunei - Penang (PDF Chapter)
This is the Penang chapter from Lonely Planet’s Malaysia Singapore & Brunei guidebook.
If there’s a more thrilling cocktail of Eastern cultures than in Penang, we’ve yet to find it. Vi-brant George Town delivers old-world Asia in spades, from trishaws pedalling past watermarked Chinese shophouses to blue joss smoke perfuming the air.
- explore the architecture of the World Heritage zone of George Town, stayi in a boutique heritage hotel and dig into some of Southeast Asia’s most delicious food
- hike through virgin rainforest to beaches where monkeys scamper in Penang National Park
- become familiar with the contents of your spice rack at aromatic Tropical Spice Garden
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: George Town, Greater Penang, Air Itam & Penang Hill, Batu Ferringhi, Teluk Bahang & Around, Balik Pulau & Kampung Pulau Betong, Southeast Penang Island.
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