Things to do in George Town

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  • 1
    Penang Hill

    Penang Hill

    Ranked #1 overall in George Town things to do
    8.058 reviews
    Outdoors, Landmark, Scenic Lookout, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureBackpackers

    Family friend took me to the base of the Penang Hill so I can take the Funicular Railway to the top. The view from the top was spectacular.

  • 2
    Kek Lok Si Temple

    Kek Lok Si Temple

    Ranked #2 overall in George Town things to do
    7.943 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Temple
    Popular withSpiritualArtsyOutdoorsy

    Kek Lok Si Temple is nice and provides a wonderful look-out view of Penang. The temple itself has a kitschy feel, as if it was newly constructed so some parts ...

  • 3
    Gurney Drive

    Gurney Drive

    Ranked #3 overall in George Town things to do
    8.631 reviews
    Sights and Museums
    Popular withFoodiesOutdoorsyFamilies

    A must to visit while in Penang. The place has lots of hawker stalls selling all kinds of food like curry mee, penang rojak, char keow teow. 1 would be ...

  • 4
    Penang Bridge

    Penang Bridge

    Ranked #4 overall in George Town things to do
    8.126 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Bridge
    Popular withBusinessFamiliesBackpackers
  • 5
    Monkey Beach

    Monkey Beach

    Ranked #5 overall in George Town things to do
    8.921 reviews
    Outdoors, Beaches and Watersports
    Popular withBackpackersOutdoorsyFamilies

    The beach are very beautiful and white sand along the beach. When you walk along the beach, you can see the tropical isaland paradise and clear blue seas and tiny ...

  • 6
    Sample the street food

    Sample the street food

    Ranked #6 overall in George Town things to do
    8.520 reviews
    Shopping, Farmers Market, Market
    Popular withFoodiesFamiliesBackpackers

    yum yum yum...what else can i say? if you love chinese food, then this is must try with the fusion of malay ingredients

  • 7
    Little India

    Little India

    Ranked #7 overall in George Town things to do
    8.318 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Other, Landmark, Neighborhood
    Popular withBackpackersFoodiesFamilies

    Little India in Penang belongs to my favorites. It's full of shops with beautiful clothes, interesting food, colors, flower and typical Indian music.

  • 8
    Street Food Penang

    Street Food Penang

    Ranked #8 overall in George Town things to do
    9.314 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Landmark, Flea Market, Market
    Popular withFoodiesBackpackersArtsy

    I love, love, love this place so much for its street food! I never knew about Penang until I got to Malaysia and I was so glad I had room ...

  • 9
    Khoo Kongsi

    Khoo Kongsi

    Ranked #9 overall in George Town things to do
    9.312 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryBackpackersSpiritual

    A historic temple full of art.. is a must visit place in penang.

  • 10
    Plaza Gurney

    Plaza Gurney

    Ranked #10 overall in George Town things to do
    7.813 reviews
    Shopping, Mall
    Popular withFamiliesTrendstersLuxury

    One of the biggest malls in Penang located right by the sea. There are many brand stores in it.

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