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Sungai Petani

Known for Budget, Swimming and Marinas

Venture to sights like Central Square and Semeling Jetty as you explore Sungai Petani—a family-friendly city also known for swimming.

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Venture to sights like Central Square and Semeling Jetty as you explore Sungai Petani—a family-friendly city also known for swimming.

Things to do in Sungai Petani

Marvel at the 10,000 Buddhas carved into the giant pagoda or shop for souvenirs in the bustling market at Penang’s largest Buddhist temple.

Antiques, artifacts and furnishings give a glimpse into the lives of the elite Chinese families of 19th-century Penang.

The largest and one of the oldest forts in Malaysia offers fascinating insight into Penang’s colonial past.

Penang’s tallest building offers spectacular views and plenty of entertainment.

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Travel to Bukit Merah via the 25 km long Penang second bridge, to see and observe the natural habitat of orangutans living in a small island. These primates are orphans undergoing rehabilitation for future release into the wild.

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Experience the quintessential 17th-century British ritual of afternoon tea. Admire the classic white marble of the Eastern & Oriental Hotel, enjoy a selection of savory and sweet treats, and choose from an array of teas such as Earl Grey, Chamomile, and Jasmine Gold.

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Escape the crowds in Georgetown and relax at Penang Hill and the magnificent Kek Lok Si Temple. Take the opportunity to breathe in the fresh air and embark on a spiritual journey to an iconic temple. Start your private tour from the doorstep of your Penang hotel with convenient private transportation.

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Unearth the secrets of Malaysian cuisine and gain insight into the country’s food culture. During this hands-on experience, learn how to make some of the country's most popular dishes from professional chefs. Plus, have a chance to walk through the spice garden and terraces.

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Escape the heat of Georgetown and make your way up the Penang Hill. Enjoy the majestic view of Penang while sipping your high tea 2,700 feet (823 m) above sea level. Begin the tour with a private vehicle transfer from your comfortable Penang hotel.

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Uncover the colorful street art that's sprinkled throughout the multicultural capital of George Town. Wander the streets near the water to see a unique combination of sculptures and murals that adorn the city's shops and apartment buildings.