I: In Malaysia it is termed as “Pulau Pinang”. It is one of the Malaysians main tourist deuaves. Its beaches are a little lacklustue when compared with other Malaysian states. But it is compensated by its rich multi cultural history that is full of colonial and Chinese influences. This state has the island of penang covering on area of about 285 sq. kms and a narrow strip of app. 760 sq. kms on the mainland known as sebrang perai i.e province Wellesley which is separated by a channel 3 km wide at the closest point. They are linked by the penang bridge and a cross channel ferry service.
Location On the north west coast of Peninsula Malaysia it is one of 13 states of the federation of Malaysia. It is bounded on the north and east by the state of kedah, to the south by the state of perak and to the west by the stuaits of Malacca and Sumatra (Indian Asia).
Climate The climate is warm throughout the year and temp. between 25°-31° Celsius. The rainfall is quite evenly distributed through out the year with move in September to November, the main monsoon period
Area 285 sq. kms
  • 50% – Malay
  • 33% – Chinese
  • 09% – Indian
  • others
Population 1 million
Languages Bahasa melayu (Malay) but English is widely spoken
Religion Islam but there is freedom of worship evident in the no. of mosques, Christian churches, Buddhist and Hindu temples
Currency: ‘Ringgit Malaysia (MYR).
Penang consists of the island of penang and a coastal strip on the mainland known as province Wellesley.

Sight Seeing In Penang:

  • George tower heritage
  • Butterfly farm and beautiful botanical garden in Penang
  • Delicious seafood and cultural show
  • Monkey beach excursion
  • By night see penang hill
  • Temple and hill tour
  • Round island tour
  • Round island tour
  • Tropical fruit farm of penang
  • Penang city tour
  • Hatyai tour
  • Spice trail tour
  • Teluk bahang nature tour