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While it may be Malaysia's second smallest island, don't let it's small size fool you. Penang packs a punch which it comes to flavour and beauty. Give it a chance though and you'll discover one of Asia's best kept secrets. An island lauded to have some of the best food in Asia, not to mention a colourful culture, tropical beauty and enough technological entrepreneurs to earn itself the title as Asia's 'Silicon Valley.'
Start your Penang holiday at the heart of the island in Georgetown, Penang's capital. Home to a number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Georgetown is a wonderful mix of colonial houses, Chinese heritage buildings and ancient temples.
After wandering the narrow laneways and visiting Kuan Yi Temple, Penang's Oldest Temple, take some time to sample the local cuisine. Reflecting its population, food in Penang presents a delicious vibrant mix of Malaysian, Indian and Chinese food. For a popular local meal, order the char kway teow - a flat rice noodle dish mixed with seafood and spices.
Penang Airport (PEN)
Flights from Australia to Penang will disembark at Penang International Airport.
Penang International Airport (PEN), previously known as Bayan Lepas International Airport, is situated in the southeast area of the island. The airport is located 16 km away from George Town, the capital city of Penang.
Airport Accommodation: There are a number of hotels located in close proximity to Penang International Airport. Book your Penang Airport accommodation.
Getting to Penang
There are many airlines that offer flights to Penang from Australia. Flights from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane via Kuala Lumpur or Singapore take between 11 and 13 hours depending on the stopover. Flights from Perth via Kuala Lumpur or Singapore take between eight and nine hours depending on the stopover.
Airlines that fly to Penang
For more information on Penang holidays check out our Penang travel guide.