9 days in Penang Itinerary

9 days in Penang Itinerary

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Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  6 h
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Butterworth
— Few hours
Drive:  45 min
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 8 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Singapore

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Butterworth

Butterworth ©
Butterworth serves as a vital transportation hub for travelers wanting to reach the more popular George Town across Penang Strait.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Penang Bird Park.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Butterworth trip website.

Singapore, Singapore to Butterworth is an approximately 6- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Singapore to Butterworth, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In February, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Butterworth

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Penang Bird Park
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Penang Bird Park ©
Penang Bird Park

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George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Head to Gurney Plaza and Hin Bus Depotfor plenty of shopping. Get in touch with nature at Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang) and Kerachut Beach. When in George Town, make a side trip to see Monkey Beach in Teluk Bahang, approximately Teluk Bahang away. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Chew Jetty, admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, examine the collection at Penang House of Music, and get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our George Town holiday builder tool.

Getting from Butterworth to George Town by car takes about an hour. In February, daily temperatures in George Town can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Penang Island, Batu Ferringhi, Teluk Bahang, Kek Lok Si Temple, Indochine Natural
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Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

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