Embark on an unforgettable journey as you explore the enchanting island of Penang. Renowned for its rich history, vibrant street art, and diverse culinary scene, Penang offers a tapestry of experiences. Here are some of the best things to do in this captivating Malaysian destination.

1. Penang Street Murals: Artistic Wonders

Wander through the historic streets of George Town past Penang beach resorts to discover the renowned street art. Admire murals by international and local artists, each telling a unique story about Penang’s heritage and culture.

2. Interactive Street Art: Playful Encounters

Seek out interactive street art installations like the Penang Interactive Museum. Engage with 3D paintings that create illusions and offer fun photo opportunities.

3. Penang Hawker Food: Culinary Delights

Penang Char Kuey Teow (Stir fried flat rice noodles) | Image by Eethonglim via Wikimedia Commons,CC BY-SA 4.0 DEED

Indulge in the world-renowned Penang hawker food. Visit Gurney Drive Hawker Centre or New Lane Hawker Centre to savour local specialities such as Char Kway Teow, Penang Laksa, and Nasi Kandar.

4. Penang Peranakan Mansion: Heritage Cuisine

Immerse yourself in the rich Peranakan heritage at the Penang Peranakan Mansion, a most refreshing excursion away from enchanting hotels such as PARKROYAL Penang Resort. Explore the museum and savour Nyonya delicacies, a fusion of Chinese and Malay flavours.

5. Khoo Kongsi: Clan Heritage

Visit the elaborate Khoo Kongsi, a Chinese clan house adorned with intricate carvings and detailed architecture. Explore its history and significance to Penang’s Chinese community.