Visitors to Malaysia will discover a fascinating country. A popular Southeast Asian tourist destination, its beautiful tropical landscapes, exciting attractions and multi-cultural traditions, makes it a truly Asian experience. This colourful country offers travellers enumerable options to explore its territory. Cities of Kuala Lumpur, Malacca, the national parks, the Mulu Caves, architectural landmarks such as the Petronas Tower are a few of the important attractions Malaysia has to offer.
Penang also called the ‘Pearl of the Orient’ is part island, part mainland territory along the northern coast of Malaysia. The Penang Island is connected to the mainland through the Penang Bridge, one of the longest in Asia. The island also houses colonial architecture and modern high rise buildings. Although the island is small and populated, its rich in bio-diversity with flourishing fauna and flora making it a nature lover’s paradise.
The Tropical Spice Garden in Penang is a popular tourist attraction that offers visitors a chance of tranquil rejuvenation. Home to over 500 herbs and spices, this unique landscaped garden is a remarkable destination. The transformation of a once abandoned rubber plantation of distinct terrains, now offers visitors access to a tropical oasis.
Opened to the public in 2003, the Garden showcases both exotic plants and those endemic. Located towards the north west of Penang, the garden reflects its rich jungle territory. The Spice Garden is not simply a landscaped garden but provides designated garden trails and themed garden rooms. A trail will take a visitor an average 30 minutes to complete. A Visitor Center housing a spice Museum, a Café with stunning views for the tired traveller, a gift and garden shop provide visitors with a memorable experience.
Considered a world Heritage site, Penang’s capital Georgetown is steeped in history and culture. Visitors seeking a Penang hotel are able to choose from a range of beach hotels to city hotels. An ideal choice for those visiting Georgetown is the Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang. This Tanjung Bungah Hotels is located close to many attractions that Penang has to offer such as the Toy Museum, Butterfly farm, the beaches and markets. Located close to the Tanjung Bungah Bay, this luxurious resort offers stunning beach views and facilities that will cater to every indulgence.
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