Penang Map

Penang map the free useful guide to explore Penang tourism. It offer you the general understanding of the different tourist attractions in Penang, have a look at Map below. Here you will find descriptions of areas including the shopping places, where to stay, beach, Penang National Park and more.

Dr. Sun Yat Sen Penang Base Courtesy by Tourism Malaysia Office Kuala Lumpur

Penang often referred to as the Pearl of the Orient. It is one of the most picturesque and romantic cities of the East Located on the north-west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The island received its name from the Pinang or Betel Nut tree once commonly found on the island. Penang established as the first British trading post in the Far East in 1786. Penang now is a lively metropolis reflecting a uniquely exotic blend of East and West.

The state map of Penang consists of the island of Penang and a strip of land on the main land known as Seberang Perai (formerly, Province Wellesley). The two land masses are linked by the Penang Bridge, one of the longest in Asia at 13.5km. Penang is also connected by a ferry to the mainland. There are many express buses from Kuala Lumpur to Penang like Transnasional and Plusliner.

Georgetown is the capital of Penang, a city steeped in history and tradition yet sparkling with progress and modern development. Certain sections of Penang present a attractive picture from the past where narrow side streets, trishaws, temples and traders plying their goods, seem to belong to a forgotten era.

Penang is a shoppers’ paradise for goods old and new, at bargain prices. There is a wide, competitive choice of cameras, electronic and electrical goods, clothing, batik, souvenirs, antiques and knick knacks. Some popular shopping paradise such as Georgetown, Jalan Penang (Penang Road), Batu Feringghi night market, Tanjung Bungah, Bayan Lepas, Gurney Plaza, Seberang Perai and more.

Tourists who come for Penang holiday will experience some of the best foods in the region, ranging from Nyonya cuisine to stall favorites like nasi kandar, char kway teow and Penang laksa, which is a different variety from that found in other states.

Penang Map - Towns and Neighbourhoods

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The above Penang map will find:

Air Itam (1), Bagan Jermal (2), – Bandar Baru Air Itam (3), Batu Ferringhi (4), Batu Maung (5), Batu Lanchang (6), Bayan Baru (7), Bayan Lepas (8), Gelugor (9), George Town (Capital of Penang) (10), Gertak Sanggul (11) , Gurney Drive (12), Tanjung Tokong (13), Jelutong (14), Mount Erskine (15), Pantai Aceh (16), Paya Terubong (17), Pulau Tikus (18), Pulau Betong (19), Relau (20), Sungai Ara (21), Sungai Dua (22), Sungai Nibong (23), Sungai Pinang (24), Tanjung Bungah (25), Teluk Bahang (26), Teluk Kumbar (27) , Balik Pulau (28), Green Lane (29, Bagan Ajam (30), Bagan Luar (31), Batu Kawan (32), Bukit Mertajam (33), Bukit Minyak (34), Bukit Tambun (35), Butterworth (36), Ceruk Tok Kun (37), Jawi (38), Juru (39), Mak Mandin (40), Kepala Batas (41), Nibong Tebal (42), Permatang Pauh (43), Perai (44), Seberang Jaya (45), Simpang Ampat (46), Sungai Bakap (47), Penaga (48), Permatang Tinggi (49), Alma (50)

Penang City Hall Courtesy Tourism Malaysia Office Kuala Lumpur

Map of Attraction Places in Penang

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The above Penang map will find:

Penang Botanic Gardens (1), Taman Rimba Teluk Bahang (2), Penang Bridge (3), Penang National Park (4), Penang Bird Park (5), Penang Hill (6), Penang Butterfly Farm (7), Butterworth KTM Station (8), Langkawi Ferry Services Sdn Bhd (9), Penang International Airport (10), Fort Cornwallis (11), St George's Anglican Church (12), Penang Museum & Art Gallery (13), China Town Fashion (14), Sri Mariamman Temple (15), Khoo Kongsi (16), Kapitan Keling Mosque (17), Penang State Mosque (18), Penang Museum & Art Gallery (19), Wat Chayamangkalaram (20), Dharmikara Burmese Buddhist Temple (21), P. Ramlee's House (22), Bukit Jambul Orchid and Hibiscus Garden (23), Bukit Bendera (24), Bukit Jambul Country Club (25), Snake Temple (26), Kek Lok Si (27), Tropical Fruit Farm (28), Tropical Spice Garden (29), Relau Metropolitan Park (30), Penang International Sports Arena (31), Penang Municipal Park (32), Penang Islamic Museum (33), Penang War Museum (34), Universiti Sains Malaysia Museum and Gallery (35), Penang Toy Museum (36), Teluk Bahang Forest Park (37), Alyssa Galeri (38)

Penang Hotel Map

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The above Penang map will find:

Agora Hotel (1), Bayview Beach Resort Penang (2), Bellevue Hotel (3), Berjaya Georgetown Hotel (4), Butterworth Travel Lodge (5), Casuarina Beach Hotel (6), Cititel Hotel Penang (7), Continental Penang Hotel (8), Copthorne Orchid Hotel (9), Crown Jewel (10), Eastern & Oriental (11), Hotel Equatorial Penang (12), Evergreen Laurel Hotel (13), Hydro Hotel Penang (14), Garden Inn (15), Grand Coontinental Hotel (16), PARKROYAL Penang Resort (17), Holiday Inn Resort (18), Hotel Berlin (19), Galliant Hotel (20), Hotel Lone Pine (21), Hotel Mingood (22) , Waldorf Hotel (23), tune hotels (24)

During a trip to Penang it is worth picking up some Malaysia travel maps to get your bearings in the city. You will note that each free map that is available at Local Tourism Officeshas its own unique benefits. So choose the one that most suits your needs and take a couple of copies (all of the maps are made of paper so they tend to rip after a few days of usage). Instead, take a choice of Penang maps and use them as and when required. 

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