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                                                                                                                             Explore Penang by Rapid Penang                                                                         Tourist Police Station                                     04-899 3222
                                                                                                                                                                          Bus Number(s):                                            Customs Department                                         04-262 2300
                                                                                                                                  •     Kapitan Keling Mosque             T10 / U301 / U302 / U401                                  Ferry Service                                              04-310 2364
                                                                                                                                  •     Kek Lok Si Temple                 U201 / U203 / U204 / U502 / U306                          General Post Office                                        04-261 9220
                                                                                                                                  •     Little India                      U201 / U202 / U203 / U101 / U103 / 11
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Government Information Centre                              04-228 6687
                                                                                                                                  •     Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram            U101 / U104 / 103
                                                                                                                                  •     Khoo Kongsi                                                                                 Immigration Department                                     04-250 3410
                                                                                                                                                                          U301 / U302 / 10 / U401
                                                                                                                                  •     Snake Temple                      T305 / U401 / 401E                                        Bayan Lepas International Airport                          04-643 4411
                                                                                                                                  •     War Museum                        U302 / T305                                               Penang Port Commission                                     04-263 3211
                                                                                                                                  •     Museum & Art Gallery              U103 / U204 / 10                                          Railway - Penang Booking Office                            04-261 0290
                                                                                                                                  •     P. Ramlee’s House                 U206                                                               - Butterworth (Station)                           04-323 7962
                                                                                                                                  •     Fort Cornwallis                   U103 / U204 / 10                                                   - Penang Hill Railway                             04-828 3263
                                                                                                                                  •     Toy Museum                        U101 / U103 / U104
                                                                                                                                  •     Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion           U103 / U204 / 10                                          TOURIST OFFICES
                                                                                                                                  •     Forestry Museum                   T501                                                      Tourism Malaysia Hotline                                   1-300-88-5050
                                                                                                                                  •     Tropical Fruit Farm               T501                                                      Tourism Malaysia Information Centre                        04-261 0058 / 04-262 0066
                                                                                                                                  •     Spice Garden                      U101                                                      Weekdays: 8am – 5pm
                                                                                5                                                 •     Prangin Mall                      All Buses
                         26                                                                                                       •     Gurney Plaza                      U103
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Penang Tourist Information Centre/ World Heritage Office   04-261 6606
                                                                         1                                                        •     Island Plaza
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Weekdays: 8.30am – 4.30pm
                                                                                                                                                                          U101 / U103 / U104
                                                                                                                                  •     Queensbay Mall                    T308 / T304 / U705 / U401E / U307                         Penang Tourism (Penang Global Tourism Sdn Bhd)             04-634 0111
                          27                                            2                                                         •     Penang Hill
                                                                3                                                                                                         U204
                                                                    4                                                             •     Tanjung City Marina               All Buses                                                 HOMESTAY                                                                                               Email: info@visitpenang.gov.my
                                                                                                          6                       •     Jerejak Island                    U307 / U401E                                              For enquiries, call Kopel                                  04-250 5502
                                              9                                                                 Fort              •     Chowrasta Market                                                                            (Koperasi Pelancongan Pulau Pinang Bhd)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Website: www.visitpenang.gov.my
                                                                                                                                                                          U201 / U202 / U203 / U204 / U101 / U103 / 10 / 11
                                                  10                                                            Cornwallis        •     Gurney Drive Hawker Centre U103 / T304                                                                                                                                                                  Fax: 604 - 261 8744
                        28 29                           11                                                                        •     Lorong Kulit Flea Market          U201 / U202 / U203 / U204 / 502 / 304 / 10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    INTERNATIONAL SOCIETIES
                                                                                                8         7                       •     Penang Botanic Gardens            U102
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Alliance Francaise                                         04-227 6008                               Tel: 604 - 261 9012 or 650 5136
                                                   12                                                                             •     Floating Mosque                   U101                                                      British Council                                            04-263 0330                                    10503 Penang, Malaysia.
                                                                                                                                      For more information about Rapid Penang’s bus routes, please contact the company.             Malaysian German Society                                   04-226 0734                       Level 53, Kompleks Tun Abdul Razak (KOMTAR),
                   30                                                                                                                                Tel: 604-228 8991 website: www.rapidpg.com.my                                  The Penang Japanese Association                            04-229 3257
                                                                                                                                                            *Information is correct at time of printing.                            YMCA                                                       04-228 8211                             and Culture Office
                                                                        21                                                                           Please check website for more up-to-date bus routes.                           YWCA                                                       04-828 1855
                                                                                                                             TAXI SERVICE                                                                                                                                                                                      Penang State Tourism Development
                                                  13 22                                                                      City Radio Taxi Service                                              04-229 9467
                                        15                                                                                   Super Radio Taxi Service                                             04-281 8766
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    LIBRARIES
                                                                                                                             Penang Taxi Drivers Association                                      04-262 5721                       Alliance Francaise French Library                          04-227 6008
                                              14                                                                             Aswan Taxi                                                           04-210 8211                       Sunday & Monday: Close
                                                                                                                             Note: Most Penang Taxi do not use meters. It is best to negotiate the price before getting into the    Malaysian German Society                                   04-226 0734
                                20 19                                                                                              taxi                                                                                             Penang Chinese Town Hall Library                           04-262 8939

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Wednesday-Sunday: 9.45am – 6pm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               04-229 3555

              31                                                                    AL                                       •   Visitors must possess a national passport or other internationally recognised travel documents
                                  18                                        NGK            24                                    such as Certificates of Identity and Emergency Certificates of Affidavits. For further             FOREIGN MISSIONS
                                                                         PE                                                      information, visit: www.imi.gov.my.                                                                Austria                                                    04-656 8525
                                                                                                                             •   Malaysian laws provide the death penalty for drug trafficking. Other prohibited items              Bangladesh                                                 04-262 1085
                                                                                                                                 include pornography, flick knives, broadcast receivers, goods from Israel and dangerous            Britain                                                    04-227 5336
                                                                                                                                 animals. For more information, visit: www.customs.gov.my.                                          Canada                                                     04-389 3300
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Denmark                                                    04-262 4886
     PENANG                                                                                                                  BROADBAND SERVICES                                                                                     Finland                                                    04-229 4300
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     SQUARE                                                                                                                                                                                                                         France                                                     04-642 2611
                                                                                                                             Look out for thes e symbols for free WIFI access.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Germany                                                    04-647 1288
                                                                                                                             AIRLINES                                                                                               Hungary                                                    04-644 9937
                                                                                                                             Malaysia Airlines                                                         1 300 88 3000                Indonesia                                                  04-227 4686
                                                                                                                             Air Asia Sdn Bhd                                                          03-2171 9333 / 2171 9222     Japan                                                      04-226 3030
                                                                                                                             Fire Fly                                                                  03-7845 4543 / 04-250 2000   Netherlands                                                04-647 3310
                                                                                                                             Singapore Airlines Limited / Silk Air                                     04-226 3201                  Norway                                                     04-226 3905
                                                                                                                             Cathay Pacific Airways                                                    04-226 0411
                                                                                                WORLD HERITAGE OFFICE                                                                                                               Russia                                                     04-229 0127
                                                                                                                             Emirates                                                                  03-2058 5888
                                                                                                                             Thai Airways International                                                04-226 6000                  Sweden & Norway                                            04-226 3459
                                                                                                                             China Airlines Limited                                                    04-228 6227 / 643 1298       Thailand                                                   04-226 8029
                                                                                                                             China Southern Airlines Co. Limited                                       04-227 8878 / 227 8177
                                                                                                                             Xiamen Airlines                                                           03-2166 8222                 HOSPITALS
                                                                                                                             Garuda                                                                    03-2162 2811                 General Hospital                                           04-222 5333
                                                                                                                             Air Mauritius                                                             03-2142 9161 / 04-263 1100   Gleneagles Medical Centre                                  04-227 6111
                                                                                                                             Lion Airlines                                                             04-641 5144 / 642 6703       Pantai Mutiara                                             04-643 3888
                                                                                                                             Jentayu Airlines Sdn Bhd                                                  04-645 5106                  Island Hospital                                            04-228 8222
                                                                                                                             Korean Airlines                                                           04-644 2099                  Hospital Seberang Jaya                                     04-382 7333
                                                             FREE Shuttle Bus Service                                        TELEPHONIST ASSISTANCE & EMERGENCIES                                                                   Lam Wah Ee Hospital
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               04-657 1888
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               04-890 7044
                                                             by Penang State Government                                      Information and General Enquiries                                         102
                                                                                                                             Directory Service                                                         103                          Penang Adventist Hospital                                  04-222 7200
                                                                                                                             Telegram Service                                                          104                          Tanjung Medical Centre                                     04-226 2323
                                                                                                                             International Assisted Service                                            108                          Loh Guan Lye Specialist Centre                             04-238 8888
                                                                                                                             Multilingual International Service                                        198                          Bagan Specialist Centre                                    04-332 2800
                                                                                                                             Police and Ambulance / when using mobile phone                            999 / 112




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Where to Stay
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    BEACH HOTELS & RESORTS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Free Penang Traveller’s Map
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Paradise Sandy Beach Resort                      Tel: 04-899 9999 Fax: 04-899 0000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Bayview Beach Resort                         Tel: 04-881 2123 Fax: 04-881 2140
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Copthorne Orchid Penang                          Tel: 04-890 3333 Fax: 04-892 3303
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Toll Free: 1 800 88 8829
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lone Pine Hotel                                  Tel: 04-881 1511 Fax: 04-881 1282
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Golden Sands Resort                              Tel: 04-886 1911 Fax: 04-881 1880
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hydro Majestic Hotel                             Tel: 04-890 5999 Fax: 04-890 5100
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tanjung Bungah Beach Hotel                       Tel: 04-890 8808 Fax: 04-890 8333
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Flamingo By The Beach Penang                     Tel: 04-890 4111 Fax: 04-890 4777
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Holiday Inn                                      Tel: 04-881 1601 Fax: 04-881 1389
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Parkroyal Penang                                 Tel: 04-881 1133 Fax: 04-881 2233
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Jerejak Resort & SPA                             Tel: 04-658 7111 Fax: 04-657 9221
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Naza Hotel Penang                                Tel: 04-890 9300 Fax: 04-890 8600
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort & SPA            Tel: 04-888 8888 Fax: 04-881 1800
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hard Rock Hotel Penang                           Tel: 04-881 1711 Fax: 04-881 2155

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    CITY HOTELS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Berjaya Georgetown Hotel                         Tel: 04-227 7111   Fax: 04-226 7111
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Cititel Penang                                   Tel: 04-370 1188   Fax: 04-370 2288
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bayview Georgetown Hotel                         Tel: 04-263 3161   Fax: 04-263 4124
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Evergreen Laurel Hotel                           Tel: 04-226 9988   Fax: 04-226 9989
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hotel Grand Continental                          Tel: 04-263 6688   Fax: 04-263 0299
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Summit Hotel Bukit Mertajam                      Tel: 04-538 6666   Fax: 04-538 6222
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hotel Malaysia                                   Tel: 04-263 3311   Fax: 04-263 1621
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion                          Tel: 04-262 0006   Fax: 04-262 5289
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Continental Hotel                                Tel: 04-263 6388   Fax: 04-263 8718
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Pearl View Hotel                                 Tel: 04-398 9888   Fax: 04-399 9810
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hotel Royal                                      Tel: 04-226 7888   Fax: 04-226 6615
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Vistana Hotel                                    Tel: 04-646 8000   Fax: 04-646 8343
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Eastern & Oriental Hotel                         Tel: 04-222 2000   Fax: 04-261 6333
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sunway Hotel Georgetown                          Tel: 04-229 9988   Fax: 04-228 8899
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hotel Equatorial                                 Tel: 04-643 8111   Fax: 04-644 8000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Seri Malaysia                                    Tel: 04-642 9452   Fax: 04-642 9461
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Gurney Resort Hotel & Residences             Tel: 04-370 7000   Fax: 04-370 5000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Northam All Suite Penang                     Tel: 04-370 1111   Fax: 04-370 2222
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Oriental Hotel Penang                            Tel: 04-263 4211   Fax: 04-263 5395
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Traders Hotel Penang                             Tel: 04-262 2622   Fax: 04-262 6526
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sunway Hotel, Seberang Jaya                      Tel: 04-370 7788   Fax: 04-370 0555
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    G-Hotel                                          Tel: 04-238 0000   Fax: 04-238 0088
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    YMCA                                             Tel: 04-228 8211   Fax: 04-239 5869
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    YWCA                                             Tel: 04-828 1855   Fax: 04-828 1855
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Merchant Hotel                               Tel: 04-263 2828   Fax: 04-262 5511
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Goodhope Inn                                     Tel: 04-229 0111   Fax: 04-229 0333
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Waterfall Hotel                                  Tel: 04-229 5588   Fax: 04-227 5588
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1926 Heritage Hotel                              Tel: 04-228 1926   Fax: 04-229 1926
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tune Hotel Penang                                Tel: 04-227 5807   Fax: 04-227 5806
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hotel Seri Malaysia, Kepala Batas                Tel: 04-575 6700   Fax: 04-575 0630
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Red Rock Hotel                                   Tel: 04-226 0084   Fax: 04-226 5959
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Grand Paradises Hotel Penang                     Tel: 04-226 0084   Fax: 04-2268155

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SERVICE APARTMENTS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    B Suite                                          Tel: 04-644 4000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bayu Emas Apartments                             Tel: 04-881 2641
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Century Bay Service Apartment                    Tel: 04-659 1515   Fax: 04-659 5115
                                                                                                                             The mosque was founded in 1803. It was                                                                 Golden View Service Apartments                   Tel: 04-899 1177   Fax: 04-899 3377
                                                                                                                             built on land granted by the East India                                                                Krystal Suites Penang                            Tel: 04-613 3333   Fax: 04-613 3332
                                                                                                                             Company.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sri Sayang Resort Service Apartment              Tel: 04-881 1113   Fax: 04-881 1250
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Stallions Apartments                             Tel: 04-656 0118   Fax: 04-656 0063
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Evergreen Northam
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                                                                 16 BUTTERFLY FARM                                     GARDENS                        Plaza
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      11   FLOATING MOSQUE                           19   TAMAN AWAM                                   27   MENGKUANG DAM
                                                                   17      FOREST                                           8                          Gurney Drive                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Malaysia’s first floating mosque at the             METROPOLITAN RELAU                           The dam was completed in 1984,
                                                                           RECREATION PARK                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            sea is located along the scenic stretch        The park was opened in 2003 as an
                                                 Teluk    15                                                 TAMAN PERBANDARAN                            Tune                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         taking two years for construction. It
                                               Bahang                                                        (Penang Municipal Park)     WAT         1    Hotel
                                                                                                                                                                          GEORGE TOWN
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      of Tanjung Bunga. Accommodating up             agro-tourism site. It is the second largest       was officially opened in 1985.
                                                  Dam                                                                            CHAYAMANGKALARAM 2                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   to 1,500 worshippers, the mosque               recreational park on Penang Island with           Mengkuang Dam is notably larger than
                                                                                                                                          DHARMIKARAMA                      TANJONG CITY                                                                                                                                                                                              features a blend of local and Middle           facilities for jungle trekking, mountain          the Air Itam Dam with a storage
                                                                                                         PENANG HILL 7                    BURMESE TEMPLE                    MARINA                                                                                                                                                                                                    Eastern architecture with a seven-storey       biking, hiking, outdoor games, jogging            capacity ten times greater than Air
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Tesco                                                                                                                                                                            minaret. There is an open space for            as well as a children’s playground.               Itam. It was the former venue for the
                                                                                                                Air Itam            Penang Turf Club
                                                                                                                                                              Komtar                                 Extra                                                                                                                                                             Homestay
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      visitors to sea gaze peacefully.                                                                 Penang International Dragon Boat
                                                                                                                                     (Golf Section)           / Prangin Mall                                                                                                                                                                                           Mengkuang
                                                                                                                                                                                  Ferry                                Carrefour                                                                                                                                       Titi                                                                                                            Festival.
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                                                                                                          KEK LOK SI 6                                     Penang                        BUTTERWORTH       Carnival Mall
                                                                                                                                   STATE 4     P. RAMLEE’S Times Square
                                                                                                                                                                                               26  Safira
                                                                                                   Air Itam Dam 5                  MOSQUE HOUSE                                                    Country                                                                                                                                                        27
                                                                                                                                                                                PENANG BIRD PARK                 Sunway Seberang Jaya
                                                                 TROPICAL                                                                   Jelutong                                               Club          Hotel                                                                                                                                            Mengkuang
                                                          18     FRUIT FARM                                                                                                                                                   PERAI                    Pearl View                                                                                                 Dam
                                                                                                                                                                        Please refer to George Town map
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       MegaMall                                                                                                                       12   BATU FERINGGI                             20   BUKIT JAMBUL COUNTRY CLUB                    28   ST. ANNE’S CHURCH
                                                                   KAMPUNG JALAN BARU
                                                                                                                                                  Gelugor
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Pinang                                                                     BUKIT                                             (refer to Batu Feringgi map)                   Located on the sprawling greens of the            A visiting priest, Fr. Adolphe Couellan,
                                                                   BALIK PULAU                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    MERTAJAM                                            Batu Feringgi is one of Penang’s most          Bukit Jambul Country Club, this world-            built a small chapel in 1846. A larger
                                                                                   Homestay                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Hotel Summit                                                       class golf course offers formidable               church was built in 2002 to
                                                                                   Kampung Jalan                   Universiti Sains                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   popular beaches and has drawn tourists
                                                                                   Baharu                                Malaysia 21      Tesco
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   & Shopping         over the years to its sandy banks. Along       fairways and greens surrounded by rock            accommodate the annually growing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Centre           this winding stretch of beach, you will        passages and dense jungle.                        number of pilgrims. The church is
                                                                                        Balik        Sungai Nibong
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      find a host of attractions from ocean                                                            named after St Anne, mother of the
                                                                                                        Bus Terminal                Tesco
                                                                                        Pulau                       Hotel           Extra                                                                                                                                                                                                              ST. ANNE’S                     sports, parasailing, horse riding and even     Its stunning 18 hole 5,763 meter, par 72 golf     Blessed Virgin Mary. Every year, St
                                                                                                                                                                        25 Penang                                                                                                                                                                       CHURCH 28
                                                                                                  Taman Awam
                                                                                            19 Metropolitan Relau Vistana                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             a night bazaar!                                course was designed by Robert Trent Jones         Anne’s Feast in July is celebrated
                                                                                                                                           Queensbay                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Jr., a noted golf course architect. He is the     grandly. It is usually followed by two
                                                                                                                                              Mall                                Bridge                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               nights of candle light procession and
                                                                                         Equatorial                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  son of legendary golf course designer Rees
                                                                                           Hotel                 20           Kompleks                                                                                                                                                 Juru 30                                                     29     Taman Rimba                                                                Jones.                                            vigil.
                                                                                                                            Bukit Jambul                                                                                                                                             Highway                                                             Bukit Mertajam
                                                                                                 Bukit Jambul                                                                                                                                                                        Auto-City
                                                                                                 Country Club           Sunshine
                                                                                                                         Square                                 Jerejak
                                                                                                                                                                Resort & Spa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Homestay
                                                                                                                        SNAKE                                                                                                                                                                   Sg. Semilang/Juru
                                                                                                                        TEMPLE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       21   UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA                    29   TAMAN RIMBA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      13   TROPICAL SPICE GARDEN
                                                                                                                       22                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             The garden is a picturesque oasis, home             (USM) MUSEUM                                      BUKIT MERTAJAM
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          AND ART GALLERY                              Located 457 metres above sea level,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      to over 500 exotic varieties of plants. Its
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     There is a diverse collection of Baba             the Recreational Forest is home to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      undulating landscaped trails invite visitors
         Pulau                                                   Kompleks                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Nyonya and Malay artifacts, textiles,             many mainland indigenous trees and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      to go on a mesmerizing, refreshing
         Betong    Homestay                                       Tabung                 Bayan Lepas                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  discovery.                                     prints, traditional jewellery and Malay           flora and fauna. Take a fascinating hike
                   Pulau Betong                                     Haji                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             daggers as well as a collection of                through 37 hectares of sprawling
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Opening hours: 9.00am – 6.00pm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     paintings.                                        rainforest. Chalets are available for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      (Last admission at 5.30pm)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Opening hours:                                    those who are interested to stay.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Tel: 04-881 1797
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     9.00am – 6.00pm                                   Tel: 04-6505250 / 6505251
                                                                                                        23             24                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            9.00am – 12.15pm / 2.45pm – 6.00pm                     (State Forestry Department)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Pulau
                                                                                              Batu Maung          WAR MUSEUM                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         (Friday)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Gedung
                                  Thailand                                                   Fishing Village                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Closed on Monday and public holidays
                                                             N                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Bukit                                                                                         Tel: 04-653 3261 / 6532137
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Homestay           Jetty                                        Tambun
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Pulau Aman         Batu
                                                                                                                                                                        Proposed                                                                Pulau                                   Musang
                             Penang                                                                                                                                                                                                             Aman                                                   31
                                                                                                                                                                       2nd Penang                                                                                                                                                           Homestay
                                                                                                      Pulau Rimau                                                        Bridge                                                                                                                                Batu                         Sg. Chenaam                                                                                                                                     AUTO-CITY JURU
                                      Malaysia                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Kawan                                                                   14   PENANG NATIONAL PARK                      22   SNAKE TEMPLE                                 30
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       SUNGAI CHENAAM                                 For nature lovers, the national park is        Built in 1850, the snake temple - also            Auto-City is one of Penang’s most
                                        Kuala Lumpur             Borneo                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Bukit Jawi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Golf              the place to be. Exciting rainforest trails    known as the Temple of Azure Cloud -              prominent lifestyle venues. Opened in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Resort             take one on a journey of beauty. Thrill        is dedicated to Choo Sor Kong, a                  2003, it is a massive automobile show
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      seekers should head for the canopy walk.       Buddhist priest who was believed to have          arena for prestigious carmakers. With
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hovering 15m above the ground, the             extraordinary healing powers. However,            its vast array of restaurants and regular
Legend                                                    Singapore
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Homestay
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Sg. Duri                       33     250m long walk will give you a rare                                                              festivals and events, the City is a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     according to local folklore, a religious
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                TAMAN RIMBA           experience. The pristine beaches of Teluk      man offered the venomous pit vipers               hotspot for leisure and entertainment.
         Highway / Expressway                        Principal Road                Golf Resort                 Hotel            Shopping Centre        Airport           Tourist Information Centre                                         Homestay                                                                                            TO FIREFLY      BUKIT PANCHOR         Duyung, Muka Head and Pantai                                                                     Tel: 04-5011222
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            For enquiries, call Kopel (Koperasi                                                                                                                                                      shelter from danger and since then, they
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Pelancongan Pulau Pinang Bhd)                                                                  32 SANCTUARY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              (SUNGAI KERIAN)                         Kerachut are also a popular attraction.        have stayed in safety of the temple.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Tel: 04-250 5502
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Homestay                                   The park is home to a meromictic lake          Opening hours: 6.00am – 7.00pm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Sg. Setar                                  and is also a nesting site for turtles.        Tel: 04-643 7273
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Opening hours: 7.30am – 7.00pm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Tel: 04-881 3530 / 881 3500

                                                 1   WAT CHAYAMANGKALARAM                                                                                       4   STATE MOSQUE                                                                                                                                                       7   PENANG HILL
                                                Wat Chayamangkalaram is a Thai                                                                              The State Mosque is one of the most                                                                                                                                       Penang hill offers a panoramic view of
                                                Buddhist temple built in 1845 on land                                                                       beautiful mosques in the country.                                                                                                                                         the city, 830m above sea level. Getting         15   TELUK BAHANG DAM                          23   BATU MAUNG FISHING VILLAGE                   31 BATU MUSANG JETTY
                                                granted by Queen Victoria as a gesture                                                                      Construction of the mosque began in                                                                                                                                       to the top is half the fun with a choice of                                                                                                      Completed in 2007, the Batu Musang
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Located off the northern cape of Penang        The Batu Maung fishing village is a close-
                                                of goodwill to Thailand. The temple                                                                         1976 and was completed in 1980. Elegant                                                                                                                                   hiking or travelling in a funicular train. At                                                                                                    Jetty was built to improve the means of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Island, the dam was completed in 1999.         knit community located at Penang
                                                has one of the largest Reclining                                                                            and iconic, the mosque is located on 45                                                                                                                                   the summit, there is a flower garden, a                                                                                                          transportation of the local residents of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Its scenic surroundings are a favourite        Island’s southeastern tip. It is famed for
                                                Buddha statues in the wor ld.                                                                               hectares land, easily accommodating                                                                                                                                       mini bird park, bungalows and guest                                                                                                              Pulau Aman and neighbouring Pulau
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      picnic spot for locals. The dam has been       a mysterious giant footprint on a boulder         Gedung to and from the mainland.
                                                Spectacular to behold, the statue is                                                                        5,000 worshippers.                                                                                                                                                        houses.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      the dramatic stage for the annual Penang       at the beach. Known as Tapak                      Conceptually designed to blend with the
                                                completely gold-plated and measures                                                                         Opening hours: 9.00am – 5.30pm                                                                                                                                            Funicular train schedule: 6.30am –
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      International Dragon Boat Festival races       Gedembai, the origins of the footprint            surrounding flora and fauna the jetty is
                                                33 metres in length. You can also                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     9.15pm (Monday - Thursday, Sunday)                                                             differ among the different communities.           equipped with food and drink stalls, toilets,
                                                                                                                                                            Please dress appropriately and remove your                                                                                                                                6.30am – 11.15pm (Friday & Saturday)            since 2002.
                                                appreciate the magnificent                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           The Chinese believe the footprint was             waiting hall and also spacious parking
                                                                                                                                                            shoes before entering. Permission to enter                                                                                                                                Tel: 04-828 3263
                                                craftsmanship in the exquisite statues                                                                      must be obtained from mosque officials.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  left by Admiral Cheng Ho, while Indians           lots. Surrounded by untouched lush
                                                of Devas and other mythical creatures                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                believe it was the footprint of the monkey        greenery, the jetty has been a favourite
                                                located on the temple grounds.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         spot amongst the locals for camping,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     god Hanuman and Malays believe it                 picnics and fishing activities.
                                                Opening hours: 6.00am – 5.30pm                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       belonged to a fleeing giant.
                                                Tel: 016-4105115                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       For ‘water taxi’ services to Pulau Aman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       from the Batu Musang Jetty, please
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       contact Mr Haji Yaakob 019-4090945

                                                 2   DHARMIKARAMA BURMESE                                                                                       5   AIR ITAM DAM                                                                                                                                                       8   TAMAN PERBANDARAN
                                                     TEMPLE                                                                                                     Opened in 1962, the dam is a popular                                                                                                                                       (Penang Municipal Park)                    16   PENANG BUTTERFLY FARM                     24   WAR MUSEUM                                   32 FIREFLY      SANCTUARY
                                                Located on Lorong Burma, this                                                                                   recreational and picnic venue. It is located                                                                                                                          The Penang Municipal Park is a                  The name may seem like a misnomer              The Penang War Museum is built on the             Behold the rare enchanting sight of
                                                Burmese temple is the favoured venue                                                                            on gentle hillocks, next to Penang Hill.                                                                                                                              recreational park designed for active           as there are more than butterflies living      remnants of an old British fort which             fireflies along the Sungai Kerian
                                                for the Songkran festivities - Thailand’s                                                                       The dam commands panoramic views                                                                                                                                      youths. Built in the 1970’s on quarry land,     here. The farm has over 3000 living            defended Penang’s coast from attack.              riverbank with a morning or sunset
                                                traditional New Year Day - which is                                                                             of the island and George Town.                                                                                                                                        the park was called Penang Youth Park.          specimens from over 50 species of rare         The museum is a memorial to those who             cruise. Other exotic activities you could
                                                celebrated in April. The temple’s serene                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Today, the park is a popular sports and         and exotic butterflies, frogs, scorpions       died defending the country as well as             try are octopus catching, bat cave
                                                surroundings feature a Bodhi tree,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    lifestyle venue with a skating rink, outdoor    and other insects.                             aims to be an educational centre about            exploration and visiting Penang’s
                                                wishing pond and pagoda.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              auditorium for open-air festivals and           Opening hours: 9.00am – 5.00pm                 life in Penang during World War II. It            largest sea fish cage farm. For more
                                                Tel: 04-2269575                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       concerts and a water park.                      (weekdays) / 9.00am – 6.00pm                   features old war relics and depicts the           information about these packages,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Opening Hours: 7.00am-7.00pm                    (weekends - last admission at 5.30pm)          lifestyle of soldiers in those times. The         please visit:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Tel: 04-2263051                                 Tel: 04-885 1253                               historic site is an ideal setting for paintball   www.amazingplanner.com.my
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      (Office Hours: 8.00am-5.00pm)                                                                  tournaments. For reservations, call Jenny
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     at 016-421 3606.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Opening hours: 9.00am – 6.00pm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Tel: 04-626 5142



                                                 3   P. RAMLEE’S HOUSE                                                                                          6   KEK LOK SI TEMPLE                                                                                                                                                  9   PENANG BOTANIC GARDENS                     17   FOREST RECREATION PARK                    25 PENANG       BRIDGE                            33 TAMAN  RIMBA BUKIT
                                                This landmark commemorates the late                                                                             Kek Lok Si means ‘Temple of Supreme                                                                                                                                   The 30-hectare Botanic Gardens is a                  AND MUSEUM                                                                                       PANCHOR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     The Penang Bridge was opened in                   Opened in 1963, the 8-hectare park is
                                                larger-than-life comedian, actor, singer,                                                                       Bliss’. Construction began in 1890, with                                                                                                                              popular park among locals for its               The forestry museum is an education            1985. The bridge was awarded the
                                                composer and film director P. Ramlee.                                                                           the completion of its seven-storey                                                                                                                                    refreshing ambience. It was created in          centre on the forestry sector and how it                                                         located in the southern part of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Grand Award in the United States of               Seberang Perai. It is a popular camping
                                                It chronicles his life history as well as                                                                       handcrafted “Pagoda of Ten Thousand                                                                                                                                   1884 by the British to collect botanical        plays an important role in the social-         America Engineering Excellence in
                                                showcases personal memorabilia.                                                                                 Buddhas” in 1930. The pagoda is                                                                                                                                       specimens from the surrounding hills.           economic development of Malaysia.                                                                site under a canopy of indigenous trees
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     1986 in addition to other distinguished           and plants. The bat caves are a major
                                                Opening hours: 10.00am – 5.30pm                                                                                 considered one of Penang's most                                                                                                                                       Two must-see attractions are the                Explore the breathtaking 100-acre              awards. Spanning 13.5 km, the bridge
                                                (Closed on Mondays, if there is a                                                                               beautiful architectural wonders with its                                                                                                                              Japanese Garden and the Bamboo                  landscaped park and encounter beautiful                                                          tourist attraction. Chalets are available
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     is the main link between the mainland             for those who are interested to stay.
                                                public holiday on Sunday)                                                                                       Chinese octagonal base, Thai middle tier                                                                                                                              Setum within the arboretum. The annual          flora, insects, birds and reptiles.            of Peninsular Malaysia and Penang
                                                Tel: 04-281 7484                                                                                                and Burmese crown. A 30.2m Kuan Yin                                                                                                                                   international floral fest draws throngs of      Dormitories are available should you opt                                                         Tel: 04-6505250 / 6505251
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Island. It is also the annual site of the
                                                                                                                                                                bronze statue was completed in 2002.                                                                                                                                  people with its colourful and magnificent       to spend the night there.                      Penang Bridge Run.                                     (State Forestry Department)
                                                                                                                                                                Opening hours: 9.00am – 6.00pm                                                                                                                                        displays.                                       Opening hours: 9.00am – 5.00pm
                                                                                                                                                                Tel: 04-899 8222                                                                                                                                                      Opening hours: 6.00am – 9.00pm                  Tel: 04-885 2388 / 1280
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Tel: 04-227 0428

				
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