George Town, Penang

George Town, Penang

George Town, Penang (credit)

Ranked #10 in Malaysia tourism.

George Town is the capital of Penang in Malaysia and is famous for its historical buildings.

George Town Attractions

Fort Cornwallis, Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Pinang Peranakan Mansion are some of the important historical buildings here. Wat Chaiyamangalaram is a famous Buddhist temple built in Thai style in George Town. You can also see one of the oldest Chinese temples Kuan Yin Teng in the town. The temple is embellished with intricately carved dragons and lions. Penang State Museum boasts of lovely paintings and engravings. Penang Hill is an ideal spot to visit for nature lovers and hiking enthusiasts.

George Town Photos

Fort Cornwallis

Fort Cornwallis (credit)

Penang Hill

Penang Hill (credit)

Kuan Yin Teng

Kuan Yin Teng (credit)

Wat Chaiyamangalaram

Wat Chaiyamangalaram (credit)

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