About Penang

Penang is a vibrant state in Malaysia with its capital, George Town, having the rare distinction of being a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Retaining many of the values adopted from the British colonial era, Penang bears a charm that is unique to itself. Whether it is her historical buildings, natural wonders or beach resorts, Penang has it all.

It is a true melting pot of cultures – from the East to the West, which is reflected in her people’s heritage and their cuisines, making Penang a world-renowned food paradise.

Penang welcomes you.

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