Secure tickets in advance to ride the funicular railway up Penang Hill. Glide around 1.2 miles (1,996 meters) up to the peak, where you can soak up sweeping views of the island from the viewing deck or admire the colonial-era bungalow Bel Retiro. Upgrade for skip-the-line access via the fast lane.
Get an up close look at the endangered orangutan on this incredible tour of Orangutan Island, Taiping Zoo and Perak Museum from Penang. Experience some of the area’s most stunning natural highlights and learn more about local wildlife from your professional guide. You’ll walk through the Taiping Lake Gardens and wander the halls of Perak Museum, plus enjoy the air-conditioned comfort and convenience of your vehicle.
Remember fun games from your childhood with an entire day of play at Teluk Bahang in Penang, courtesy of ESCAPE. Admission to the park includes rides, attractions, and activities—all of which are based on low-tech concepts. Ideal for a wide range of age groups, abilities, and energy levels, ESCAPE highlights include a rope and obstacle course and super-fast water slides at Waterplay.
Take your Malaysia vacation to new heights on a rope course challenge in Pulau Pinang. Set 784 feet (239 meters) in the sky, the thrilling 1-hour activity is guaranteed to get your adrenaline flowing. Professional guides provide instruction and reassurance as you make your way across six different challenges: Confidence Path, High Bench, A Great Bridge, X-Point, ZWire and G-Rocky.
- Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of Penang from an open platform of the city's tallest building
- Face your fear of heights with a thrilling walk 249m above ground on the Rainbow Skywalk at the 68th floor
- Enjoy an array of fun activities at Penang's largest indoor theme park with the combo package
- Explore the Tech Dome housing over 120 interactive scientific and technology exhibits
Discover a world of butterflies, insects, and tropical plants with tickets to Entopia, where hands-on exhibits help bring the natural world to life. You’ll find more than 15,000 butterflies and a wonderland of waterfalls, caves, and ponds, as well as a two-story learning center devoted to invertebrates—everything that wiggles, crawls, and slithers. Pre-booking your Entopia admission tickets ensures a hassle-free visit, so you can walk right in upon arrival.
Guarantee your entry to the fun-filled Dark Mansion, a 3D glow-in-the-dark museum in Penang, by booking your admission ticket in advance. Family-friendly and located in the heart of UNESCO-listed Georgetown, the museum features spectacular luminescent effects and provides welcome respite from Penang’s daytime humidity.
Get some fresh air and enjoy a fun-filled day of outdoor activities on this 9-hour trip to ESCAPE Adventureplay Theme Park, an award-winning eco-theme park near Penang. This full-day admission pass grants guests of all ages the chance to frolic among this unique park's range of 16 kid-friendly attractions. Zoom through the trees on the rope swing, fly through a ravine on a zipline, slide downhill in a tubby tube or grab a toy in the on-site playroom. Whatever your child's age or ability level there's a fun activity waiting to be explored. This excursion to ESCAPE also includes one-way transport by minivan from Penang.
If you love Penang’s diverse street food scene, guarantee entry to the Wonderfood Museum Penang by buying tickets in advance. Whet your appetite with models of over 100 different types of popular street food, pose for hilarious selfies with outsized snacks, and learn how locals eat at miniature hawker stalls.
Change your perspective with admission to the Penang 3D Trick Art Museum, where optical illusions, mind-bending art, and a collection of props and costumes offer interactive fun. You can step right into recreations of historic George Town scenes, capture unique selfies and group portraits, and visit the lifelike inhabitants in panda village. With a central location in George Town, the family-friendly Penang 3D Trick Art Museum is a great way to feed your imagination and creativity.
Experience George Town from above at the Rainbow Skywalk and Observatory Deck. Enjoy panoramic views of Penang City and its surrounding suburbs and landscapes after climbing 820 feet (250 meters) to the glass cantilever bridge that sits atop top Penang’s tallest skyscraper. Grab a cocktail and tapas and enjoy the music of a hanging orchestra.
Enjoy Penang’s best views by prebooking tickets to the TOP, on the 68th floor of the Komtar skyscraper. Brave the Rainbow Skywalk, a glass walkway that floats 816 feet (249 meters) above sea level, then take in 360-degree vistas from the observation deck. Upgrade to book a fun pass with access to some popular Komtar attractions: the Jurassic Research Centre, 7D Motion Theatre, Tech Dome science discovery centre, and more.
- Enjoy an impressive 360-degree panoramic view of Penang Island from the highest viewing point of Penang
- Explore and learn more about the diverse flora and fauna that grows within The Habitat
- Take in the fresh air on a thrilling walk on the 230m Langur Way Canopy Walk
- Admire the beauty of Penang's 130-million-year-old rainforest
- You can also explore to other famous attractions such as Top Komtar Penang and The Gravityz's Obstacle Rope Course in Penang
Get organized ahead of time with advance tickets for the Ghost Museum Penang, a sinister shrine to all things paranormal. Learn about the different ghosts and demons of Malaysia, Indonesia, China, and Japan, as well as vampires, mummies, and Halloween, or dress up in eerie costumes and pose for selfies.
Visit the Teddyville Museum in Batu Ferringhi to see the largest collection of teddy bears in Malaysia. The teddy bears have been collected from various nations and time periods that date back to the 1900s. The displays also showcase the cultural history of Penang from the arrival of Captain Francis Light to the present day.
Enjoy full access to the TOP in Penang—the island’s tallest building—with this admission ticket. This food and entertainment complex is home to a number of attractions such as the Rainbow Skywalk, the 7D Discovery Motion Theater, and the Penang State Gallery. Take in the views from the observation deck, enjoy the indoor theme park, and much more with this all-access pass.
Be amazed by the sheer variety of fruit that grows in tropical Penang by visiting the Tropical Fruit Farm. Take a tour of the farm and learn about the different fruits grown here, as well as honey production, extracting oil from coconuts, and more. Get the chance to taste honey, fruit enzymes, and a delicious fruit buffet. Kids and adults alike will love this informative and fun destination.
Explore the history of photography with admission to the Asia Camera Museum, where you'll find more than 1,000 cameras and hands-on exhibits. Try taking photographs with some of the museum's cameras, learn about the process of developing photos, and see remarkable artifacts, from hand-painted slides to a silent movie projector, bringing home your own memorable shots of the museum collection.
Plan to visit the The TOP Penang to take in panoramic views of Penang and George Town from the top of the city’s tallest building. Your admission ticket for The TOP includes access to the Observatory Deck on the 65th floor and the Rainbow Skywalk at the 68th floor. Dare to walk across the see-through walkway that makes up The Rainbow Skywalk for a thrilling experience.
Explore one of the most original museums in the world while traveling in Penang — the fascinating Wonderfood Museum featuring giant displays of traditional Malaysian dishes. Located inside Georgetown’s 1940s colonial building, the museum invites you into the world of super realistic models of popular dishes handcrafted by the museum’s owner using food replication techniques from Japan. There are three galleries in the museum for your to discover: Info Zone, Wow Zone, and Educational Zone where you can learn interesting facts about Malaysian cuisine, cooking methods and see international delicacies from Indian, Chinese and other cuisines.
ESCAPE is a fun destination with exciting rides and games hosted in a natural environment. ESCAPE re-introduces the play and values of yesteryear so to inject reality into a world overdependent on an isolation-inducing electronic lifestyle. Through fun activities, with an emphasis on self-directed and self-powered play, the visitor experiences Low Tech, High Fun. ESCAPE demonstrates there’s no age limit to having fun as the rides and games are designed for a wide range of age groups, abilities, and energy levels.
The Penang House of Music is an experience for visitors of all ages.
Immerse yourself in the forgotten musical heritage of Penang with exhibits and interactive features, with a spotlight on the traditional music of Penang’s diverse communities; the defining period of the 1940s to the 1970s; as well as musical icons that have shaped the music of Penang and Malaysia.
The guided tour takes only an hour but you are encouraged to spend as much time as you like lingering over the exhibits, playing with the musical instruments, and enjoying our many interactive features like the Potehi puppets, the Virtual Reality room, the Listening Chair, the Listening Dome, the Radio Room, and the Cinema Room.
For real history buffs, our Resource Centre is a treasure trove of gems and relics from the past that will whet your appetite for more.
Trace the history of Penang from 1592 to the 21st-century in an engaging environment at Penang Time Tunnel. Fun for restless kids, active backpackers, and history buffs alike, the museum offers an immersive look at the city’s storied past. Make your way through 11 exhibits, each presenting historical documents, life-sized sculptures, and well-preserved artifacts. Be sure to have your camera ready for the interactive dioramas.
Even if you don’t have time to visit Borneo, you can still see and observe the natural habitat of Orang Utans living at the Bukit Merah Orang Utan Island Foundation. These primates are orphans undergoing rehabilitation for future release into the wild.