Explore one of Asia's greatest kingdoms and historic European colonialism when you visit Penang. This Malaysian state offers all the charm of Southeast Asia. Book your flight to Penang with Cathay Dragon and enjoy reclining seating, inflight entertainment and excellent onboard service.
Things to do in Penang
Visit Kek Lok Si (Temple of Supreme Bliss), one of the largest temples in the region, and the Snake Temple, which protected snakes from the jungle according to legend. George Town, the capital of Penang, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with 19th-century churches and temples and homes dating back to World War II. George Town’s diverse population offers Chinese smokehouses and plenty of food markets. Take a day trip away from the city to experience the mountainous jungle and rural farms.
Getting around Penang
Navigate the streets of George Town easily by foot, but be aware that cars often don’t slow down for pedestrians. Explore the larger region on the Rapid Penang local buses, which have useful signs on the front to help you select the right one. Whether you are travelling for work or pleasure, book your Penang flights with Cathay Dragon today.