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Kek Lok Si Temple

Places of worship
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

Founded in 1890 by an immigrant Chinese Buddhist, this temple is the the largest on the island.

Pinang Peranakan Mansion

Museums
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

Housed in an elegantly restored museum, you will find over 1,000 Peranakan artefacts.

Penang Botanic Gardens

Nature
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

Also known as the waterfall gardens, the place is a popular spot for recreational activities.

Tropical Spice Garden

Nature
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

Transformed from an abandoned rubber plantation, home to more than 500 floral species.

Straits Chinese Jewellery Museum

Tourist attractions
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

A permanent exhibition of the extravagance and skillful craftsmanship of the Straits Chinese..

Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion

Tourist attractions
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

Once used as a squat until a group of architects restored this mansion to its former glory.

Clan Jetties

Tourist attractions
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

Unique Chinese settlements that have been around since the 19th century.

Penang Snake Temple

Tourist attractions
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

This temple honours a Buddhist monk who, according to legend, gave shelter to snakes of the jungle.