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Family-Friendly Activities in Penang

Planning ahead for family trips is extremely vital as it minimizes wastage of precious hours during your vacation itself. Being spontaneous and just aiming to go with the flow is highly discouraged for family trips as it gets immensely hectic which leaves you feeling lethargic and lazy. At the end of the day, the choice is yours, do what you think is best for you! Being one of the most visited places in Malaysia, Penang island sure has a lot of attractions. Find out what you can do with your family there.

Indoor & Outdoor Activities

You can always get the best of both worlds. If your kids are feeling jittery and energized, visit the ‘Adventure Zone’ situated in Batu Ferringhi. The slides will leave you on the edge of your seats while rocketing your adrenaline sky-high. Challenge your kids to step out of their comfort zones by trying out the intensely extreme ‘Demon Drop’ which will leave you feeling all sorts of emotions!

Wish to just take a stroll while still having the pleasure of observing the beauty of nature? The butterfly park called, ‘Entopia’ will satisfy and please your visual senses. Walk through the trails with the expectation that a plethora of distinct butterflies will invade your personal space. Mentally and physically prepared for a thrilling adventure? Being classified as the No.1 theme Park in Malaysia with no specific age limitations, direct yourself to ‘Escape’ fret not and just enjoy for the sake of fun.

Panoramic views

Penang Hill- with its inviting scenic views and breezy weather, will lure you to come back for more. To venture up to the hill, you would need to take a thrilling train ride. Be prepared for some adventure and a little fun!

Penang Night Scene from Penang Hill


Meditate, be at peace with yourself and your surroundings. With a myriad of Penang street food, classic batik pieces, and cheap buys, treat your family to a day in the beach located at Batu Ferringhi. Soak your feet in the salty sea water and conduct beach activities to energize yourselves.

Food in Penang

Cultural attributes

With the diversity in culture and races in Penang, there are a few places of worship which is prime to visit! With its famous, Kek Lok Si Temple and Snake Temple; it is quintessential to pay a visit when you are in Penang.


Holiday Inn Resort Penang

Holiday Inn Resort Penang has the complete package – not only is it extremely affordable but the captivating beach and hotel activities makes everything one step ahead. Younger travelers would squeal when they take a look at the Kids PlayLab, with a myriad of activities there! Check out this link to book a room today:

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