So you are heading to Penang? There are so many awesome and fun things to do in Penang. We created this secret guide to give you access to the best activities we've enjoyed here.
On top of that, here are the 3 top things to do in Penang.
For some of these activities you HAVE to get your ticket in advance. Don't miss this!
Update December, 2018: How to find flight deals to Penang?
Still looking for cheap flights to Penang? We LOVE Kiwi.com.
You can search here with a so-called "radius search". It is incredible easy to find sweet flight deals to Penang and area.
Read our full review of Kiwi.com here
Anyway, back to our secret tips and things to do in Penang.
Penang is a backpackers paradise with many street art to discover, restaurants to try, and night clubs to check out. Penang, some people still call it George Town due to its history, hides many secrets and hidden spots to discover. We collected 5 local things to do in Penang to get the most out of your travels in Penang. Just subscribe and we will send you the Geeky Guide Penang to your email.
Get 5 local tips for Penang here
The Geeky Guide Penang includes:
- Hiking Trail
- the best local Street Food spot
- Cosy and fun place for Night Life – indeed relaxed!
- Art Hunting – Pack your camera
- Local Café to relax with free WiFi – great for working on your travel blog
We share with you here 15 € off for your next accommodation with this booking promo code. This promotion is valid worldwide.
Hostel Packing List
It is time to see what you should pack in your backpack or suitcase. Make sure you always pick a quality hostel, it totally reduces the things you need to pack. Here is our ultimate hostel packing list. It features 23 items you should really throw in your backpack.The most important things to pack are:
- eye mask
- key chain flashlight
- the right backpack, the Nomatic (our review of Nomatic here) or Lowe Alpine Lightflite 45 Pack
- packing cubes
- generic padlock (fitting all locker types)
- quick-dry travel towel
- universal power adapter
- travel-sized toiletries