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If you’ve been wanting to try something new, why not slip away and enjoy the beautiful Penang Island? To truly enjoy this part of Southeast Asia, you’ll need to take advantage of an extended trip, such as the 10-day/7-night package offered through Pacific Holidays. You’ll start off your trip by visiting the capital, Georgetown, including many of its World Heritage Sites. You’ll also be stopping in at Fort Cornwallis as well as Khoo Knogsi, which features one of the best clan houses found in the whole world. While spending four more amazing days on this magnificent island, you’ll have various options to choose from, including taking a tour around the whole island, visiting the Penang National Park, stopping by the Tropical Fruit farm and much more. Best of all, this vacation package is now 40 percent off, meaning you can be spend 10 glorious days on Penang Island for only $1399, which includes your airfare, lodging accommodations, many tour costs and transfers.
On the first day of your vacation to Penang Island, you’ll have the option to depart from any of the following three cities on a Singapore Airlines flight:
- San Francisco
- New York
On your second day, you’ll cross the International Date Line on your way to the Penang Island. You’ll arrive on the third day and be transferred to the Sentral Hotel Georgetown. This amazing hotel is conveniently located near many tourists sites, including the Camera Museum, Pinang Peranakan Mansion, Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi and more. Boasting a business center, 24-hour front desk service, and on-site restaurant and free WiFi in public areas, you’re sure to enjoy your stay. All rooms come with free access to WiFi, free bottled water and more.
On the fourth day of your trip, you’ll visit Georgetown, viewing many of the areas colonial buildings. You’ll stop in at Fort Cornwallis, Thai Budhist Temple, Wat Chayamngkalarm and more. The next day includes visiting the Kek Lok Si temple, the bronze statue Goddess of Mercy and other temples.
From day six through day 10 of your trip, you’ll be able to travel the island at your own leisure, doing as much as you like, or if you prefer, doing absolutely nothing at all and relaxing at your hotel. There are many tour options for you to choose from, with one of the best being the tour through the Penang War Museum.
On your last day in Malaysia, you’ll spend your time gathering your belongings from your hotel room and being transferred to the nearby airport. Depending on the gateway that you fly out of, you’ll find yourself back home in America either on the same day or the following.
This truly is an opportunity that you do not want to miss out on, and with savings up to 40 percent off the normal cost staying on the beautiful Penang Island, there’s never been a better time to visit Malaysia.