Penang Hill

Penang Hill is a hill resort comprising a group of peaks on Penang Island, . It is located within the suburb, 9 km west of the center of .

Notable Places in the Area

Buddhist temple
The is a Buddhist temple situated in , , . is situated 2½ km south of Penang Hill. Photo: Arne mueseler, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

The , also known as the "Waterfall Gardens" because of the cascading waterfall nearby, is a public park situated on Jalan Air Terjun in , , . is situated 3 km northeast of Penang Hill. Photo: Dr htgoon, CC0.

The City Park, also colloquially known as the Youth Park, is an urban park in the city of in , . is situated 3½ km east of Penang Hill. Photo: Vnonymous, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Sports venue
is a major horse racing course in , which was established in 1864. is situated 3½ km east of Penang Hill.

Localities in the Area

, renowned as the Pearl of the Orient, is a state on the of Peninsular . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

, is a town in central . Located west of , is largely a suburban area home to the famous Penang Hill, or Bukit Bendera, and the gigantic Kek Lok Si Temple. Photo: Balou46, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, officially Bandar Baru Air Itam, is a residential neighbourhood within the city of in , . Photo: Semi-auto, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Penang Hill

5.4227° or 5° 25' 21.8" north
100.2658° or 100° 15' 56.8" east
Open Location Code
735 metres (2,411 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1387210299
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Penang Hill
  • Chinese: 升旗山
  • Dutch: Penang Hill
  • Indonesian: Bukit Bendera
  • Japanese: ペナン・ヒル
  • Malay: Bukit Bendera
  • Malay: Bukit Pulau Pinang
  • Tamil: பினாங்கு மலை
  • Yue Chinese: 升旗山

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