Penang

Penang, renowned as the Pearl of the Orient, is a state on the of Peninsular . Geographically, the state consists of Pulau Pinang, or Penang Island, and Seberang Perai, the mainland strip facing the island, which are separated by a small stretch of the Strait of Malacca.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Popular Destinations

is the capital city of the state of Penang. Photo: Gp song, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the main town on the mainland side of Penang state in . Photo: Arne mueseler, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

is a beach town in Penang, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is the administrative centre of the city of Seberang Perai in Penang, . Photo: Bktung, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Summit
is a hill resort comprising a group of peaks on Penang Island, . Photo: Hzh, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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

Retail area
is a shopping mall at , a suburb of in Penang, .

Residential area
Rifle Range is a residential neighbourhood within the city of in Penang, . Photo: Semi-auto, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Destinations

, is a town in central Penang Island. 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.

is a town located in Seberang Perai Selatan district of Penang, . Photo: Vnonymous, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town in Penang, . The area makes up the south-east region of Pulau Pinang… Photo: Cmglee, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town in Penang, . Along with the surrounding area, literally makes up the backcountry of the island, offering a laidback kampung lifestyle, with rice paddies and fruit farms scattered throughout. Photo: Cmglee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, also known as Simpang Empat, is a small town in the district of South Seberang Perai, in the state of Penang, . Photo: Dreamtrooper, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a suburb in the city of Seberang Perai, Penang, .

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a suburb of in Penang, . Photo: jetsun, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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

Suburb
is a suburb of in Penang, . Photo: arches, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Penang

Latitude
5.4065° or 5° 24' 23.4" north
Longitude
100.2559° or 100° 15' 21.3" east
Open Location Code
6PQ2C744+J9
Population
1,660,000
Abbreviation
PNG
Elevation
462 metres (1516 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 249666046
Geo­Names ID
1733047
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Pulo Pinang
  • Arabic: Penang
  • Arabic: بينانق
  • Arabic: فولاو فينغ
  • Armenian: Պինանգ
  • Asturian: Penang
  • Azerbaijani: Pinanq
  • Basque: Penang
  • Bengali: পেনাং
  • Bulgarian: Пенанг
  • Catalan: Illa del Príncep de Gal·les
  • Catalan: Penang
  • Catalan: Pulau Pinang
  • Cebuano: Pulau Pinang (estado)
  • Cebuano: Pulau Pinang
  • Chinese: Pulau Pinang
  • Chinese: 槟城
  • Chinese: 槟城州
  • Chinese: 槟州
  • Chinese: 檳城
  • Czech: Penang
  • Danish: Penang
  • Danish: Pinang
  • Danish: Pulau Penang
  • Danish: Pulau Pinang
  • Dimli (individual language): Penang
  • Dutch: Penang
  • Dutch: Pinang
  • English: Penang Island
  • Esperanto: Penango
  • Finnish: Penang
  • Finnish: Pulau Penang
  • French: Penang
  • French: Pulau Pinang
  • German: MY-07
  • German: Penang
  • Greek: Πενάνγκ
  • Gujarati: પેનાંગ
  • Hakka Chinese: Pulau Pinang
  • Hausa: Pulau Pinang
  • Hebrew: פננג
  • Hindi: पिनांग
  • Hindi: पेनांग
  • Hungarian: Penang
  • Hungarian: Pinang
  • Hungarian: Pineng
  • Ido: Penang
  • Indonesian: Penang
  • Indonesian: Pulau Penang
  • Indonesian: Pulau Pinang
  • Inupiaq: Penang
  • Inupiaq: Penang Islands
  • Italian: Penang
  • Italian: Pinang
  • Japanese: プラウ・ピナン州
  • Japanese: ペナン
  • Japanese: ペナン州
  • Javanese: Pulo Pinang
  • Kannada: ಪೆನಾಂಗ್
  • Korean: 페낭 주
  • Korean: 풀라우 피낭 주
  • Korean: 풀라우피낭 주
  • Korean: 피낭 주
  • Korean: 피낭주
  • Latvian: Penanga
  • Lithuanian: Penangas
  • Macedonian: Пенанг
  • Malay: Negeri Pulau Pinang
  • Malay: P. Pinang
  • Malay: Pulau Pinang
  • Malayalam: പെനാംഗ്
  • Marathi: पिनांग
  • Marathi: पेनांग
  • Min Dong Chinese: Pulau Pinang
  • Min Nan Chinese: Penang
  • Min Nan Chinese: Pulau Pinang
  • Northern Frisian: Penang (Bundesstoot)
  • Northern Frisian: Penang
  • Norwegian: Penang
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Penang
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Pulau Pinang
  • Panjabi: ਪੀਨਾਂਗ
  • Persian: پنانگ
  • Persian: پیننگ
  • Piemontese: Penang
  • Polish: Penang
  • Portuguese: Penang
  • Portuguese: Penão
  • Quechua: Penang suyu
  • Russian: Пенанг
  • Russian: Пинанг
  • Russian: Пулау-Пинанг
  • Scots: Penang
  • Serbian: Пенанг
  • Sinhala: පෙනන්ග්
  • Spanish: Isla de Penang
  • Spanish: Penang
  • Spanish: Pulau Pinang
  • Swedish: Pinang
  • Tamil: பினாங்கு
  • Tamil: பினாங்கு மாநிலம்
  • Telugu: పెనాంగ్
  • Thai: Penang
  • Thai: ปีนัง
  • Thai: รัฐปีนัง
  • Thai: เกาะปีนัง
  • Turkish: Penang
  • Ukrainian: Пенанг
  • Urdu: پینانگ
  • Vietnamese: Bang Penang
  • Vietnamese: Penang
  • Vietnamese: Pulau Pinang
  • Waray (Philippines): Penang
  • Waray (Philippines): Pulau Pinang
  • Western Armenian: Փինանկ
  • Western Panjabi: پینانگ
  • Wu Chinese: 槟城
  • Yue Chinese: Penang
  • Yue Chinese: Pulau Pinang
  • Yue Chinese: بينانج
  • Yue Chinese: 庇能
  • Yue Chinese: 檳城
  • Yue Chinese: 檳島
  • Yue Chinese: 檳榔嶼
  • PNG
  • Пінанг
  • ಪಿನಾಂಗ್

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