There are many Instagram-worthy spots in Malaysia, and Penang is one of them. Penang is one of the states in Malaysia which is rich with history making it unique and historical. Aside from those mainstream street arts, there are actually many other places that can guarantee you picture perfect shots by taking pictures at these cool spots:
1. Macalister Mansion
Take lots of pictures and have a high tea at Macalister Mansion. This place will make you feel like a royalty as it is designed like an old English mansion. Macalister Mansion is one of the heritage building in Penang built in the early 90’s. Visit this place and be amazed!
Address: 228, Jalan Macalister, George Town, 11400 George Town, Pulau Pinang
Phone: 04-228 3888
2. Tan Jetty
Penang is an island so, no wonder there are a few jetties there. If you want to take your pictures at a jetty, Tan Jetty is the perfect spot for your #OOTD.
Address: 10300 George Town, Penang
3. Church of Assumption
Want to make your Instagram feed look simple and minimalistic just like those pictures you see on Tumblr? Take pictures at the Church of Assumption. This white Catholic church is one of the oldest church in Penang. With its beautiful Europen style architecture, your friends probably think that you’re overseas when reality you’re just in Penang 😛
Address: Lebuh Farquhar, George Town, 10450 George Town, Pulau Pinang
Phone: 04-261 0088
4. Sekeping Victoria
You probably heard about Sekeping Serendah before. While in Penang there is this place called Sekeping Victoria. Similar concept with Sekeping Serendah that you know, this rustic cafe. This spot is a go-to if you want an aesthetic Instagram feed.
Address: 164A-B, Lebuh Victoria, George Town, 10300 George Town, Pulau Pinang
Phone: 017-207 5977
5. Jawi Peranakan Mansion
Check out this Peranakan mansion as this place is full of culture and it’s really beautiful. Not only you get to take good pictures but, you get to learn more about Baba Nyonya culture. You won’t regret visiting this place.
Address: 153, Jalan Hutton, George Town, 10050 George Town, Pulau Pinang
Phone: 04-218 9858
6. The Top Komtar
The Top Komatr is the tallest building in Penang. Being able to stand on the 68th floor, you get to see the whole of Penang. Oh not to forget, the floors are transparent which means you get to see below and it just feels as if you’re high up floating in the sky. Trust me, the view is breathtaking!
Address: 1, Jalan Penang, George Town, 10000 George Town, Pulau Pinang
Opening Hours: 10 am – 8pm
Phone: 04-262 3800
7. Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion
Another heritage spot in Penang, Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion is highly recommended for pictures session! This place is famous for its blue wall. Give your Instagram a color pop while you stand and pose with the famous blue wall.
Address: Ground Floor, 14, Leith Street, George Town, 10200 George Town, Pulau Pinang
Opening Hours: 11am –12pm, 2pm –3pm, 3:30pm -4.30 pm
Phone: 04-262 5857