Southeast Penang Island attractions

Temple in Southeast Penang Island

Sam Poh Footprint Temple

This small seaside temple overlooking fishing boats and the second Penang bridge has a shrine dedicated to the legendary Admiral Zheng He. Also known as Sam Poh, his portrait is painted on a giant boulder outside. T…
Museum in Southeast Penang Island

Penang War Museum

Perched on top of the steep Bukit Batu Maung hill, this former British fort, built in the 1930s, was used as a prison and torture camp by the Japanese during WWII. Today, the crumbling buildings have been restored a…
Aquarium in Southeast Penang Island

Akuarium Tunku Abdul Rahman

Within the Fisheries Research Institute, this small aquarium houses 25 tanks filled with colourful fish.