Pinang hill lies a few km southwest of Georgetown. It is 821m high and offers good views of Pinang island and the strait of Pinang. Tourists get to the top of Pinang hill either by walking or by taking the funicular railway which in less than 10 minutes reaches the top. On top of the hill there are a few attractions such as a Hindu temple, a small zoo and some restaurants.

01 Colourful incense sticks 02 Colourful incense sticks 03 Colourful incense sticks 04 Gate to Tien Kong Than temple 05 Boarding the funicular train 06 Funicular train
07 Funicular train 08 Old tracks 09 View from Penang hill 10 View from Penang hill
11 Penang bridge 12 View from Penang hill 13 Colourful flags 14 Plant
15 Yellow flowers 16 Road 17 Tropical rainforest 18 Tropical rainforest 19 Black hornbill 20 Monument
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