Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Air Itam

Learn about the unique charm of Air Itam with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its shopping and restaurants. Kek Lok Si Temple and TESCO are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Air Itam

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Air Itam a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Penang Butterfly Farm (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Kidland Penang (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Tropical Fruit Farm (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • PKSA Penang Water Sports Centre (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Butterfly Farm (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Air Itam

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Air Itam. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Penang Hill (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Penang Botanic Gardens (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Tropical Spice Garden (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Ferringgi Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Teluk Bahang Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Air Itam

The nearest airport is in Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.), located 7.2 mi (11.5 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Air Itam?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 328 holiday lettings near Air Itam. From 76 Houses to 230 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Air Itam for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Air Itam?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Air Itam. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Fort Cornwallis: 334 holiday lettings
  • Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion: 333 holiday lettings
  • Old Protestant Cemetery: 333 holiday lettings
  • Gleneagles Penang Medical Centre: 334 holiday lettings
  • Straits Quay Mall: 335 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Air Itam listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Air Itam?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 76 Houses in Air Itam. Our other popular types of Air Itam holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 230 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Air Itam?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 132 holiday homes with pool available in Air Itam. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.