Destination guide

The beachside setting of Tanjong Tokong is ready to explore

The beaches and parks create a pretty picture of Tanjong Tokong. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. Kek Lok Si Temple and TESCO are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Tanjong Tokong

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Tanjong Tokong a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Penang Butterfly Farm (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • PKSA Penang Water Sports Centre (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • East Wind Watersports (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Kidland Penang (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Penang Cultural Center (5.6 mi / 9 km)

Seasonal weather in Tanjong Tokong

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, March, April, May and February are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Tanjong Tokong

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Tanjong Tokong is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Penang Hill (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Penang Botanic Gardens (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Ferringgi Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Tropical Spice Garden (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Teluk Bahang Beach (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Tanjong Tokong

Fly into Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Tanjung Tokong?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 377 holiday lettings around Tanjung Tokong. From 261 flats & apartments to 80 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tanjung Tokong? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Tanjung Tokong. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ibox Museum of Glass Penang: 407 holiday lettings
  • Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Temple: 406 holiday lettings
  • Penang Botanic Gardens: 406 holiday lettings
  • Fort Cornwallis: 408 holiday lettings
  • Loh guan Lye Specialist Centre: 406 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tanjung Tokong listed on 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 Flats in Tanjung Tokong?

Yes, of course. offers 261 Flats in Tanjung Tokong. Our other popular types of Tanjung Tokong holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 80 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tanjung Tokong?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 160 holiday homes with pool available in Tanjung Tokong. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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