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Penang - The Ultimate Wedding Destination

Oct 01, 2021

After getting engaged, many couples worry about picking a wedding venue. While it may seem like a small detail in the planning process, choosing a location for your special day is no easy feat. Some people prefer intimate settings while others want a sprawling venue with a gorgeous view.

Spending the rest of your life with the person you love is the most important decision you'll make in your lifetime. Look no further and start planning your dream wedding in one of Penang’s wedding locations, each with its own unique historical background, culture, and natural beauty. Want to know why you should choose Penang as your wedding destination? Read this article to find out why!

With a rich history, George Town, Penang’s capital city, is known for its colonial architecture. The city has many grand colonial gems, Peranakan mansions, opulent clan houses and heritage hotels. These architectural jewels are the epitome of George Town as a wedding venue melting pot. Whether it’s luxurious heritage hotels with wide courtyards, spacious enough for three hundred of your closest friends, Chinese mansions with cosy courtyards, or the city’s iconic landmarks available for rent, there is no shortage of exquisite wedding venues to fit whatever your wedding needs might be.

Eastern and colonial architecture
Photo courtesy of Majestic Theatre

Pre-wedding shoot at Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Photo courtesy of Momento Wedding

In Penang, a destination of lush greenery and exotic wildlife, weddings take place in venues that look like they're straight out of a dream. From rainforest orchards to serene beaches, natural wonders give way to stunning gardens, romantic waterfalls, and charming man-made wonders. If you’re looking for a breath-taking beachside ceremony, Tanjung Bungah and Batu Ferringhi are the perfect places to tie the knot. The scenic coastlines are home to some of Penang’s best beach resorts, where guests can bask in the glory of island life while overlooking the majestic views of the sea. If you feel like this is the place to get hitched to your beloved one, then look into getting married in the most picturesque parks and peaks in the island. The breathtaking view of the sea and the lush green hills will surely make for a once in a lifetime experience which you can later share with your years to come.

Spectacular views from Penang Hill
Photo courtesy of Ray Eoh Photography

The Habitat in Penang Hill
Photo courtesy of Pixel Tree

A shoot in Tanjung Tokong
Photo courtesy of Momento Wedding

Even though you're already married, you can always have a second honeymoon! With exciting theme parks, beautiful beaches, and historical heritage sites, there's no shortage of exciting activities. You won't want to miss out on The TOP's Rainbow Skywalk — the world's highest tower curved glass-bottom skywalk. At 250 metres above ground, you'll get a stunning view with only one inch of glass separating you from the traffic below.

The TOP’s Rainbow Skywalk
Photo courtesy of TieTheKnot Photography

Portraits at Francis Light Cemetery
Photo courtesy of Kenny Ng Photography

Penang provides a wide variety of wedding venues that will add a special touch to your big day. From secluded beach resorts to urban venues, you can choose from a mix of historical and modern settings to have your dream wedding in. Work with wedding planners and vendors in Penang to consider different wedding themes you might want for your wedding day. Their unique themes and destinations might inspire you and make your wedding memorable.

By working with local wedding planners and vendors, they'll take care of every single detail, so you can rest easy knowing that your only job is to show up. They will bring you a wide variety of wedding venues to take your special day from dream to reality because they believe that every bride deserves the wedding of her dreams — no matter what she has in mind.

 

Tip : Start planning for your nuptials in Penang by doing some research at Penang Wedding Tourism.