"Kek Lok Si (Penang Island)" Kek Lok Si Temple Tip by sunnywong

Kek Lok Si Temple, Penang: 75 reviews and 157 photos


It is the most famous and biggest Buddhist temple in Malaysia and one of the first built in SE Asia. Work on the temple started in 1890 along the hill slope of Air Itam and took more than two decades to complete.

Address: Ayer Itam, 11500 George Town, Pulau Pinang,
Directions: At Jalan Balik Pulau, close to funicular
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Phone: +60 4-828 3317
Website: http://kekloksitemple.com/

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 29, 2002
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