Located in George Town in Penang, Malaysia, Komtar is a multipurpose complex and a striking landmark in the city’s glittering skyline. The sixth-tallest building in Malaysia, this 12-sided cylindrical building includes a 65-story tower and mall and serves as a major transportation hub.
Head to The Rainbow Skywalk and Observatory Deck for a bird’s-eye view of George Town on Level 68, then dine on tapas at the rooftop Coco Cabana Bar & Bistro. Families will love the numerous attractions, including the Jurassic Research Center that brings 200 dinosaurs back to life, a 7D Discovery Motion Theater where you can be a part of the movies and a Magic Mirror Maze that plays tricks on your mind.
When you’ve worked up an appetite, head to Top View Restaurant & Lounge to enjoy a gastronomic journey in Penang’s highest restaurant. Sweet treats like Italian gelato can be found at U Pop I Scream, which also showcases unique popcorn flavors, such as waffles, wasabi, and honey butter.
Komtar is located in Georgetown, easily accessed by taxi or rideshare services, while a bus terminal sits at its entrance. Penang International Airport is around a 20-minute drive away.