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Penang

One of the Straits Settlements, with a rich history and fabulous food. About 12 hr away by coach, or 1 hr if you choose to fly. Also popular for its medical tourism.

273km

5.36100.37

George Town (Malaysia)

capital city of Penang, Malaysia

274km

5.41646100.33041
Sights

Maimun Palace

landmark in North Sumatra, Indonesia

2.1km

3.5752777898.68388889

Great Mosque of Medan

2.5km

3.57511198.687321

Maha Vihara Maitreya

One of the biggest Buddhist temple complex in Medan, the temple is decorated with various statues of mythical Chinese creatures like dragon, kirin and phoenix. To the left wing is a pond housing koi fish, while in the right wing houses a playground, souvenir shop, a vegetarian canteen and a coffeehouse. The main hall houses statues of Buddha Sakyamuni, Bodhisattva and the Bodhisattva Satyakalama Avolokitesvara. As this is a holy site, always obey the regulations stated by the temple.

7.2km

3.6379166798.70130556

Sipisopiso

Highest waterfall in North Sumatra. You can climb down to get near to the waterfall or just enjoy the vista from top

75km

2.91641698.519648

Lake Toba

103km

2.6898.88

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Medan

Indonesia
Medan is a city on the north coast of the island of Sumatra in Indonesia, and the capital of North Sumatra province.

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Climate

Average temperatures

Jan

31.6°C22.2
Precipitation: 92 mm

Feb

32°C22.6
Precipitation: 115 mm

Mar

32.7°C23.2
Precipitation: 97 mm

Apr

32.9°C23.5
Precipitation: 157 mm

May

33.4°C23.3
Precipitation: 178 mm

Jun

33.3°C23.6
Precipitation: 141 mm

Jul

32.9°C23.5
Precipitation: 167 mm

Aug

33.3°C22.8
Precipitation: 185 mm

Sep

31.9°C22.2
Precipitation: 263 mm

Oct

31.7°C22.6
Precipitation: 387 mm

Nov

31°C23
Precipitation: 253 mm

Dec

30.9°C22.5
Precipitation: 228 mm
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