Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Sungai Ara getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Sungai Ara with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.TESCO and Kek Lok Si Temple are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Sungai Ara

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Sungai Ara a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penang Butterfly Farm (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Kidland Penang (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Tropical Fruit Farm (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • PKSA Penang Water Sports Centre (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Penang Bird Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sungai Ara

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Sungai Ara is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penang Hill (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Penang Botanic Gardens (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Tropical Spice Garden (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Ferringgi Beach (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Teluk Bahang Beach (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Sungai Ara

The nearest airport is in Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.), located 5.3 mi (8.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Sungai Ara?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 6 vacation rentals near Sungai Ara. From 5 Condos/Apartments to 4 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sungai Ara for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Sungai Ara?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Sungai Ara. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Gurney Plaza: 315 vacation rentals
  • Penang City Hall: 315 vacation rentals
  • Straits Quay Mall: 314 vacation rentals
  • Queensbay Mall: 316 vacation rentals
  • Penang Times Square: 313 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sungai Ara listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Sungai Ara?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 5 Condos/Apartments in Sungai Ara. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sungai Ara include:

  • Studios: 4 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sungai Ara?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Sungai Ara. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.