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Top 10 Things To Do in The Top Komtar Penang

Whether you’re a local or not, you must have heard of Komtar Penang. It’s the icon of our island, the tallest building in Georgetown, you musn’t miss it. Established decades ago, this building is now turned into tourism.  Renewed and refurbished in hopes to glorify Komtar again, the most eye-catching attraction would be the Top Komtar Penang. In today’s blog, we’re going to breakdown some of the best things to in The Top Komtar for you.


Top 10 Things To Do in The Top Komtar Penang:


#1 The GravityZ

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Known to be the highest Rope Course Challenge in the world, GravityZ is located at 65th floor of The Top Komtar. If you think it’s not challenging at all, think twice. It’s 239m above the ground, OPEN AIR, your stomach will ache a little. There are six obstacles that you need to break through, each challenges your mental again and again. Once you start, there’s no going back, look below you and you’ll see how tiny the cars and humans are. We bet your legs will shake a bit, it’s simply one of the best things to do in The Top Komtar.

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Operating Hour: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Daily)


#2 Window of the Top

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Discover the whole of Penang with a bird’s eye view at their Rainbow Skywalk and Observatory Deck. This is a must in your things to do in The Top Komtar if you want a 360 view of Penang. Experience stunning seamless views of George Town and beyond at George Town’s highest point. The Rainbow Skywalk is at 68th floor, offering a thrilling experience of walking on air 249m above ground. There’s also a bar&bistro at the rooftop so be sure to check that out.

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Operating Hour: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. (Daily)
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#3 Jurassic Research Center

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Ever watched Jurassic Park and wondered what dinosaur looks like? Step into the Jurassic period where dinosaurs roam the Earth! Jurassic Research Center takes you back to time to uncover the mysteries of the planet’s prehistoric past. Through a truly education journey for both kids and adults, they can experience and interact with the life-sized dinosaurs. What’s better than fun family time?

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Operating Hour: 10 a.m.-12:15 a.m. (Daily)
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Related: Top 10 Must See Attractions in Georgetown Penang


 #4 Tech Dome Penang

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Another things to do in The Top Komtar, Tech Dome interactive science & tech exhibits. So if you want to know more about physics and technologies, check this out. This place is family-friendly and offers adults and children to spend some interesting time. There are mini games for kids to enjoy so as the adults. The main highlight would be the free fall, where you could experience a zero-gravity fall. The G Force also spins you around to experience what is it like to be a pilot of astronaut.

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Operating Hour: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Daily)
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#5 7D Discovery Motion Theater

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Went up to Genting Highlands, tried the motion 5D and had the best of your time? Well The Top Komtar now has 7D motion theater! A lot more advanced using the latest technology in virtual reality to bring you the best sensation. Instead of watching a movie, you can be part of it, with a lot of thrill. So why waste money on VR kits when this is way better?

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Operating Hour: (Mon-Fri) 11 a.m.-8 p.m., (Sat-Sun) 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
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#6 Ocean Explorer

Not everyone of us has the opportunity to experience marine life, to interact with creatures of the sea. Generation these days don’t even know what a real marine creature looks like. Ocean Explorer brings the ocean to you with high-resolution surrounding projectors that create a seamless and almost-reality show of the underwater realm. Explore pristine coral reefs in a virtual submarine and meet marine life. Ocean Explorer is definitely one of the best things to do in The Top Komtar, plus educational.


Operating Hour: (Mon-Fri) 11 a.m.-8 p.m., (Sat-Sun) 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
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#7 Magic Mirror Maze

Go for an Alice-In-The-Wonderland adventure in Magic Mirror Maze. tep into it to see yourself change in sizes and shapes. Venture into this thrilling mirror maze and get ready for a magical journey that promises to puzzle, astound and surprise. You might be scared of yourself tad bit. Getting out from here will be tricky, after all it’s a maze. You’ll experience unexpected nooks and crannies to deceiving dead ends and endless circles. Find your way out to be the winner (no prize but pride).

Operating Hour: (Mon-Fri) 11 a.m.-8 p.m., (Sat-Sun) 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
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#8 Jelly Bump

Some fun things to in The Top Komtar, relive your childhood with jelly bump. Those who haven’t rode a bumper car before, you need to try out once with Jelly Bump. Here, it’s legal to drive like mad and crash into anyone without getting hurt or caught. (Ps, this is a very effective way to release stress). Don’t come alone, bring your friends and family to have some fun together.

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#9 Dino Gym

We see kids these days living in the world of gadgets when dining out or even at home. Parents, did you know it’s extremely unhealthy for your kids? They need some real-life interaction and fun, Dino Gym is the best place to sweat it out. This dinosaur-inspired gym for the little ones could make them climb, run, jump, slide, swing, race… and do it all over again! The equipments here are specially designed to stimulate your child’s development in a fun manner. Let their creativity flow and make new friends, your child will thank you.


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Operating Hour: (Mon-Fri) 11 a.m.-8 p.m., (Sat-Sun) 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
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#10 Durian The King of Fruits

Another thing we take pride in, Durians. Known as the King of Fruits and also one of the smelliest fruits on earth, Durian is something special to us. Love durian or don’t know what durian is? Head over here, they have a display of XXL durian which you can selfie with. Along with other durian-related products for you to try out. Get up close and personal with durian, if you dare. This is more of a short visit in the list of things to do in The Top Komtar Penang.

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Operating Hour: (Mon-Fri) 11 a.m.-8 p.m., (Sat-Sun) 11 a.m.-9 p.m.

The Top Komtar Penang

Address: 1, Jalan Penang, 10000 George Town, Penang, Malaysia.
Operating Hour: 11 a.m.-8 p.m. (Daily)
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