History Walk around George Town

Penang, Malaysia

Duration
5 hours
Capacity
2 - 10 travelers
Booking notice
1 day
Standard price
RM 120.00

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A walking experience around George Town to SEE, FEEL and EXPERIENCE Penang. Penang is rich with history, heritage and culture, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


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History Walk around George Town

Tour Starts: 8.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m.

A walking Tour Start at the Esplanade where Penang history started, local light breakfast on the seafront.

Head to the high court discover the local robin hood-James Logan.

Then to the Saint George Church to discover the hidden story of Captain Francis Light.

next to Goddess of Mercy Temple to learn some of the local offerings and taboos.

Sri Mahamariaman Temple to discover the story of Penang Thaipusam celebration

and Kapitan Keling Mosque to bust the myth on some Islamic misconceptions.

Will experience some living heritage in town include traditional Joss stick maker.

Drink a famous local Indian drink tuak. (Depends on availability)

Walking through some hidden alleys that only known by locals.

Discovering some of the unique street name and some local history on it.

Discovering some unique building structures and the traditional technology of it.

Travel notes

Guest should be fit to walk, as we will be walking under warm weather around the city. Best is to put on some sun screen to avoid being tanned and guest are encourage to bring along an umbrella.

As we will be visiting some religious sites in between the journey, guests are encourage to wear long skirts or pants.

Outfit Recommendations

Guest are free to wear any types of attire, but since we are visiting some religious sites, please wear moderate but comfortable clothing. Please avoid wearing revealing clothing such as bikini top, shorts or tight skirts.

Poor weather plan

Light Rain - The walking tour will continue. Guest are encourage to bring along their own umbrella or raincoat.

Heavy Rain - We will be taking shades in some building before continuing the journey and the time will be adjusted or extended at NO additional cost.

Extreme Weather or Flood - The experience will be cancelled with full refund.

Safety notices

George Town is a safe city, though some common safety measures are to be practiced at all times, simple as following the host direction and instructions. Be aware on your surroundings.

Where we will meet

Penang City Hall, Jalan Padang Kota Lama, Georgetown, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

How to get there

Standard price
RM 120.00 /Pax
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Guide Fees
Bottle Drinking Water - Recycle Water Bottle
Breakfast - Light Local Breakfast
Snacks - Local Snacks
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