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Private Tour: Half-Day Penang Walking Tour
"Where else in the world can you find a street lined with so many places of worship of different faith all within a perimeter of one KM with residents living in harmony and respectful of each other's religion and culture. The walking tour begins from St. George's Church oldest in Malaysia to the Taoist Goddess of Mercy Temple which survived the last two world wars. Across the street is Little India with its colorful Sri Mariamman Temple decorated with 40 statuettes of Hindu Gods. Further down visit either Khoo or Cheah Kongsi a Chinese ancestral clan house cum temple. Also not to be missed is the Kapitan Keling Mosque the first Arab-Indian Muslim mosque built in Penang."""
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Private Half-Day Heritage Walking Tour of Georgetown
"This tour starts at the Star Pitt Street located near the corner of Church Street and Gat Lebuh Gereja. You private tour guide will meet you and bring you to the first destination the Khoo Kongsi or clan house. You will learn about the central role of the Kongsi the first port of call for Chinese immigrants far from home and explore the wooden houses on the clan jetties where descendants of the first Chinese settlers still live.We will then stop at the historic Kapitan Keling Mosque one of the most visited places of worship in the heart of Georgetown. We will breathe in the spice-laden air on the streets of Little India and its shops packed with enticing goods. The picturesque alleys of the protected heritage zone are also t eat and worship will help to ensure that centuries-old traditions and beliefs will live on for generations to come.""""Join this private half-day walking tour to discover and learn more about the history of Georgetown’s most recognized landmarks
From $300.00
 
Private Tour: Half-Day Penang Walking Tour
"Where else in the world can you find a street lined with so many places of worship of different faith all within a perimeter of one KM with residents living in harmony and respectful of each other's religion and culture. The walking tour begins from St. George's Church oldest in Malaysia to the Taoist Goddess of Mercy Temple which survived the last two world wars. Across the street is Little India with its colorful Sri Mariamman Temple decorated with 40 statuettes of Hindu Gods. Further down visit either Khoo or Cheah Kongsi a Chinese ancestral clan house cum temple. Also not to be missed is the Kapitan Keling Mosque the first Arab-Indian Muslim mosque built in Penang."""
From $66.00

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Public Transport in Penang

This service started on 18 Nov 2014, while introduction period, it gave free service for a few days to all passengers and tourists. Started 24 November 2014, all passengers need to pay for a ride, the...
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Fun time - Trishaw ride

To take a trishaw ride or to rent a multi seats 4 wheels cycle to tour the heritage area are both very interesting but I feel the earlier is less troublesome. RM30 is charge for an hour ride on the...
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Ferry Terminal to Butterworth

I do not know since when the passengers' deck on a ferry has been fenced to a smaller area in the middle of the upper deck. It may because the passengers has become less compare to last time. On this...
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Rent a Car in Penang

Penang is one of the best attractions in Malaysia. Tourists can experience diversified culture and various cultural foods. However, the best way to get to and around Penang is by having transportation...
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Penang International Airport

Penang International Airport is situated at Bayan Lepas. Seems to be the third busiest airport in Malaysia after KLIA and Kota Kinabalu International Airport. The Airport was under expansion for the...
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Bus into/out of Penang

I've written about Aeroline for travel between KL and Singapore in the past; on a recent trip to Penang when I was due to meet my GF there, I had a choice of aeroplane, bus or train. The plane...
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Train terminal in Butterworth

KTM Intercity Train has the overnight route everyday between KL Sentral and Butterworth, Penang. I took a train in KL Sentral at 23:00 and reached Butterworth at 5:45am. I recommend you to buy the...
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Drive into Penang

The 2nd Penang Bridge - Jambatan Sultan Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah is officially opened by the prime minister - Dato Seri Najib Razak on 1 March 2014. The bridge link Batu Kawan and the PLUS Highway in...
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Ferry Terminal to Langkawi & Indonesia

Ferry from Medan (Balawan) to Penang is not running anymore. Only the ferry from Dumai to Malakka is still running. But you can find very cheap air tickets with Air Asia, Firefly, Lion Air and other...
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The Heritage City Rent a Bike

Self cycling tour in the city of George Town has become popular. There are many bicycle rental shop around each corner in the town, you can walk around to opts a bike you want paying a reasonable...
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Penang Hill Tram

The tram are named : PINANG or areca and MUTIARA or pearl as Penang Island is the Pearl Island of Malaysia. Both tram travel uphill and downhill at the same time crossing at the middle station which...
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Penang Hill Multi Storey Car Parking Complex

You can go to Penang Hill by public transport ( Rapid Penang, taxi or HopOnHopOff bus ) and by driving a car. Parking is not headache anymore after the completion of the multi level car parking...
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Penang to Phuket

Go from Penang to Phuket by Firefly, or via Kuala Lumpur by Air Asia, or Penang to Hat Yai by minibus, then bus/minibus to Krabi and Phuket,or november to may boat to Ko Lipe, Ko Lanta and...
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Penang Hill Railway

The easiest way to reach Penang Hill is by the Penang Hill Railway. The new train was operating since April 2011. I was visiting Penang Hill on 28 April 2011. It was under testing period, so the ride...
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Top Hotels in Penang

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14 Leith Street, Georgetown, Penang, 10200, Malaysia
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Batu Feringgi Beach, Penang, Batu Ferringhi, Penang, 11100, Malaysia
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10 Farquhar Street, Georgetown, Penang, 10200, Malaysia
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(formerly Grand Plaza Parkroyal), Batu Ferringhi, Penang, 11100, Malaysia
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1 Jalan Bukit Jambul, Bayan Lepas, , Penang, 11900, Malaysia
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72 Batu Ferringhi, Georgetown, Penang, 11100, Malaysia
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Top Things to Do in Penang

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Penang Hill (Bukit Bendera)

The Sky Walk Tower is located at your right after about 50 meters when you come out from the tram. It was officially opened by Penang Chief Minister, Honorable Mr. Lim Guan Eng in February 2015. It is...
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Beaches in Penang

There are many type of motorise water sport activities at Penang beaches. To name them are water scooter, banana boat pull by the other boat, the parasut sailing. The operators would always give the...
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Kek Lok Si Temple

South East Asia's biggest Buddhist temple complex, and getting constantly bigger, very crowded, especially at Chinese new year and shops are everywhere.... Get there with Rapid Penang bus 201 from...
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Art & Architecture

3D photography has became popular when people travel to Penang. Some local people who love tricky photo would like to spend some money for a ticket which I think expensive. There are now more than...
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Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram (Reclining Buddha Temple)

The religion has no boundry. When I visited the Thai Reclining Buddha in Penang recently, there are group of students probably on their holiday or study tour about religion in Malaysia. Although they...
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The Botanical Gardens & Monkeys

Botanical Gardens, the green lung of Penang. An outdoor recreational venue to come for morning and evening walk, exercise, enjoyed the greens, big trees. Have a walk around the garden or take a buggy...
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SLLiew

"Penang - Prince of Wales Island"
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l_joo

"Penang - my birthplace"
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kenyneo

"colourful FUSION of culture"
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bpacker

"Penang for Foodies"
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cheekychic

"Penang My Home"
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