George Town is the capital city of Malaysia's PenangIsland. Once a British Colony, George Town has a rich historical and cultural heritage.While the old part of the town is filled with colonial buildings andarchitecture, the other side is a modern city with skyscrapers and tallbuildings. All this makes George Town an interesting place to visit.
This tour includes transportation which would take youfrom your hotel to George Town and back. Once you reach the city, your firststop would be Pinang Peranaka Mansion which is a museum dedicated to thePeranakan heritage. Here, you can view antiques, artifacts and collectiblesthat reflect the lifestyle of the Peranakans in Penang.
After you have enjoyed the tour of the museum, it is timeto visit the most vibrant part of the city, Little India. It is thequintessential Indian neighbourhood bustling with saree shops, Hindu temples,Indian grocery stores, eateries with delicious Indian foods, etc. You wouldalso get to visit Sun Yat Sen Museum and Teochew Temple during the visit.
The George Town Heritage tour also includes a visit tothe Cocoa Boutique which is home to some of the unique chocolates in the world.You will get to go on a tour of the place to understand the whole process ofchocolate making. Another thing that the tour includes is the Street Art of theplace. The crumbling walls of heritage buildings have been turned into artisticpieces by artists. This street art depicts the history of the town and thestory of the people. You can find this art work all across town and is reallythe highlight of the entire tour.
You would be accompanied by an English speaking driverand licensed tour guide during the tour, making the entire journey comfortableand informational. Give us a call to know more about this tour.