Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Meet up with driver guide at hotel lobby. Discover the George Town area where you will start your day at Chew Jetty, one among the eight clan jetties of Pengkalan Weld where the village is built on stilts. It is also one of the mural site for Ernest Zacharevic’s ‘Mirrors George Town’ project that was in conjunction with George Town Festival 2012. Then you can also visit Queen Victoria Clock Tower, Fort Cornwallis, Penang City Hall, coastline along Esplanade, Logan Heritage building, and followed by a visit to the State Museum (under renovation until further notice)which houses a fine collection of old photographs, maps and charts. Then we pass by the colourful Little India and loustling China Town. During the tour, you get to visit our local famous hand-made pastries retail boutique, and you can taste and bring home the authentic Penang flavour that has 160 years of history. Make a rest stop at local product/souvenir shop before heading to visit Snake Temple. The temple is filled with the smoke of burning incense and a variety of pit vipers. The vipers are believed to be rendered harmless by the sacred smoke, but as a safety precaution, the snakes have also been de-venomed but still have their fangs intact. Visitors are warned against picking up the reptiles and placing them on their bodies to take pictures. Local devotees believe the temple’s snake population comes there of its own accord. Having lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, we will proceed tour to Balik Pulau Old Town, there are few places to visit such as Durian Farm/ Tropical fruit farm (depends on season and at own expenses at durian farm), Audi Dream Farm, Nutmeg Factory, Street Art and etc. Next visit to Batik Factory and end the tour about 4:30pm. Send back to Hotel. End of service.
- Fuel & Parking
- Driver only (8pax and above in a group will provide English speaking tour guide)
- Entrance Fees
- Meals mentioned – Lunch Set
- Use sedan car/ passenger van for tour
- Drinking water (1 bottle per person)
- Personal expenses
- Shopping expenses
- Tipping for driver guide
- RM310/pax (booking for 2-5pax), RM250/pax (booking for 6-10pax)
Terms & Conditions:
- Itinerary might be changed subject to weather and traffic conditions.