Penang – Malaysia’s smallest state – is an island featuring colonial era architecture standing side-by-side with old-fashioned tea houses on concrete-lined sidewalks and paved roads. The Pearl of the Orient – one of Malaysia’s most-visited corners – is best known for its food; brave the heat and hawker stalls to sample some of its favourites including cendol and char koay teow.
The Penang Full Day tour kicks off on the first day with a visit to Gurney Drive – Penang’s most famous food stop; afterwards stroll along a typical Malaysian night market which sells a variety of merchandise. The next day enjoy a trip to some of the island’s best attractions, including the 30-hectare Botanical Gardens and the old colonial district of Fort Cornwallis. The tour continues with a trip down the city’s streets to visit the 33-metre reclining Buddha statue at the Temple of the Reclining Buddha before stopping for a Crown Pewter demonstration; wrap up your day with a stopover at the Coffee Tree store to pick up some souvenirs. With no hassle and fuss, you’re sure to enjoy this packaged deal that lets you conveniently enjoy your tropical holiday.