Discover the spiritual, artistic, and delicious sides of Penang on a half-day adventure. Find the balance between pleasure and introspection as you sample local delicacies, visit religious sites of many faiths, and explore the UNESCO-listed Georgetown.
Get introduced to local afternoon tea ceremonies, tasting popular delicacies from Penang. Enjoy teh tarik, a traditional milk tea, along with asam laksa, a savory soup from fish and tamarind, char kway teow, a stir-fried flat noodle dish, and finishing with cendol served with vanilla ice cream. As a bonus, practice the art of making tar sar pheah (traditional pastries).
Turn inward for spiritual introspection as you tour Penang's many religious sites. The city boasts many denominations living in close proximity, including Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism, Christianity, and more. Visit churches dating back centuries, temples that follow Chinese and Indian traditions, and Islamic mosques.
And finally, venture into Georgetown, a UNESCO-listed part of the city known for its architecture and multicultural history. Fall in love with the fusion of cultures, along with the sights, smells, and sounds of the bustling streets.