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George Town

3.4
World heritage site · Specialty Museums · History Museums

Popular things to do in George Town

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History Museum
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
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Historic Site
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
3.7
Duration: 30 minutes
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Specialty Museum
Khoo Kongsi
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
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Neighborhood
Chew Jetty
2.6
Duration: 2 hours
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture. A World Heritage Site, the city center's blend of Chinese shop houses and colonial-era architecture make it an interesting place to discover on a walking tour. A trip to George Town reveals busy market streets hiding religious sites and old administrative buildings, complemented by tall skyscrapers housing modern malls and entertainment facilities. Renowned for its cuisine, the city¬†ensures varied food adventures across its main districts, with influences coming from across Europe and Asia. Explore the family-friendly attractions of George Town and add them to your vacation plans using our Malaysia trip itinerary planning website.

Side trips from George Town

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Architectural Building
Kek Lok Si Temple Air Itam
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
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Theme Park
Escape Theme Park Teluk Bahang
4.7
Duration: 8 hours
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Spa
Panpuri Organic Spa Penang Penang Island
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Historic Sites in George Town

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Historic Walking Area
Armenian Street
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
Religious Site
Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Historic Site
Fort Cornwallis
1.7
Duration: 30 minutes
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Religious Site
Kapitan Keling Mosque
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in George Town

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Specialty Museum
Penang House of Music
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
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Religious Site
Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
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Art Museum
Upside Down Museum
3.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Walking tour
Walking tours
4.7
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in George Town

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Specialty Museum
The Camera Museum
3.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Wonderfood Museum Penang
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Colonial Penang Museum
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
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Natural History Museum
Tech Dome Penang
4.5
Duration: 4 hours

Shopping in George Town

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Shopping Mall
Gurney Plaza
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Shopping Mall
Gurney Paragon Mall
3.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
5.4 North
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Shop Howard
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Bike Tour
Matahari Cycle Tours & Travel Sdn. Bhd.
5.0
Duration: 6 hours
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Scenic Walking Area
Street Art in George Town Penang Island
4.4
Duration: 4 hours
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Garden
Penang Botanical Gardens
3.8
Duration: 2 hours

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