Penang Gateway 02 Nights Penang
Day 1: Arrive in PenangWelcome to Malaysia, Truly Asia !
Upon arrival in Penang, the Pearl of the Orient, you will be welcomed by representative and transferred to your hotel. A fascinating fusion of the East and West, Penang embraces modernity while retaining its traditions and old world charm. These are reflected in its harmonious multiracial populace and well-preserved heritage buildings which led to George Town being accorded a listing as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site recently. Long regarded as the food capital of Malaysia, Penang also entices visitors with its beautiful coasts and scrumptious cuisines. The rest of the day is at leisure.
This evening you can opt to explore the historic town of Georgetown on a traditional Trishaw on Twilight Tour with Trishaw Ride.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Penang Island Orientation TourTake a leisurely drive along the renowned stretch of Battu Ferringhi and take in the panoramic view of the beaches & sea. Visit a local village & batik factory & observe how colourful fashions & designs of batik materials are created. Stop at a local fruit stall along the way and visit the renowned Snake Temple which was built in 1850 in the memory of the Buddhist priest, Choo Sor Kong, who is said to have healing powers. Legend however, has it that the place used to be the home of religious man who gave shelter to the poisonous snakes when they sought refuge there. After his death, the snakes remained there & it became a place of worship. Also known as the temple of Azure Cloud, the serpents’ shrine is an extraordinary one: poisonous pit vipers busk on altars, incense burners, candlesticks, vases & tables, underfoot & overhead. Enroute visit OE Design a jewelry factory and observe the process of jewelry making before returning to the hotel.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Penang - DepartureAfter Sumptuous breakfast, the day is at leisure for you to explore the nearby areas until check out and transfer to the airport to board the flight.
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