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Historical Penang Heritage Tour
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Historical Penang Heritage Tour

The vibrant dynamic region of Penang comes with lots to offer – and its capital Georgetown is one of the main destinations. The entire city is UNESCO World Heritage Site and is a mecca of ancient monuments, historical landmarks and museums. Led by your English speaking and informative guide, you'll visit Khoo Kongsi, a Chinese clanhouse with stunning architecture and - Hock Teik Cheng Sin Temple. Don't miss one of the oldest clan temples in town – the Cheah Kongsi. The Pinang Peranakan Mansion, a must see for every traveler visiting Penang, is a rich museum that showcases the traditions and culture of a Peranakan family including a recreated home of a wealthy resident to give you a glimpse into the past life of the rich and powerful

- Explore the best sights of Georgetown on this 4 hour tour
- See luxurious old mansions, museums and more
- Discover the city's beautiful architecture and attractions

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Stop At: Khoo Kongsi, 18 Lebuh Cannon, George Town, Penang Island 10200 Malaysia

Meet your driver at your hotel lobby and proceed with the tour to Khoo Kongsi. The Khoo Kongsi is a large Chinese clanhouse with elaborate and highly ornamented architecture, a mark of the dominant presence of the Chinese in Penang, Malaysia. The famous Khoo Kongsi is the grandest clan temple in the country. It is also one of the city's major historic attractions

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Yap Kongsi Temple, Lebuh Armenian, George Town, Penang Island 10300 Malaysia

Yap Kongsi is a clan association of Hokkien Chinese in Penang. It is smaller than the other Kongsi's but the exterior design and rooftop details are very intricate. Located at Armenian Street, it is next to the Yap temple within the George Town Heritage Enclave.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Hock Teik Cheng Sin Temple, 57 Armeniam Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200 Malaysia

Built for the Hokkien community in Penang, the history of this clan temple dates back to 1850 and is dedicated to its patron deity, the Taoist God of Prosperity. Painted in deep hues of red as a symbol of good fortune, the temple is located between Lebuh Armenian and Lebuh Cannon.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Cheah Kongsi, 8 Gat Lebuh Armenian, George Town, Penang Island 10300 Malaysia

1810 temple built by an ancestral clan featuring ornate Chinese design, with tours & events.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Pinang Peranakan Mansion, 29 Church Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200 Malaysia

The Pinang Peranakan Mansion in George Town, Penang, Malaysia, is a museum dedicated to Penang's Peranakan heritage. The museum itself is housed within a distinctive green-hued mansion at Church Street, George Town, which once served as the residence and office of a 19th century Chinese tycoon, Chung Keng Quee.

Duration: 30 minutes

Duration:4 hours
Commences in:George Town, Malaysia
City:George Town

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