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Historical Georgetown Tour

Penang, Malaysia

Visit historic temples, churches, mosques, and other sites to learn about Penang's rich cultural tapestry.

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An Overview of Your Adventure

On this interactive trip, delve into the complex fabric of Penang’s cultural legacy. Begin with the magnificent Wat Chayamangkalaram, which houses the world’s fourth-longest Reclining Buddha statue.

Continue your tour by paying a visit to Dhammikarama Temple, an ornately decorated Burmese temple that dates back to 1803. Admire the ancient Saint George’s Anglican Church (founded in 1818), Kuan Yin Temple (Penang’s oldest Taoist temple), Sri Mariamman Temple (Penang’s oldest Hindu temple), and Masjid Kapitan Keling (Penang’s oldest Indian Muslim mosque) as you travel down the Street of Harmony.

Explore the complex construction of the Khoo Kongsi clan mansion, a magnificent work of art. Capture memories with a picture stop at Fort Cornwallis, where Francis Light and his crew first set foot on Penang’s beaches in 1786.

Highlights of This Journey

A quick overview to make the most of your stay.

  • Explore Penang's cultural legacy.
  • Visit temples and immerse by praying.
  • Journey through the complex construction of Khoo kongsi mansion.

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