4.5 star rating: Recommended 22 Reviews

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  • Location: Penang, Malaysia
  • Duration:  3 hours (approx.)

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5 star rating: Highly Recommended
December 2014

Despite our initial hesitation at this tour being taken by one man in his car, it turned into a really great tour. Our guide was great (unfortunately I can't remember his name). He had a great knowledge of the island and injected his sense of humor into the tour which really made it. We felt like we were on a photshoot at times as he was constantly pointing out photo opportunities and snapping away for us. High up on our list of must sees was the famous street art which we got to see on this tour. We seems to pack so much in and the tour went over the 3 hours but this was no problem for our guide. All in all a worth while tour of Georgetown.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
December 2014

Our tour guide was wonderful and highly knowledgeable. The tour covered much of Georgetown and everything was very interesting. Highly recommended!!!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
December 2013

We are a family of three from the United States. We visited Penang in November 2013. The City Tour was awesome, the driver spoke beautiful English, his tour was very informative, even my 13 year old paid close attention -:). Overall experience is excellent.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
February 2012

Good introductory tour of Penang.

David S
United Kingdom

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2010

A good way to see the main sites and get a feel for the city after arrival

Lorraine W
Australia

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2010

We would highly recommend however having paid and receiving confirmation of our booking for a particular day we were advised on the morning of the scheduled tour that they "don't do this tour on Saturday or Sunday" and we were going the next day. Very disappointing in view of the fact that we had made other arrangements and had received confirmation. We then had to re-arrange all our other plans. I'm still a bit mystified as to why, all of a sudden, they don't do Saturday or Sunday.

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5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2010

If going to book a tour of penang , this is the one, the tours guide was fanastic, they talked about the history , all the old building, one of the best tours l,ve been on ,

4 star rating: Recommended
November 2012

This tour was a really good opportunity to see the important and historical sights in Penang, Malaysia. I was the only one in the tour and my tour guide was quite good. The two temples- Thai and Burmese were truly spectacular! it wa really worth the trip including a trip to Georgetown!

4 star rating: Recommended
February 2012

A very good tour - even when David was informed that the fort area was closed due to a celebration. He was not in the least perturbed and took us across the road to another temple, which was again very interesting with his amount of knowledge, at a moments notice. The new building housing the Royal Selangor Pewter was an eye opener. Even with all the traffic, it was a very informative tour.
i was lucky enough to have David as my tour guide on all three of my tours of Penang. Should I return and took tours, it would be a pleasure to have David as my tour guide again. Should I take an individual tour, I would definitely ask for David as my tour guide, because of his great personality and amount of knowledge.

4 star rating: Recommended
January 2012

Was a good tour with a good English speaker.

4 star rating: Recommended
December 2011

Good, informative. Driver was very entertaining and a good time was had by all! Good length f time spent at all attractions.

Kerry W
Australia

4 star rating: Recommended
October 2011

Doesn't matter were we go we make sure we do the city tour as it always gives you an insight of the place. Well worth doing

4 star rating: Recommended
July 2011

It is exelent tour!

4 star rating: Recommended
January 2011

Comprehensive tour of the city. Could do without the chocolate factory.

Navamonie C
South Africa

4 star rating: Recommended
March 2009

Good tour.

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