Penang Amazing Race - Penang Hill

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    10am or 3pm Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.
  • Departure Details :
    Your hotel in George Town
  • Return Details :
    Your hotel in George Town
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Imagine yourself dashing through the heritage streets of Penang on a 3-hour Amazing Race. Every stop and checkpoint promises an abundance of exciting activities that will let you experience the rich culture that UNESCO-listed George Town has to offer. You'll ride a bike fromFort Cornwallis to Made in Penang Interactive Museum, Pinang Peranakan Mansion, Khoo Kongsi Temple, Little India, and more.

Highlights

  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Cycle the city streets to absorb the local atmosphere
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Led by a local guide
  • Family friendly

Know More about this tour

Begin your Penang Amazing Racewith a trishaw ride from your hotel to the starting point at Fort Cornwallis. After a safety briefing, proceed by bicycletoward the coast to see a picturesque esplanade. During the 3-hour tour,you'll takea leisurely ride and immerse yourself in thesights and sounds of George Town while passing notable landmarks and attractions, including UNESCO World Heritage buildings.Each checkpoint is carefully designed to bring the Penang experience to participants.

Continueyour journey to thefirst station at the Made in Penang Interactive Museum, where you will play a traditional marble game. Thenenjoy the signature toasted bread or nasi lemak bungkus(coconut rice with sambal chili).

After this included snack,proceed to thehistorical Pinang Pernakan Mansionto play pancing dalam botol games, which require you tohook bottles using aspecific method. While here, learn about thePeranakans, also known as the Babas and Nyonyas a prominent community of acculturated Chinese unique to this part of the world.

Next, you'reoff to Aceh Street to play hopscotch and the bottle cap games amid popularmural arts, such as 'Boy on Chair' and 'Kids on Bicycle,' which arehand-drawn by Ernest Zacharevic, a Lithuania-born artist. Atthe next station, cool down in the heat of Penang with a dessert of ice balls toquench your thirst. You will see an ice ball stall in front of a lion dance mural whereanotherchallenge game will be held: slurpyour shaved ice within a specific timeframe in order to proceed to your next activity.

For visitors who are interested in religious culture, the Islamic Museum, Khoo Kongsi Temple, and Kapitan Keling Mosque are fascinating sites for your exploration. Theracecontinues to Little India, an ethnic enclave, before you headback to Fort Cornwallis, the final checkpoint.

Your guidewill transport you back to your hotel after a fun-filled day of friendly competition.

Inclusions

  • Bottled water
  • Light refreshment
  • Admissionfees
  • Use of bicycle
  • Professional guide and driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off by private vehicle (selected hotels only)
  • Local taxes

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Personal expenses

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat

Dress code is smart casual

May be operated by a multi-lingual guide

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions

Not recommended for pregnant women

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.