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Address: George Town, Penang Island 10350, Malaysia
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Activities: City walk sightseeing
Description: This 2,750 foot hill has a funicular railway that can take you to the top.
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Private Tour: Penang Hill and Kek Lok Si Temple
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Penang Hill and Kek Lok Si Buddhist Temple...

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The view is not always as good as you expect due to clouds or smoky weather. If clearer then Penang bridge can give an awesome view. Not a great ride with train or placr to visit... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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Norrkoping, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

Penang Hills gives you a pretty cool view of Georgetown, didn't do any tracking up there or anything else for that matter so can't really say so much more about it.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

Don't be shocked when you had already in your lines and suddenly were forced to just cramp in front and by that time, people would jump your Q

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Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

The view is not always as good as you expect due to clouds or smoky weather. If clearer then Penang bridge can give an awesome view. Not a great ride with train or placr to visit but if u compare then you arecoming from ither country and it shouldn't be missed. I have face no problems to wait for train.... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

its a worth to visit, especially taking the train to the top...cooler place for sure, too bad it was raining when we were visiting this place, so couldnt wondering around the place since we are bringing 2yo todller. seeing so much different in ticket price between local and tourist is a bit numb but it is ok, it is common... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

I wish the tourists would tell the truth,there is realy nothing up here apart from a basic restaurant and the ever present Asian food hall eateries .The view was a non event due to the constant smoke haze.There is an Indian temple, a Mosque and an Owl museum but the High Tea was basic and there was no sign of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Good view and nice weather. But the tickets were expensive. If you go to Penang, this's signature of here. You shouldn't miss.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Excited initially. The tram uphill was clealry rushing past the beauty of the hill, the houses the vegetation. Tram was overcrowded. When we got up the hill it was limited. It had lost its charm from years past. Stalls everywhere. The cafe p,ayed such loud music destroying the calmness and peace one wanted to enjoy on penang hill returning downhill... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

This place, is very good. Take your train up, and maybe spend your time on foot to go down. I'll loved to do it in my next visit there. If you want to really exploring the area, go in the morning time. Food court have good food, especially the Chinese lady who sell char kwe tiaow on the corner. But... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

A great place to enjoy green scenery in this beautiful Penang Island. Remember to bring sweater or wind breaker as the top of the hills may tend to cooler

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

how to get here: take 204 bus which will directly drop you off at this terminal. but if you are coming from kek lok si temple, you need to wait at a bus stop for 204( ask locals for direction as signage is not clear). took 30mins for us to finally wait for bus 204. bought and took a thrilling... More 

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Address: George Town, Penang Island 10350, Malaysia
Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town

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