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Local experience with Penang Insights

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    George Town
    Stop: 3 hours -
    This is a 3-hours introduction and sightseeing tour with a bit of walking starting at 9:30 am pick up from your hotel driving through George Town main streets and UNESCO sites sampling some local street food along the way before making our way beyond the city to experience the outskirts and finishing our tour with a light lunch. A great introduction to Penang food, life and culture with a local experience.
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Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick up and drop off at hotels located in Batu Ferringhi, Tanjung Bungah, Tanjung Tokong, Gurney Drive and George Town.
Departure Time
9:30 AM
  • Lunch - Lunch at a local casual restaurant
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Try some local Penang Street food
  • Professional English speaking host
  • Parking Fees
  • Alcoholic Beverages
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Having taken many private tours around the world, I can say this was one of the best. Victor is a warm and knowledgeable guide and does his best to customize your tour based on your desires. He drives a comfortable (and mercifully air conditioned) car. We had a wonderful day
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Response from PenangInsights, Owner at Local experience with Penang Insights
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Rob, Thank you for taking the time to write me a review based on your experience. It was a great pleasure of mine to share my local knowledge and experience with you and your wife on your 1-day cruise ship stop at Penang harbour. Cheers, Victor Khoo
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By: Penang Insights
18 reviews
Richmond, Virginia
Fantastic day tour!
Having taken many private tours around the world, I can say this was one of the best. Victor is a warm and
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Singapore, Singapore
Excellent tour and guide!
Victor was an excellent guide and ensured my family and I had a memorable and unique time in Penang. Victor is
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Evening Food Tour
Victor provided an excellent and fun evening food tour. He was very happy to tailor the tour to what my wife and I
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Amazing Cooking Class - Favourite Day in Penang!
Me and my friends had such a great day with Victor, we were so glad we booked the class and spent the rest of our
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Deal, United Kingdom
A must do!!
My wife and I have just returned from a fantastic morning at Victor’s cooking class. We were collected promptly
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Deal, United Kingdom
Just got back from victors cooking experience and had a most wonderful time. Victor took us around the local wet
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Orchard Road, Singapore
Great guide for elderly parents
I’m Asian and having Asian parents can be a little challenging when they are very picky about what they want and
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Washington, DC
Fantastic personalized experiences in Penang
My wife and I signed up for Victor's cooking class in mid-December and it was one of the absolute highlights of
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Radka P
Great cooking class - highly recommended
We book this cooking class last minute on Christmas day, it was confirmed by Victor - our teacher within 4 hours
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Our 1/2 day sightseeing tour with Victor
We spend a 1/2 day with Victor and it was amazing. Originally our idea was to see the main highlights of Penang,
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Sofia J
Best host possible for a personalised look at Georgetown
We spent a week in Penang, after a couple of days, it was time to get some help in navigating where and what we
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London, United Kingdom
The knowledgeable Mr Khoo
The knowledgeable mr Khoo - a crucial subtlety here is this - Victor is a host - this is much more than a guide.
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London, United Kingdom
Charming classic cooking with a characterful chef
Victor is the man: witty, charming, engaging and fun. The cookery school is such a simple and easy to access thing
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Victor - first class tour guide!
My partner and I wanted to visit some of the less touristy parts of Penang island for an authentic experience and
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Excellent Private Tour of Penang
My wife and I spent two days in Penang with Victor as our private tour guide. He was a delight to be with and very
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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