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    What to Expect
    The 4-hour heritage and food trail takes place in the morning. The small group is to meet the guide at St.George's Church along Lebuh Farquhar. You will learning about the history of Georgetown as the group walks by several historical places and buildings such as the St.George's church, The Goddess of Mercy Temple, and Chinese Clan Houses.

    You will also stop by at least 3 food outlets, tasting at least 10 varieties of local and heritage food of Georgetown. Four important steps that you're encouraged to take to make this tour a memorable one:

    Chat with your guide: Your guide is born and bred in Penang and loves to chat and communicate. It's highly encouraged to have a question and answer session throughout the tour, talking about your likes and dislikes. This food trail is for you and this is to ensure that you have a good time.

    Be adventurous: Keep an open mind to try out new things as you walk through the core zone of the heritage area of Georgetown.

    Come hungry: Rest assured that you will be sinking in your teeth into delicious local food. This tour won't stop until you are full.

    Have fun: Enjoy the food trail, kick back, and relax as you feel at home in Georgetown.
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We love doing food tours as one of the first things we do in a new place, and this was one of the best we’ve experienced. Firstly, Mark was where he said he would, and he was early, as we were ( it’s a congen...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 680tonyw
    Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

    Make this the first thing you do in Penang! Your brilliant guide, Mark, will introduce you to some amazing local dishes, show you fascinating landmarks and give you a great insight into some of Panang's history. None of it feels rehearsed, Mark is just the...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank 2and2littlies
    Reviewed May 17, 2018

    This really was the best food tour we've ever been on. Mark was so informed and enthusiastic. Not only that, but we went the day after the election and there was such an amazing electric charge in the air being on the brink of change....More

    Date of experience: May 2018
    Thank NatashaN927
    Reviewed April 13, 2018

    This was an excellent tour with a great, informative guide. My only gripe, and it's a serious one, is that the price was jacked up massively at the last minute. With a few days to spare they asked me to switch to the evening tour...More

    Date of experience: April 2018
    1  Thank MyNameIsJimmy
    MNGTC, Manager at Simply Enak - Food Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2018

    Hi Jimmy, We thank you for providing us with the feedback. We apologise for the inconvenience that the situation has caused. Based on the feedback, we will be updating our booking platform with the relevant information when it comes to single participant booking. Thank you....More

    Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

    Mark was the perfect foodie tour guide for Georgetown. He shared his experiences growing up, a history of the city and its suburbs, lots of background Penang food info and tips, and given I was only one person on the tour, he completely customised it...More

    3  Thank NatiaE
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