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Address: Pengkalan Weld | 59A, Chew Jetty, George Town, Penang Island 10300, Malaysia
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+60 13-438 1217
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Private Half-Day History of George Town City Tour
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Private Tour: Penang City Highlights

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Tourist spot at Penang

The Chew jetty are located not far from Penang jetty.Mainly to visit the life style people who staying on top the shore. The whole villager surname is "Chew" . That is the reason... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Jakarta
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What once was a historic part of Penang now sells the normal tourist rubbish.... Expensive....crowded....15 minute visit is enough...

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Chew jetty are located not far from Penang jetty.Mainly to visit the life style people who staying on top the shore. The whole villager surname is "Chew" . That is the reason why the place name Chew Jetty.

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Thank Michael_Teoh
UK
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33 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

An enjoyable visit when in Georgetown. Lovely to see the people who live on the jetty and the houses and the little gift shops. Walk to the end and there is a little house front selling cheap beer and soft drinks. We enjoyed chilling there and enjoying the good view

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Thank numpty2009
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I have really mixed feelings about the chew jetties. It was really interesting to see the structure and have a wonder through this place, but it saddened me that i was walking throug peoples homes. It almost felt like a form of exploitation where the only way they can make any money off of me walking so freely through their... More 

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Singapore
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Good walk around to see how people lived together near the sea. Trinkets were interesting and attractive

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Thank Bernard L
London
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116 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

South of Little India into the Straits of Malacca, a Chinese clan jetty from the 19th century. Small shops, restaurants ending in a small temple. Touristy.

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

A nice place to catch some sea breeze and a sunset after a day of exploring around the old town. It is not far away from the pier to Butterworth. There were plenty of shops and eateries along the way, leading up to the jetty itself.

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are other more authentic jetties to visit. Other than the lovely temple and view of the harbour, at the end of the jetty, not very attractive.

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Thank Mandy W
Australia
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time visit to clan jetty. Not easy to get parking around the area. Many shops houses along the jetty. Bought some local handmade stuffs. Short trip but worth visit.

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brightly enticing entrance reveals small shops of mainly homemade goods and local produce. The good store owner is very friendly and knowledgeable helping me buy very refreshing concentrated nutmeg juice that I added to the hotel water. Closer to the water we purchased a tasty homemade multi fruit ice pop that was delicious. They also have on display a local... More 

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