Penang is a vibrant State with its capital, George Town, having the rare distinction of being a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is a true melting pot of cultures with its blend of Eastern and Western influences. Retaining many of the values adopted during its era of British rule, Penang bears a charm that is unique to itself.
Video credit to Penang Convention and Exhibition Bureau (PCEB).
- Getting around in Penang
- Free CAT shuttle buses
- Penang Food Trail
- Penang Street Art
- George Town by Day and Night
Excursion: Exploring George Town
Cost: The cost is included in the registration fee. There is an additional cost for accompanying persons.
Itinerary: Your day starts at the workshop venue where you will be picked up and transported to George Town, the heart of Penang. Your day begins with a walking tour of George Town led by a professional guide.
You will then have the opportunity to explore the delights of George Town, indulging in everything the city has to offer be it food, history, architecture or street art.
Later in the day, you will have the choice of remaining in George Town to discover the vibrant night life or you can catch the provided transportation back to the workshop venue.
What to wear and bring along: It is strongly recommended that participants wear cool, comfortable clothing and walking shoes. Participants may also want to bring along a hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, and/or an umbrella in case of rain.