Penang Heritage Tour

Penang City Tours

Guests who join this tour will visit the Penang Gallery and State Museum or Fort Cornwallis on friday because the Penang Gallery closes on every friday, the Peranakan Baba and Nyonya Mansion, the street of harmony and the Kuan Yin Temple. Lastly, visitors will have chance to purchase some local products at local product centre and some chocolates at cocoa boutique.


Penang Heritage Tour with Trishaw
09:30 hrs.

Pick up from hotel

Fort Cornwallis

Named after the Governor General in Bengal, Charles Cornwallis, Fort Cornwallis is one of the most well-known landmarks in Penang. The fortress’ 10-feet walls are laid out in the shape of a star, and within those walls, some of the original structures built over a century ago can still be seen – a chapel, some prison cells, ammunition storage area, a harbour light, the original flagstaff and some old bronze cannons, which includes the infamous 17th-century Dutch cannon called ‘Seri Rambai’, believed by the locals to have an encouraging effect on women’s fertility. Popular among visitors, this privately-managed historical attraction is equipped with a tourist information kiosk, a café, and open-air amphitheatre, a history gallery, a souvenir centre and tour guides to show visitors around and provide them with a peek into the fortress’ history.

Penang Museum

A significant landmark listed in the Penang Heritage Trail, the Penang Museum houses permanent exhibits which include photographs, maps, antiques, furniture, documents, paintings and other historical relics showcasing Penang's culture and heritage throughout the years. Among those featured are Fort Cornwallis, the streets of Penang, Penang municipal history, Penang riots, the Japanese occupation, Penang houses of worship and traditional trades. Also included in special rooms are paintings by local artists, the Straits Chinese collection, hand-written scriptures and old Malay weapons such as the keris. The statue of Captain Francis Light greets you outside as you walk into the museum’s grounds.

1330 hrs

Transfer back to hotels

Penang Heritage Tour Rate
Tour Type Rates
Private Heritage Tour (5hours) by Normal car (4 seats) MYR 150
Private Heritage Tour (5hours) by Combi (6-9seats) MYR 200
Private Heritage Tour (5hours) by Combi (10-12 seats) MYR 250
Time
  • Tour duration: 5 hours
Additional Information

Includes

  • Hotel Transfer

Excludes

  • Entrance Fees
  • Meals
Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions

  • Rates quoted are nett with driver and guide where applicable (unless otherwise stated).
  • Rates quoted are for Private & Joining Group/Sit In Coach (SIC) for tours or packages (unless stated otherwise).
  • SIC booking is for a minimum of 2 persons, for single person travel, private rate applies.
  • Expenses other than those specified in each tour itinerary or any items of a personal nature are not included in the rates quoted.
  • Rates exclude entrance fees to places of visit (unless stated otherwise).
  • All entrance fees quoted are subject to change without prior notice.
  • A surcharge is applicable during peak season/hour and will be advised via email.
  • In event of unforeseen circumstances, the management reserves the right to alter, amend or withdraw the package anytime with or without prior notice.
  • Booking is NOT confirmed until a confirmation number is advised and FULL PAYMENT is collected.
  • A valid credit card number is required with all reservations. Debit Cards are not accepted.
  • Upon confirmation of service/s immediate full payment is required
  • Amendment and Cancellation Policy:
    • All refunds part or in full will be in MYR; AWD will not be responsible for loses due to currency exchange rates at time of refund.
    • Any changes to your reservation, amendment in booking dates, hour or vehicle type in full or in part, must be made through our office and NOT through the service provider.
    • The amendments must be made in writing from your original email address, quoting the booking reference number. All amendment requests are subject to reconfirmation and availability.
    • Amendment and Cancellation fees:
      Amendment  
      Amendment with no change in value MYR 25 per booking
      Amendment with partial Refund 5% of the total refund value or MYR50 whichever is higher.
      Amendment with increase in value No amendment fees (difference in value of service have to be paid)
      Cancellation /Refund Penalty  
      30 days before departure 5% of total value or MYR 50 whichever greater.
      20 days before departure 25% of the total value.
      15 days before departure 50% of the total value.
      Less than 14 days NO REFUND
  • Pick-up Arrangement
    • Pick up time at Hotel Lobby for tours/transfers will be advised on your Confirmation Service Voucher.
    • You will be required to present your service voucher at point of pick up for each service/tour. The service provider has the right not to serve you if you fail to produce the voucher upon request.
    • The maximum waiting time at the airport is strictly 2 hours from estimated time of arrival (ETA) including customs & immigration clearance. Any waiting time beyond 2 hours may incur waiting charges and this has to be paid on site directly to the driver. AWD shall not be responsible for the additional charges incurred by Guest.
    • In event you miss your pick-up due to any reasons, you will be required to make your own arrangements upon arrival and NO REFUND will be granted.
    • Maximum waiting time for tour departure is 15 minutes from the stated pick-up time; if you miss your pick up you will be responsible to make your own arrangement at your own cost; NO REFUND will be granted.
    • All transfers/tours have been prepaid by you at time of booking; please do not pay for any services at time of transfers/tours unless stated otherwise. AWD will not be responsible if you are approached by unauthorized agents/persons and NO REFUND will be granted.
  • It is your responsibility to provide the accurate flight information at time of booking to ensure proper transfer arrangement. The Management has the right to forfeit the charges if flight information is inaccurate.
  • Our Client Services must be notified of any changes to your flight schedule, at least 24 hours prior to departure. If you fail to do so, you may not receive the service and no refund will be granted.
  • Child Policy: Child Rate applicable for children aged between 2 to 12 years. (Unless stated otherwise.)
  • Guests are encouraged to purchase own travel insurance.
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