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Penang Amazing Race

Penang, Malaysia

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Please select activities date.
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Adult(s) x (Age 13 To 99)
Children x (Age 4 To 12)
Infant(s) x (Age 1 To 3)
At least one participants should be selected.

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Highlights

  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Cycle the city streets to absorb the local atmosphere
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Led by a local guide
  • Family friendly

Overview

Begin your Penang Amazing Race with a trishaw ride from your hotel to the starting point at Fort Cornwallis. After a safety briefing, proceed by bicycle toward the coast to see a picturesque esplanade. During the 3-hour tour, you'll take a leisurely ride and immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of George Town while passing notable landmarks and attractions, including UNESCO World Heritage buildings. Each checkpoint is carefully designed to bring the ‘Penang experience’ to participants. 
Continue your journey to the first station at the Made in Penang Interactive Museum, where you will play a traditional marble game. Then enjoy the signature toasted bread or nasi lemak bungkus (coconut rice with sambal chili).
After this included snack, proceed to the historical Pinang Pernakan Mansion to play pancing dalam botol games, which require you to hook bottles using a specific method. While here, learn about the Peranakans, also known as the Babas and Nyonyas — a prominent community of acculturated Chinese unique to this part of the world. 
Next, you're off to Aceh Street to play hopscotch and the bottle cap games amid popular mural arts, such as 'Boy on Chair' and 'Kids on Bicycle,' which are hand-drawn by Ernest Zacharevic, a Lithuania-born artist. At the next station, cool down in the heat of Penang with a dessert of ice balls to quench your thirst. You will see an ice ball stall in front of a lion dance mural where another challenge game will be held: slurp your shaved ice within a specific timeframe in order to proceed to your next activity.
For visitors who are interested in religious culture, the Islamic Museum, Khoo Kongsi Temple, and Kapitan Keling Mosque are fascinating sites for your exploration. The race continues to Little India, an ethnic enclave, before you head back to Fort Cornwallis, the final checkpoint.
Your guide will transport you back to your hotel after a fun-filled day of friendly competition.

Information

Includes:
  • Bottled water
  • Light refreshment
  • Use of bicycle
  • Professional guide and driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off by private vehicle (selected hotels only)
  • Local taxes
Excludes:
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Personal expenses
Additional Info:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

Meeting Point

Your hotel in George Town
Departure Comments:

Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.

Return Details:
Your hotel in George Town
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