The George Town Walkabout Tour starts off from the Tourist Information Centre at The Whiteaways Arcade and takes you on a leisurely walk through the inner city. You will discover interesting facts about George Town's historical past from its diverse architecture, monuments and traditional trades. One of the main highlights of the tour is the walk along 'Street of Harmony' where you will find four of South East Asia's oldest houses of worship representing Christianity, Taoism, Hinduism and Islam.
The tour is open to local and foreign tourists and it is FREE of charge. The tour operates every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10.30am. Those interested are required to register at the Tourist Information Centre by 10.00am on their preferred tour day. Registration is taken on a first-come first-served basis, limited to a maximum of 20 persons each day. The limitation is to ensure a pleasant tour experience.
*Not applicable to walk-in groups of 10 people and above
Tourist Information Centre, The Whiteaways Arcade (meeting point)
Tourist Information Centre, No. 10 (Ground Floor), The Whiteaways Arcade, Lebuh Pantai, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA