Penang Hill and Kek Lok Si Buddhist Temple Afternoon Tour

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Penang Hill and Kek Lok Si Buddhist Temple Afternoon Tour information and booking

from
$43
Duration
4 hours
Departs from
Tour departs from selected Penang hotels and cruise port
Returns to
Returns to original departure point at approximately 6:15pm
Time of departure
2:30pm
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Tour description provided by Viator

Explore Southeast Asia's largest Buddhist temple, Kek Lok Si, perched against a hill slope in Air Itam. Marvel at the statue of the Goddess of Mercy and the 30 meter high Pagoda and take a stroll through the Penang Botanical Gardens located at the foot of Penang Hill on this 4-hour tour.

Walk up the steps to Southeast Asia's largest Buddhist temple in Penang, Kek Lok Si, perched against a hill slope in Air Itam. Marvel at the statue of the Goddess of Mercy and the seven-tier, 30-meter high Pagoda tower. See the 'Pond of Longevity', home for hundreds of tortoises set free by the devotees.

Ride on the Funicular Railway up to Penang Hill. Rising 821 meters above Georgetown, you'll enjoy a bird's eye view of the city and feel the cool and refreshing air at the summit. Next, visit the century old 72-acres Penang Botanical Gardens located at the foot of Penang Hill. Stroll through the main gardens and learn about the rare species of flora and fauna.

What's included

  • Professional guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Ride on a funicular tram
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What isn't included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)