Penang Nature Tour including Penang Hill & Botanical Garden

Cultural & Theme Tours in George Town

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Explore the Penang nature and diversity By enjoy nature's beauty at its raw at Penang Hill. Then visit some famous temples that should visit at there such as Kek Lok Si Temple, Guan Yin. After that proceed to Batu Feringghi Beach and also Botanical Garden.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: George Town, PenangYour tour begins with pickup from your hotel at Georgetown on time for a 10am departure. Meet and greets our friendly driver at the hotel lobby and proceeds for your tour.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Penang Hill, George Town, Penang Island, PenangYou will visit Penang Hill where you will ride a funicular train to its peak at 833m above sea level to enjoy a spectacular panoramic view of Georgetown and mainland Butterworth. Colonial bungalows can be found around this hill due to the British preferring to stay in a cooler climate compared to the hot and humid environment in the city.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Kek Lok Si Temple, Air Itam, Penang Island, PenangAfter that, you will visit Kek Lok Si Temple. Built in 1891 as a small shrine, it has since expanded to become one of the most majestic and largest temples in South-East Asia. Since its founding in 1930, the “Pagoda of Ten Thousand Buddhas” is considered one of Penang’s most beautiful architectural wonders as it is able to incorporate 3 cultures into one structure – Chinese octagonal base, Thai middle tier and Burmese Crown. A 30.2m Guan Yin – Goddess of Mercy bronze statue was erected in 2002 on the highest point of the temple. It can be reached via an Inclined lift at the middle.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Penang Botanical Gardens, George Town, Penang Island, PenangThen make a visit to Penang Botanical GardenThe Penang Botanic Gardens, also known as the "Waterfall Gardens" because of the cascading waterfall nearby, is a public park situated on Jalan Air Terjun in George Town, Penang.The original gardens were established in 1884 from an old quarry site, under the supervision of Charles Curtis, who was the first superintendent.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Batu Ferringhi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, PenangBatu Ferringhi Beach Batu Ferringhi is a beach resort northwest of George Town, on Malaysia’s Penang Island. It’s known for water sports and seafood restaurants. Street food, household goods and batik clothing are sold at the seafront night market. Batik pieces are also on display at local galleries and shops. End of the tour return to your hotel in an air-conditioned vehicle.Duration: 30 minutes

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • English speaking Driver
  • Penang Hill Funicular Train
  • Entry/Admission - Penang Hill
  • Entry/Admission - Kek Lok Si Temple

What’s not included

  • Food unless specified
  • Gratitutes (optional)
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