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Traditional Trades and Culture of Penang

by Tour and Incentive Travel SDN BHD
per adult Price is $67
Duration: {0} Duration: 5h Nonrefundable No Booking Fees Print Voucher Print Voucher Offered in: English Offered in: English Picks up from select hotels Picks up from select hotels

Penang is among very few places in this region where traditional trades and culture still exist and being appreciated. This tour will cover the famous Chowrasta wet market in George Town where grocery and livestock are traded by the roadsides. At a nearby alley, admire the art of joss-stick making, some with intricate dragon motif. Proceed to “Kuih Culture” centre where handcrafted Malay cakes are produced, using traditional methods and ingredients. Opportunity to experience the passion and dedication required in handcrafting every single piece of Kuih. Enjoy lunch with kuih as dessert.

Penang is among very few places in this region where traditional trades and culture still exist and being appreciated. This tour will cover the famous Chowrasta wet market in George Town where grocery and livestock are traded by the roadsides. At a nearby alley, admire the art of joss-stick making, some with intricate dragon motif. Proceed to “Kuih Culture” centre where handcrafted Malay cakes are produced, using traditional methods and ingredients. Opportunity to experience the passion and dedication required in handcrafting every single piece of Kuih. Enjoy lunch with kuih as dessert.

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8:30 AM, Traditional Trades and Culture of Penang in English, includes Food Only

Duration 5h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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per adult
$66.67

Total price is $66.67, taxes included

It only takes 2 minutes

Traditional Trades and Culture of Penang

Activity Location

Multiple Locations Visited

George Town

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Hotel Pick up

    Penang


Highlights

  • Visit to the famous Chowrasta wet Market in Georgetown

  • Chowrasta Market is a popular spot in Georgetown

  • Admire the arts of joss-stick making

  • Witness the making of tradisional Malay cakes

  • Experience the passion in handcrafting every piece of kuih


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Kuala Lumpur

  • Admission fees

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your hotel in Penang

  • Live tour commentary provided in English

  • Lunch and kuih


Exclusions

  • Tips and gratuities


Know Before You Book

  • Children 1 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • Hotel pickup is available from most of Penang hotels located in the island. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place.

  • An additional surcharge for hotel pickup near airport or mainland is payable on the day of your activity.

  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.