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“nice street”(25 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Lebuh Armenian, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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All reviews art galleries nice street rent a bike souvenir shops wall paintings street food take your time take pictures local food walk around chinese temple chew jetty georgetown penang stroll tourists trishaw
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Reviewed 1 week ago

nice and cute street wall painting all along different part of the area. lots of little nice shop to check out and the local food is tasty too

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JoweenC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must visit area art, shops, food , bike hire , temples , its all here miss this and miss penang .lots of cheap hotels so make it a base for a night or two, then hit the rather poor to my mind, batu ferrengi beach...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank chuckwow56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is a man on Armenian street who is a pick pocket. He is the only foreigner there. He is about 6 feet tall, has brown hair and brown eyes. He sells bracelets and necklaces made out of waxed rope. He will encourage you to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While visiting Georgetown, Penang we walked through many of the different ethnic areas of this UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE. Enjoyed it very much

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travelwithpam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Many old buildings on this streets.. murals for fun photography. Bicycle rentals and trishaw service widely available on this street. Local food are easily available.. I will recommend to visit in the morning.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hosherlyn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a street of local tourist tat at inflated prices so I’d avoid, and find the real Penang in the streets off Lebuh Pantai

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GlobetrotterTwo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the area so decided to have a walk around to look for Street art. On the day we did it it wasn't too overcrowded with tourists so getting a photo at each piece of art wasn't too difficult. Was an ok way...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MortyR
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice street, with lots of street art corners and with old houses. I loved the atmosphere of this street and I recommend a walk with a stop for a coffee in one of the coffee shops around.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank eddietone
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

This is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Penang where different tourist spots are within walking distance from here, such as Khoo Kongsi, Yap Kongsi, Cheah Kongsi, Peranakan Mansion, Chew Jetty, etc. There are many cafes/ restaurants and gift shops along the street....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kai_Wah
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Lots of hawkers n street art along the streets. Within walking distance to Chulia and Campbell street where plenty of food n little shops can be found. There are also a number of hotels and inns there. A good place to visit and feel what...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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lynda l
24 December 2016|
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Response from Russell424 | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion, the best way to go would be to get on a Hop on Hop off bus in Batu Ferringhi heading for town, and change busses at Gurney Drive for the city tour. You will then be able sight see Georgetown and hop off the... More
26 October 2016|
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Response from peterbR4795OF | Reviewed this property |
Hi there are a number of attractions for you to see near the port. walking around is quiet easy but can be exhausting. There the clan jetties which are good to see and you can get a map there for sure which also shows where... More
Yap C
22 May 2016|
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Response from Righttodorightthings | Reviewed this property |
Penang street is walking distance from Armenian Street, from the Yap kongsi junction(near Khoo Kongxi), just turn left into Jalan Masjid Kapitan Kling(Pitt Street), walk along the road until your arrive at the traffic light... More