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Local Market and Food Walking Tour in Penang

From USD 42.00
Highlights
  • Ensure you sample to best of Penang's culinary scene on a food tour
  • Discover local delicacies that you may otherwise have missed out on
  • Receive personalized attention in a small group
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Local Market and Food Walking Tour in Penang
From USD 42.00
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Local Market and Food Walking Tour in Penang
From USD 42.00
Overview
Penang is famed for its food, and travelers flock from around the world to sample its unique cuisine. Let a guide ensure you sample the best of the city’s food scene on a culinary walking tour that includes a visit to a local market. In an intimate small group, you’ll see the city in the morning, when it’s far less frenetic and crowded, and sample breakfast dishes that you may have missed on your own.
What to Expect
Let us take you on a tasty treat tour of palatable Penang. More than that, allow us to share with you the rich multicultural history of its people and the city through her food. We promise you a lasting memory you can take home. Skip your hotel breakfast and come join us!

Soak in the morning atmosphere while exploring the local market and neighborhood by foot. This 2 hour small-group tour is uniquely local as it brings you out of Georgetown into a local residential area. Walk through the bustling alleys filled with vegetable and fruits vendors selling their freshest produce of the day. Learn about the seasonal produce and ingredients the locals use for their daily cooking. Taste and sample while you explore, we promise you will not regret it.

Morning Walking Tour Itinerary:
•    Meet at Church of Immaculate Conception of Penang at Pulau Tikus (Address: Lorong Maktab, Pulau Tikus, 10350 Georgetown)
•    Walk to wet market and experience local daily morning life
•    Taste Penang local breakfast dishes, in season fruits and drinks
•    Savor diverse flavors of local Penang and South East Asia cuisines
•    We will provide a goodie bag filled with basic necessities you would not want to miss

Please note that the tour itinerary is depends on the weather conditions on the day. Please leave a contactable email or contact which you will check regularly while travelling (remember your country code).
Reviews (10)
1 - 5 of 8 reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2018
Really fun tour!

My husband and I went on the morning tour around Penang and loved it. We learned a lot about the history and culture of the island and got to try very good food! Joy was a very nice guide and we had a great experience!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 948isabelar
JoyC1023, Public Relations Manager at Delish Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

You guys were really nice and wonderful too, Isabela and Samuel! Enjoy your travels

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Absolutely enjoyed the experience of the Malayasian food culture

My husband and I found Joy very well informed and she was able to answer every question that we asked. It was an absolute delight to have Joy as our guide and would recommend her to anyone interested in experiencing the food markets in Penang....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank VeraS3524
JoyC1023, Public Relations Manager at Delish Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Yes, indeed. Wet wipes and tissues are so important in this part of where we live in. I am glad to bring you both around the local market to check out our asian side of market scene :)

Reviewed 28 July 2018
A wonderful experience, highly recommended

We are a family with 2 kids, including one baby. The whole family enjoyed this food and market tour with Joy in Penang. We had delicious food, learned a lot. Joy is an excellent guide, able to adapt herself the group ( ex : kids)....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CelineC1723
JoyC1023, Public Relations Manager at Delish Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

I am so glad to read your review. Your kids did so well despite the warm weather and uneven ground. Happy to share with you and family Penang food and culture. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Thanks Joy for a truly memorable experience in Penang

I just wanted to thanks you again for the excellent tour. It was the best I have had the opportunity to experience anywhere and you commentary was very insightful and informative. It was both a sensory and learning experience for me. Truly memorable and I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 6 May 2018
Wonderful!

I had a wonderful food tour with Joy. Joy is incredibly warm and friendly- it was only myself on the tour which could have been awkward but absolutely wasn't thanks to Joy. Joy was hugely knowledgeable, not only about the food but also about the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Victoria D
Joy C, Public Relations Manager at Delish Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

You are such a good solo traveller yourself too. Thanks for bearing with the heat and crowd as we wriggle our way through the crowds. You are definately a savoury person! Be back in Asia soon & I hope to visit N.Z. In time to...More

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