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Pengkalan Weld | 59A, Chew Jetty, George Town, Penang Island 10300, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday

Its an interesting place to walk around and see all the various shops in all sorts of nooks and crannies.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the biggest of the jetty's and definitely worth a look. It's really easy to envisage how these used to be with people living here and they felt very atmospheric. Lots of shops that sell souvenirs and also places for snacks - try the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank katiedJ1465GM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place. Authentic and fun. Giant bowl noodles can be found here. Stalls selling all sorts of souvenirs are here too. Dessert stalls sell ice cream and juices. Lovely to walk along the jetty. There is a small temple at the end of the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
30  Thank Jo-AnnKYTan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect place to see the ocean from the end of the pier but also a quick five minute walk to the right of the bustling chew pier is a must experience pier with few tourists, no shops, and most uniquely no railings. Between the chew...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Cheryl E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just your usual row of trinkets shops along a wooden jetty. Kill time and enjoy a cool breeze at end of walk... after a meal.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank cylee3333
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We don't spend a lot of time here. Maybe 10 mins walking and take pic and 20 mins buying dresses. We are here to see the jetty, how the houses are. There are some household selling typical tourisity stuff and food. We bought some dresses,...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ah_Ting80
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The uniqueness of this and neighbouring jetties which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites is that they have remained as sites for residences of migrant Chinese clansmen. The Chew Jetty is different from other jetties in that souvenir shops line its main boardwalk and therefore attracts...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank PatrickLLLL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 5 mins here. Walked up and down. Seen some cute old Couples in their homes but not worth the time unless close

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank perthite79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Above the water, there are houses (also airbnb), eateries and stores selling souvenirs and local products.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank joweenyeo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have rook quick stop in Chew Jetty to see the Chinese lifestyle. It contains an open market where you may find a lot of goods, accessories and clothes. Chinese food and alot of beautiful painting drwan in street wall

Date of experience: September 2019
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5 June 2019|
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Response from Raindance66 | Reviewed this property |
It’s made of planks and there’ll be some inconvenience for wheelchairs. But what would probably be more of a problem is to get there cos Malaysia is not exactly a wheelchair friendly country imo. Of cos, it will depend on... More
4 December 2018|
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Response from 125budimanr | Reviewed this property |
i suggest u to go chew jetty at the afternoon because it very hot at the jetty. the business hour is 10 am - 9 pm. there is only one jetty near the big bowl noodle. don't forget to bring hat because it is hot.
16 May 2018|
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Response from Joan0452013 | Reviewed this property |
No entrance fee. There’s probably a fee for the boat ride but don’t know how much.