This one-day private tour of Penang Island is recommended for passengers of cruise ship stopover Those with Star Cruises, Oceania Cruises, Silversea, Royal Caribbean, Princess Cruises, Costa Cruises and Celebrity Millennium line will be met at their perspective piers. This trip is also suitable for free individual travellers.
Your guide will meet you at a prearranged location and time with a luxury Hyundai Starex MPV transportation for up to 6 people. On the tour of the region, you will learn about the history as you stop at various sites.
The first evidence of prehistoric human settlement here was found in Guar Kepah, a cave in Seberang Perai in 1860. The settlement was estimated to be between 3000 to 4000-years-old. Stone tools found in various places on the island suggests to the existence of Neolithic settlements dating to 5000 years ago.
We will stop by the Clan Jetties in George Town. This is the traditional settlement created by Chinese immigrants who share common historical, geographical and lineage origin. Today, there are still six clan jetties along the waterfront.