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Things To Do In Penang Island

Penang is a standout amongst the most celebrated spots in Malaysia and that too with a good reason. A large portion of the province of Penang is situated on an island and all things considered you can appreciate shorelines, shining waters, and a laid back island feel combined with a major city experience. This piece of Malaysia is additionally known for its sustenance, and any individual who wants to eat will genuinely locate a culinary heaven here, quite a bit of which is down to the blend of impacts in the city.
Immerse yourself in a true authentic Penang experience with a tour in an ancient traditional trishaw. The famous three-wheeled taxi will take you on a memorable adventure, letting you relish great sights and suspire the atmosphere of Malaysia's streets and bustle. Cycle past the core of the city's UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
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Cafes have now become somewhat of rage and popular weekend activity. Penang is undoubtedly not short of great cafes, whether you’re a local seeking some coffee and grub on weekends, or a visitor to the city looking for a place to dine in. There is nothing better than kicking back at a mind-blowing cafe spot after a day of exploring this historically and culturally rich city. You’ll notice a distinctive feature of the Penang (or Georgetown) cafe scene is that they are generally housed within restored colonial shophouses, which makes for a refreshing and uniquely Penang cafe experience.  Give the enduring China House a visit for a great ambience – with its live music and good food, you are sure to have a good time. The best-selling is their Tiramisu Cake. Lavish Fusion Bakery is another good option. Situated in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of George Town, the instagoals cafe features a lot of green space and a vertical indoor garden. Besides hot Favorites menu of pasta and brunch dishes. Lavish Fusion Bakery is popular for its over-the-top Cronuts. Coming in flavours from Lemon Booze to Salted Egg, each stack of flaky cronuts is paired with ice cream and a special sauce.Belle and Cream -When you've never had a cheesecake burned before, you'd better get on the train soon. This popular Basque style of cheesecake has taken the Malaysian cafe scene by storm, with many cafes making their dessert renditions Brought next door by the Australian-inspired Chapel Street Cafe in Georgetown, Belle and Cream specialize in two things: cheesecakes and bubble tea. Do not miss on the Rabbit x Hold Up - a fusion model in Georgetown for the iconic Rabbit Softserve, serving coffee and stirring up a fast-moving line of handcrafted ice cream. Or if you want a scrumptious and hearty brunch that won’t disappoint, head towards The Twelve Cups at the WhiteAways Arcade, one of Penang’s oldest and most famous cafe establishments. For Tropical laid back vacation, Matcho Café has the ambience to experience. Decked out in rattan chairs, wooden tables, hanging swings and an abundance of leafy plants café’s menu has a range of savoury bites like Penne Pasta Bowls and loaded Matcho Fries, as well as a wider selection of sweet treats. There must try are Rose or Matcha pancake stacks, which comes with toppings, a scoop of ice cream and a pour-over sauce they also have a selection of cakes and chilled desserts like Matcha Tiramisu. Cafe Narrow Marrow is quite a contrast in comparison to other bright aesthetic cafes. Its gritty industrial style, with bare concrete walls and retro flourishes. This cafe specializes in a freshly made wide variety of creative and colourful Cheesecakes and signature Tiramisu creations   
 
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A private water sports centre, Penang Water Sports Center is the hub of water sports. Not only it offers kayaks, canoes and boats for rent, this centre also boasts complete facilities which include shower rooms, camps and hostels. The best part about this place is that the rates are pretty reasonable and affordable. Thiscentre has also played host to a number of water sports events such as the Dragon Boat Festival. Beach volleyball, beach soccer and spot fishing are also some of the interesting activities that are available at the centre.
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Packages & Recommendations

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Month/Validity
Included Cities
Price Per Adult
Trip Type
Hotel Packages
Flight Not Included
Month/Validity
  • Jul
  • Aug
Included Cities
Kuala Lumpur (2N)
... Kuala Lumpur (2N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 7,680
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Trip Type
Hotel Packages
Flight Not Included
Month/Validity
  • Jul
  • Aug
Included Cities
Kota Kinabalu (2N)
... Kota Kinabalu (2N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 11,830
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Johor Bahru Luxury Hotel Deals
2 Nights / 3 Days
Trip Type
Hotel Packages
Flight Not Included
Month/Validity
  • Jul
  • Aug
Included Cities
Johor Bahru (2N)
... Johor Bahru (2N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 73,090
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Perak Luxury Hotel Deals
2 Nights / 3 Days
Trip Type
Hotel Packages
Flight Not Included
Month/Validity
  • Jul
  • Aug
Included Cities
Perak (2N)
... Perak (2N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 21,490
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Pahang Luxury Hotel Deals
2 Nights / 3 Days
Trip Type
Hotel Packages
Flight Not Included
Month/Validity
  • Jul
  • Aug
Included Cities
Pahang (2N)
... Pahang (2N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 13,620
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Happy Travellers

Thanks to FLAMINGO It Was Our Excellent Dream Trip
Thanks to FLAMINGO It Was Our Excellent Dream Trip

Thanks to FLAMINGO It Was Our Excellent Dream Trip

This was our first trip at abroad, we were having lots of questions with us how will be the company, will get Jain food and many more but with flamingo the answers was yes we got best company and excellent food all over the trip. We didn't only get Jain food but we got full Gujarati dish "Shikhand Puri", "Pani Puri", "Puran Puri", and many Indian dishes, it was really very surprising for us. The hotels provide by them for stay were also so good. The tour manager Devarshi Mam itself was so supportive. We never realized that tour manager is with us she was like our family member. She was so friendly by nature and knowledgeable person to guide us. Thanks to FLAMINGO.It was our excellent dream trip. I would rate 5 stars out of 5.
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Ahmedabad   Travelled in   October
Region: Asia   |   Tour Type: GIT   |   Theme: Diwali Special     Read All
Singapore Malaysia With Cruise Diwali 2019 Tour
Singapore Malaysia With Cruise Diwali 2019 Tour

Singapore Malaysia With Cruise Diwali 2019 Tour

I had unique combination with having a smallest age member of my family and two senior citizen. So i knew from start that this is going to be very difficult for me and also my infant daughter doesn't eat anything other then some specific food. 

But i was relieved much by the way our Tour Manager Vishal was handling us and the rest of the group. With all his experience and wisdom he gave us the right instructions and with all specific important things to be taken care of be it immigration, check in, lunch sightseeing etc. 

The food part was always very good and with all varieties of food.  My only disappointment was despite of my information while tour booking about my daughter who is only 3 years food necessities like milk, banana, etc was not taken care of I think the cost of these basic small needs was not much and would not have hurt flamingos profit, in fact flamingo could have asked for extra charge which would have borned by me.

My entire family with me enjoyed the tour and the sightseeing very much and I think it's a great team work and extra effort of people like Vishal who make you win our hearts and mind. 

I am attaching some of our pics which I would say is the best tours of my life and flamingo made this happen for us. 

So Congrats to flamingo and special thanks to vishal and Devraj. Devraj was able to convince me for booking the tour at the moment where I had only come for comparison between you and your Competetitors both for cost and features of the tour. 

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Ahmedabad   Travelled in   November
Region: Asia   |   Tour Type: GIT   |   Theme: Family Tour     Read All

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