Penang Cruise Reviews

Penang Cruise Port
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Penang Overview
Penang, a 111-square-mile island off the west coast of Malaysia, gets its name from the betel nut tree, called "pinang" in Malaysian. While some residents chew betel nuts, you'll probably be more ...
SelinaH
04/17
Covered what we wanted to see. Unfortunately the visibility from Penang Hill was disappointing because of ... Read more
marblecliff
04/17
Our least favorite port. Walked to the Chinese jetties which were OK. Took free city bus around city as a/c ... Read more
kenandmaureen
04/17
Great if you like Chinese food - 3 of the 4 stops. Indian food was great. Read more
Two Boys Cruising
03/17
Just another poor Asian city...nothing unique. Read more
macnme
03/17
Took the shuttle bus what a debarkal not worth it. Read more
rmglhorne
03/17
Took the Hop on Hop off bus. Cost was $5.00 for a two hour journey. Excellent value would reccomend it Read more
zicox
03/17
Docked just next to George Town. Great food . Read more
Darspurs
03/17
Got on a hop on hop off bus we were going to get off a couple of stops before the port and see some more on ... Read more
kbeanz
03/17
Very rushed - no time to enjoy anything. Read more
DiMeth
03/17
A bit of a run down town with nothing special to see. Read more
BritinNola
03/17
Taxi driver took us to some shops, chocolate, sarong/shirts and coffee/tea. Went to Penang Hill , had to go ... Read more
Richland
02/17
Ship docked near town. Easy walk to a hip and interesting town Read more
aussiecruzer
02/17
In Penang we just walked off the ship, dodged past the hundreds of taxi drivers clamoring to take us for ... Read more
Jeffiro
02/17
unfortunately arrives at 5 pm, still got a hirecar to try out famous Penang food char kway teow, chengdol and ... Read more
Robyn.fnq
02/17
Very busy city with poor public transport and constantly blocked roads. Read more
ludicat
01/17
HOHO bus is superb and is right at the cruise terminal. Read more
Ruth
01/17
Botanical Gardens fabulous, temples nice, batik factory and butterfly farm a must. Lunch on the beach. One of ... Read more
mystic1963
01/17
I loved Penang. We had teamed up with some people who had arranged for a taxi driver to take us around for ... Read more
Donna Quixote
01/17
Bus Tour was interesting and informative Read more
denise168
01/17
Really could have done it yourselves a lot cheaper than from the ship Read more
ittlebeme
12/16
We took a hop on/off bus here. It was very slow because of the traffic and, because we couldn't fit upstairs, ... Read more
sfgenato
12/16
A wonderful port, so much to see and do. You can just walk off the ship and explore the historic UNESCO ... Read more
koolgal100
12/16
We took the free local bus to Komtar as our time in Penang was very short due to the long queue getting off ... Read more
darkpelagic
10/16
Penang was a great port - you walk off the boat and you are right in the action. I enjoyed the port. We self ... Read more
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