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 ...
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
BungyCruiser
10/16
Cruise port is right near the action. Hop-on, hop-off is nearby, but do your research and just find the ... Read more
Pamf
10/16
Caught the public bus to Penang Hill cost 60 cents then went up the funicular for a really nice view. Came ... Read more
Rgm1953
09/16
We took the shuttle to the mall then visited the eastern and orient hotel which was fabulous. Read more
Chocaholic1
07/16
First visit. Walked and explored. Took the local bus, free to tourists. Read more
jdshomer
06/16
We had been to Penang before, so just strolled around Georgetown. It was very hot. Read more
Noelybo
06/16
Our own driver to places we wanted to see Read more
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