Butterworth Heritage Trail

Butterworth Heritage Trail

The tropical port town of Butterworth is one of the oldest urban settlements in Malaysia, was established by the British colonial  almost two hundred years ago. The relatively idyllic and unchanged pace of life it is known for belies the town’s important in the history of the area. For with its diverse cultures, streetscapes and landmarks, Butterworth has evolved to become a microcosm not just of life in the state of Pulau Pinang but also of the multifarious essence of peninsular Malaysia itself.

Butterworth is verily poised for a wave of rejuvenation and “reintroduction” of sorts – for its long-held secrets to be finally told and its colourful riches to be revealed afresh to the rest of the world. Take a journey today and unlock the trove of surprises in the rich cultural landmarks, delicious fuss-free food. You may be pleasantly surprised that Butterworth is indeed worth your time to explore.

may be pleasantly surprised that Butterworth is indeed worth your time to explore.

  • Penang Ferry Service – the heritage ride across Penang Channel
  • Butterworth Art Walk
  • Sree Mahamariamman Temple
  • Abdul Kadir Mosque
  • Temple of the Ninth Emperor God
  • Butterworth Wet Market
  • St. Mark Church
  • 1st Penang Bridge
Day 1
^6 Hours Tour

8.00 am – Pick up from hotel

8.30 am – Pick up from Swettenham Cruise Terminal

9.00 am: Penang Ferry service heritage ride

9.30 am – Visit Butterworh Art Walk

10.00 am – Visit St. Mark Church

10.30 am – Visit Sree Mahamariamman Temple

11.00 am – Visit Masjid Abdul Kadir

11.30 am – Visit Temple of the Nine Emeror God

12. 00 – Lunch at Pen Mutiara (Malay restaurant)

1.00 pm – Return Transfer to George Town

1.30 pm – Arrive at Swettenham Cruise Terminal

2.00 pm – Arrive at hotel

What Included

  • Return Transfers
  • Licensed English-Speaking Guide
  • Lunch
  • Bottle water
  • Insurance Coverage

What Excluded

  • Any Items Not Mentioned
  • Gratuities
  • Personal Expenses

Minimum Booking: 4 Adults

Children Under Age 12 Is Free

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Butterworth Heritage Trail
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Trip Facts

  • Penang, Malaysia
  • Penang International Airport/Cruise Terminal/Hotel
  • Modern Air-conditioned Vehicle
  • Up to Max 12 pax
  • Daily Except Friday
  • 8.00 am to 2.00 pm
  • Approx 6 hours
  • Light cotton slacks (neutral colours), walking shoes, long sleeve shirt (neutral colours), and sun protection
  • Leisure walking
  • Lunch at Malay Restaurant (please advise if you have any diet restriction)