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Flavors of Penang - Morning Street Food Tour Instant Confirmation


Embark on a gastronomical adventure that samples Penang's greatest eats! Taste popular street food, fruits and sweets, all while learning about the history that shaped Malaysia's food culture.

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Have you ever wanted to have breakfast at a traditional Malaysian coffee shop called kopitiam? How about try well-loved dishes such as nasi lemak (rice cooked in coconut milk) and lobak (deep fried pork rolls)? Or munch on tropical fruits such as rambutan and durian? This tour lets you taste the exciting flavors of Penang with a variety of dishes that is sure to leave you with a happy tummy!
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  • Duration: 3.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Beverages (no alcohol) / Meal (refer to the details in the schedule) / English-speaking guide
Package detail / Schedule
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  • 09:15 Check In at Soho Freehouse
  • 09:30 Start of Food Tour
  • Have Breakfast at a Kopitiam
    Kopitiam_shutterstock_339168212 The tour kicks off with a visit to one of the oldest Malaysian Chinese coffee shops that date back to 1940. Sample the well-loved Malay breakfast called "nasi lemak" with chili paste and a boiled egg. Prawn fritters and lobak are also available for trying as you visit a popular lobak vendor.
  • Go Around a Market in Penang
    Penang_Tastes_and_Traditions (8) Try some of the local seasonal fruits such as rambutan, mangosteen, dukong and the infamous durian. Various preserved fruits like nutmeg fruit, which is famous in Penang, also await curious foodies. You won't run out of choices with various kinds of seafood, dried goods and produce!
  • Discover Penang Food Culture
    Penang_Tastes_and_Traditions (8) In the 8 to 10 stops you will visit, you will get the chance to try numerous snacks and street food (assam laksa, char kuey teow, murtabak). As you gorge on delicious treats, your tour guide will also show you around historical streets and heritage sites that shaped Penang's food culture.
  • More Penang Food Scene Highlights
    cendol-837368_1920 Watch how crullers or yutiao are made and witness how local vendors make sun salted fish in one of Penang's earliest low-income housing estates. Afterwards, have a cool bowl of cendol, which is a serving of ice shavings with coconut milk and topped with green doughy strips and red beans.
  • Enjoy Local Malaysian Drinks
    Teh Tarik_shutterstock_262866107 Don't forget to try local favorite non-alcoholic drinks such as hot teh tarik (pulled tea), lime juice with sour plum, nutmeg juice and many more. The tour ends back at the market, where guests will be able to purchase food items they want to take home with them.
  • 12:30 Check Out at Penang Road
    • The tour fee does not include alcoholic beverages as well as other shopping expenses outside the itinerary.
    • Children 6 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
Additional Note(s)
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 12.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 16:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 3.5 hour(s)
Availability Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Meal Meal (refer to the details in the schedule)
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Flavors of Penang - Morning Street Food Tour