George town (UNESCO World Heritage City)


George Town was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2008. This bustling capital has over 200 years of history and culture, which can be best observe in its historic core. Buildings of historical and architectural interest as well as cultural practices that have been handed down from the previous generations give George Town a uniqueness that is rarely found elsewhere in Southeast Asia.

Must do:

  • Go for the many heritage trails within the city on foot or by trishaw and observe age-old cultural practices
  • Visit places of worship, museums and colonial style buildings

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