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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Lebuh Armenian, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Ways to Experience Armenian Street
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 February 2018

George Town’s UNESCO site is a compact zone that can be experienced by simply walking around. If anything, the old town is ideal for strolling around, given that it is topographically flat and typically safe; although visitors should exercise common sense and the usual travel...More

11  Thank sand2skis
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 February 2017

the street is full with art. please bring along umbrella, quite hot during noon, be camera ready for a photo

2  Thank azmi a
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were in the area so decided to have a walk around to look for Street art. On the day we did it it wasn't too overcrowded with tourists so getting a photo at each piece of art wasn't too difficult. Was an ok way...More

Thank MortyR
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice street, with lots of street art corners and with old houses. I loved the atmosphere of this street and I recommend a walk with a stop for a coffee in one of the coffee shops around.

Thank Flipendo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Penang where different tourist spots are within walking distance from here, such as Khoo Kongsi, Yap Kongsi, Cheah Kongsi, Peranakan Mansion, Chew Jetty, etc. There are many cafes/ restaurants and gift shops along the street....More

Thank Antonio_Yong
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of hawkers n street art along the streets. Within walking distance to Chulia and Campbell street where plenty of food n little shops can be found. There are also a number of hotels and inns there. A good place to visit and feel what...More

Thank 261wus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Armenian Street on 14th Oct 2018 (Sunday) and it was packed with local and foreign tourists and the whole area was filled with a carnival like atmosphere. I found some of the local foods interesting and had a wonderful glass of cooled nutmeg...More

Thank Mahendran k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful art and nice place to hang out, it’s originality made lot of cities tried to copy their style but Penang is always the best to offer , Singapore came out with similar but nowhere compared to this same like how Singapore claim Chicken Rice...More

Thank palanivelan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just prepare your energy to walk along the street to enjoy all the street art... Very nice Street art.. If You want to enjoy all the street art you have to be patient to walk down along all the aisle... Every part has different art...More

Thank tanialatinina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked around in the sun more for the enjoyment of basking in the sun than seeing the wall art. I took a picture next to the bicycle wall art and couple others. It’s just something to do if you are at a lose end...More

Thank Rafathor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lived up to the expectations of a quirky street full of street art, bicycles and coffee. Great for a slow wander round taking in the sights

Thank Charlotte H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favorite streets in the city! So much beautiful street, cool buildings, and gorgeous tiles. Could explore here for ages!

Thank Joy M
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lynda l
24 December 2016|
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Response from Russell424 | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion, the best way to go would be to get on a Hop on Hop off bus in Batu Ferringhi heading for town, and change busses at Gurney Drive for the city tour. You will then be able sight see Georgetown and hop off the... More
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ryule2016
26 October 2016|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there are a number of attractions for you to see near the port. walking around is quiet easy but can be exhausting. There the clan jetties which are good to see and you can get a map there for sure which also shows where... More
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Yap C
22 May 2016|
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Response from Righttodorightthings | Reviewed this property |
Penang street is walking distance from Armenian Street, from the Yap kongsi junction(near Khoo Kongxi), just turn left into Jalan Masjid Kapitan Kling(Pitt Street), walk along the road until your arrive at the traffic light... More
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