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Address: George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia

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Lively central location

I stayed at hostel in Queen St and it was close to everything. Food choices were unlimited and walking distance of everything.

Reviewed 27 February 2017
Prapti B

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Marseille, France
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196 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This short street is home to little India and there are various Indian restaurants and shops to browse. Worth a walk past but not really much to see.

Thank M V
Penang Island, Malaysia
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117 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are many streets in Georgetown's World Heritage area. Queen street exemplifies a variety of services and commerce which are still provided to residents as well as visitors. It is definitely worthwhile for the discerning traveller.

Thank smdoctoroff
Mono , Ontario
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207 reviews
100 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Enjoyed seeing this area. Lots of shopping, restaurants and attractions. Very old historical buildings which cannot be torn down even if they are vacated. A must see.

Thank Farmgirl_likestravel
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17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I stayed at hostel in Queen St and it was close to everything. Food choices were unlimited and walking distance of everything.

Thank Prapti B
New Delhi, India
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42 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The food is great. Lots of shopping can be done but you need to be good at bargaining to get value for money. Welcoming people. The best way to explore is by walking the street only. I was also able to spot certain cycle rickshaws as well for two or four people that are available on rent. Though the prices... More 

Thank NSehgal
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16 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

shall come to visit if u haven came before this is the best place in penang must go list and there is so much small stall to enjoy the food

Thank Miko T
Manchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

There is an interesting temple down this road with many shops and eateries. Nothing special but a nice walk

Thank shell813
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1,033 reviews
882 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 581 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Walking is the best option for solo travelers like me since renting a 6-person pedicab is not practical. I took the FREE bus and got off here to explore its attractions: shops, restaurants, street vendors selling cheap Indian foods and sweets, beauty parlors, tattoo parlors, etc. Felt like I was in India, not in Penang, Malaysia! I enjoyed the Indian... More 

Thank LolaGo1
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241 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Queen St King St and the surrounding area are the noisy bustling heart of Little India. Fascinating area full of colour and the sounds of Bollywood. Best to visit here when you're hungry.

Thank BKK111
Alor Setar, Malaysia
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Beautiful are for historic visit. Many people will be buying groceries and having famous " nasi kandar" here. Its a must visit place for everyone coming to Penang.

Thank mbbszaman

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