George Town: Food Hop with Heritage on a Plate
The best way to eat delicious food and explore George Town. This city is a gallery full of stories told through its dishes and shared with you on this tour. After all, there's more to food than just the taste.
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- Eat amazing food and see the city of George Town
- Learn the stories that give this city its history and identity
- Chat with your host and enjoy engaging conversations
DescriptionStart your journey in the historical enclave of Little India, where migrants from the sub-continent labored to build George Town brick by brick. Explore the points of history that lead to the founding of the city as well as its modern socio-political paradigm. Try different dishes and snacks that have traveled from other parts of the world to find a home in Little India, just like the people who make them. Follow the passage of time as it winds down the streets and walkways, and see how George Town slowly took shape. Whether you choose a private or small group hop, you can interact with your host, ask questions and find out more about things that pique your curiosity. You'll enjoy food from various communities, in parts of George Town that grew more recently. From Chinese Teochew dishes that retain a strong sense of identity to new recipes that could only have been developed in Malaysia, you'll learn about the various cultures that make up the fabric of the city and how their food has become a part of who we are.
IncludesFood and drinks (non-alcoholic) English speaking guide Taxes and Fees (no hidden charges) Alcohol Hotel pick-up / drop off Personal expenses
- Regular and pescatarian options can be provided
- Halal options possible for dinner except on Fridays
- Persons below 18 years require at least one accompanying adult
- There is a maximum of 6 people per hop, larger groups by special request only
- A moderate amount of walking is involved
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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