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Armenian Street

Lebuh Armenian, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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“art galleries” (17 reviews)
“fun street” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Lebuh Armenian, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Whoa whoa Whoa! Creative! This show case of street arts truly bring life to the streets. Cars giving way to tourist crowding to take pictures. The movement of tourist also help in business of the retailers and eateries. We too shopped a little and ate...More

Thank Phils00n
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice place to take photos..selfie ,pre wedding, and a lot of great cafe around here with nice atmosphere and food.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Quaint street with paintings depicting life of locals at various locations along the street. There are also nice food and souvenirs stalls along the street.

Thank CCLiew_Melaka
Reviewed 4 days ago

When we found an Armenian street in Georgetown, I was screaming and jumping for joy, thereby scaring the tourists around. I wanted to scream that I am one of the representatives of that nation, about which you know thanks to the Armenians originating from Persia...More

Thank Varduhi A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Surprisingly, we have Armenians living in Penang. We walked down the street and we saw their houses.

Thank Rose J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the popular spots to see and photograph the wall murals. Interesting murals. Unfortunately the murals are getting damaged due to wear and tear and the tourists touching them while getting clicked.

Thank JayashreeMahana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Armenian Street is a small street in George Town. It has some interesting street art, old houses, and some restaurants. But, so does half of George Town. We were really put off by the crowds of people and way too many stores selling tourist junk....More

Thank Cortunefookie
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Swiss Restaurant is top.Edelweiss Café.Good German portions and German beer makes it all worth it.The owner has a lot of time spent on special items in the Café.Streetart in the street itself.Flea Market during business hours. .

Thank Max K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Artistic feel, Cool Street art and cheap food !! It is a must visit experience in Penang. Try taking a rickshaw ride to explore further.

Thank nguynav
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the night market is a disappointing, some of the street art are already almost faded, on eof them is inside a restaurant, only accessible by customer, the one at the clan jetty is gone.

Thank yks007
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lynda l
24 December 2016|
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Response from Michelle C | Reviewed this property |
We took public bus which took us right to the door step of Penang hill. Very cheap especially if you buy the tourist 1 seek pass. I highly recommend taking the golf cart tour when you are up on Penang hill. It's not... More
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
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