What is Penang Amazing Race?

At Penang Amazing Race, you get the opportunity to EAT, EXPLORE, PLAY, LEARN & SPEAK like a true Penangite. Not only you will get the chance to understand and experience the essence of Penang but you will also get to MEET other AMAZING PEOPLE from around the world and share in this truly unique experience. So what are you waiting for? Book now and join other AMAZING RACERS and partake in this AMAZING EXPERIENCE.

Limited spots are available, click on the button below for more information

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What awaits you?

What's Inside?

Eat

Eat

‘Lu Jia Ba Bui’ - a common greeting in Penang that translates to, ‘have you eaten?’ in the Hokkien dialect, which is one of the main Chinese clans in Penang.

Play

Play

Let us reminisce and indulge in memories of yesteryear just like true Penangite’s did back in the day with local traditional games. To make things more interesting, you will also have to uncover the mystery of the whereabouts of the next station by finding the AMAZING CLUE!

Tour

Tour

To help you on your journey of discovery, we will provide chaperones to give you comprehensive insight to further explore the Georgetown Heritage area.

Learn

Learn

Georgetown Heritage is certified as a UNESCO heritage trail. It is here that you will get to discover the cultural and heritage of the multicultural melting-pot that is Penang.

Meet

Meet

Get to know and meet people from all across Malaysia and around the world. It is here that we are bringing together AMAZING PEOPLE like yourself in the hopes of creating an AMAZING EXPERIENCE you won’t soon forget.

FAQ

Penang Georgetown Heritage Area

Two sessions of Penang Amazing Race are held daily from 10am – 1pm and from 3pm – 6pm

  • A bicycle (Supported wheel available for non-cyclers)
  • Guided tour of George Town
  • Traditional game engagement and management
  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your hotel in Penang
  • English commentary
  • A Detailed Map
  • Light breakfast (Toasted Bread or Nasi Lemak)
  • Admission Fee to the museums and tourist spot (MIP, Pinang Peranakan, Khoo Kongsi)
  • Round trip transportation from designated pick-up point
  • Penang Amazing Race Cap
  • Penang Amazing Race goodie bag, which includes bread and bottled water
  • Scenic ride on bicycle
  • Comprehensive tour of George Town
  • Best food spots in Penang
  • Cruising by various street arts such as Boy on Chair, Wah Kah Lu Kong, Kids on Bicycle, Cultural Girls, Too Narrow Procession, Escape, Old Bicycle, Then & Now and Cannon Hole
  • A visit to art museums such as Made in Penang Museum
  • A visit to heritage sites such as Pinang Peranakan, Lebuh Aceh Mosque, Penang Islamic Museum, Nyonya Beaded Shoe Maker, Penang Last Songkok Maker and Penang’s Oldest Printing Press Shop
  • The best introduction to local culture
  • Fun local traditional games that are memorable  such as marble toss, bottle fishing, bottle cap and batu seremban
  • Meet and greet session

That’s just fine – if you prefer not to take part due to personal reasons etc. That being said we encourage you to take this opportunity to mingle and join in with the rest of the group in enjoying the games together as all the activities are designed especially for you. Don’t worry! It won’t be tiresome and brain-draining games but fun and exciting to make this a truly AMAZING EXPERIENCE!

Don’t worry, we provide bicycles with support wheels to keep your balance –please let us know when you make booking and we shall prepare accordingly

RM250nett for adults and children - no charges applied for toddler (1-3 years old)

Children and toddlers are allowed to participate as long as they are accompanied by an adult 

Yes, we do provide shuttle services for pick-up and drop-off for our participants. Please see below for the schedule:

Batu Ferringhi
Time of pick up Venue
8:00 AM / 1:00 PMBayview Beach Resort
8:05 AM / 1:05 PMHardrock Hotel
8:10 AM / 1:10 PMPark Royal
8:15 AM / 1:15 PMHoliday Inn
8:20 AM / 1:20 PMLone Pine
8:25 AM / 1:35 PMGolden Sands
8:30 AM / 1:40 PMRasa Sayang Hotel
8:40 AM / 1:50 PMFlamingo
8:45 AM / 1:55 PMRainbow Paradise Hotel
8:50 AM / 2:00 PMCopthorne Orchid Hotel
8:55 AM / 2:05 PMFour Points Hotel
9:05 AM / 2:15 PMG Hotel
9:10 AM / 2:20 PMEvergreen Laurel Hotel
9:15 AM / 2:25 PMGurney Hotel
9:35 AM / 2:45 PMFort Cornwallis
9:35 AM / 2:45 PM Fort Cornwallis
Town
Time of pick up Venue
8:35 AM / 1:45 PM Neo Hotel
8:40 AM / 1:50 PM St Giles Hotel
8:45 AM / 1:55 PM Jen Hotel
8:50 AM / 2:00 PM Sunway Hotel
9:00 AM / 2:10 PM Cititel
9:05 AM / 2:15 PM Royal Hotel
9:10 AM / 2:20 PM Vouk Hotel
9:15 AM / 2:25 PM E&O Hotel
9:20 AM / 2:30 PM Citi Bayview Hotel
9:25 AM / 2:35 PM Royal Bintang Hotel
9:35 AM / 2:45 PM Fort Cornwallis
Queensbay
Time of pick up Venue
8:30 AM / 1:40 PM Lexis Suite Penang
8:55 AM / 2:05 PM Olive Tree Hotel
9:05 AM / 2:15 PM Equatorial Hotel
9:10 AM / 2:20 PM Vistana
9:20 AM / 2:30 PM Eastin Hotel
9:35 AM / 2:45 PM Fort Cornwallis

We provide Halal or vegetarian food and meals catered to your dietary needs, please inform us when you are making a booking

This can be arranged, please contact us for more details here

No cancellations, changes or refunds are allowed upon booking

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Contacts

Lot 91-A-2, 2nd Floor, Jalan Gurdwara, Pulau Pinang, 10300 George Town, Penang

penangamazingrace@gochecorp.com

04-227 7877

10.00 - 18.00