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Little India - Penang

Queen Street and Penang Street, Malaysia
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Queen Street and Penang Street, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spend some time in Little India enjoying the street art, Indian Restaurants, and souvenir shops. They have many Indian products to purchase. We spent many days going through these streets. It has so much to offer. Take a ride on a bicycle cart. Our driver...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place/area I found by mistake - it is reallly a little part of of India - full of shops and jewellery stores , it has food shops and restaurants and is well worth a walk through.

Thank TOPCAT010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very close to Armenian Street and the street art so it's good to combine the two. Very vibrant atmosphere and expect to hear some Bollywood music blaring as you walk down the streets.

Thank benandblondie
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A nice place to stroll through, to get a feel for the local Indian culture in Penang. Very vibrant area with lots of energy, best appreciated on a sunny day with super blue skies. Saw shops selling colourful religious paraphernalia, a putu mayam vendor, pretty...More

Thank Grace B
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Small and compact, little India in Penang is a friendly and welcoming place both in the day and night. The shops are filled with colour and music and the food is fantastic. Make sure to try the samosas, curry puffs and rotis!!

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Little India was a great place to stroll around in Georgetown. It has delicious restaurants, shops and music.

Thank Fleur W
Reviewed 1 July 2017

It will take you less than a minute to realize that you have entered in India! Everything is so Indian out there, the people, the music, the stores, houses, everything represents India. You get to taste all Indiana food there, buy Indian clothes and accessories...More

Thank Maahi M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Bright, Colourful and a must place to visit, Get a snack or meal, or drink, or pick up some sweets or some spices. Great choice of Indian clothes and jewellery I would imagine This place really does BUZZ

Thank George S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

What a great spot. Tons of stores selling Bollywood movies; spice shops that have a beautiful aroma, music blaring everywhere, and temples everywhere. It's worth the walk on the main street but do go into the side streets where the food vendors are - so...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Went today to find a good eating experience but were greeted by open sewers,which made me retch, and mediocre food. My partner is Indian so we were looking forward to having an authentic meal but unfortunately were disappointed after walking around for an hour in...More

Thank Belquis
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