George Town's rich heritage, culture and history was officially recognized in year 2008, when the World Heritage Commitee officially awarded the city as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The historic city of George Town is well known and full of interesting sights. To be able to see in great depth of every nook and crany that this town has, it is best surveyed on foot or by trishaw. Such a leisurely exploration is the only way to appreciate the old world charm and the charisma of the town architecture legacy.
What To See, What to do
The easy going lifestyle on Georgetown is a result of the melting pot of cultures, religions and food. The UNESCO World Heritage Site of George Town in particular, is a total fusion of Chinese, Malay, Indian and other races, evidence of which is apparent everywhere, from cuisine to sightseeing to architecture.