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history walk

Francis Light Heritage Walk

history walk

Francis Light Heritage Walk

Paused through April 30. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
1.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English
history walk

Francis Light Heritage Walk

history walk

Francis Light Heritage Walk

Paused through April 30. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
1.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Start your morning with a historical stroll and let the charismatic Selva take you on a journey through the famous Georgetown as he reveals hidden tales of the Nusantara civilization from the past. Touching on the inner aspect of local people and the spread of Nusantara culture, we will embark on a journey and discover the assimilation of cultures through civilization. Selva is a freelance naturalist with a passion for history. With over 13 years of experience, he has always been passionate on the symbiosis of nature, human history and most importantly, of the untold stories.

Your host

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Dharkshen

Touching on the inner aspect of local people and the spread of Nusantara culture, we will embark on a journey and discover the assimilation of cultures through civilization. I'm a freelance naturalist with a passion for history. With over 13 years of experience, my passion for life extends to the symbiosis of nature, human history and most importantly, of the untold stories.

What's included

Drinks
Simple Refreshments

Where you'll be

Beginning from Dato Koyah Shrine where the history of how a convict from India brought to Penang earns the trust of immigrants and builds a community with cultural assimilation playing a vital role unveils. From there, guests will be guided on a walk while Selva keeps the mind alive and ideas flowing through history beginning from the EIC's intervention and the last stop will be the Captain Francis Light Cemetry.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 10 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

What to bring

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Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Dharkshen
Francis Light Heritage Walk
New experience
$12/person
New experience
$12/person