Penang Night Market Tour

Night Markets are commonly known as Pasar Malam in the local Malay language where a horde of hawkers sell all the miscellaneous items be it food, cloth or household supplies. A Penang Night Market almost resembles a smaller version of a supermarket or a hyper store where you can buy anything that you seek to buy. There are numerous night markets stretched throughout the Penang Island.

Night Markets are an exciting location to wander about at the sundown. There is typically a night market in action someplace on practically each evening of the week. They support the requirements of the neighboring society. You can presume a trade of the low-cost products of everyday norm, such as inexpensive clothes, personal grooming products, bakery utensils and other knickknacks.

Along with the products sale, there are also multiple hawker stands marketing food. You can purchase all kinds of hawker food, few of which you can enjoy there and then, while others you can get parceled to eat at home. As a tourist, your core objective for a tour to the night markets should be to stuff your stomach with delicious food, as is the case with majority of the night markets where you can acquire some certainly fantastic and authentic Penang food such as Prawn Cracker, Satay, Laksa and Curry Mee etc, which are a must eat in the numerous night markets about Penang and we are highly confident you will be addicted to the delicate flavors.

Since all the night markets of Penang happen only once a week, it is essential to know their location each day so that you may find your place without wasting time. If you want to visit any of the night markets, make sure to reach the place by evening 6.30pm, when they open up to operation, for the primetime of the night markets is between evening 7:00 and evening 8:00. 

Location and Days of Different Night Markets of Penang:

Name of the Market Day Of the Week Location
Ghaut Night Market Monday Macallum Street
Bungah Market Tuesday Tanjung
Farlim Night Market Wednesday Farlim
Paya Terubong Market Thursday Paya Terubong
Taman Kheng Tian Friday Jelutong
Sungai Dua Market Saturday Sungai Dua
Permata Night Market Sunday Ayer Itam