"Penang Hill funicular train" Penang Transportation Tip by sunnywong

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this funicular train which was first opened for use in 1923 to access the peak of Penang Hill. The train operates in two sections and passengers change railcars at midpoint. It takes about half an hour to reach the summit and the train service operates at half hour intervals.

Type: Train

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  • Written Nov 12, 2002
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