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Snake Temple

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This Snake temple perhaps is the only temple of its kind in the world. The origins dates back to 1850 when the original temple was build. As the story goes, snakes entered the temple after completing and have never left. When you enter the temple you will find quite a few snakes.
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Allen
Allen
October 28, 2019
The Snake Temple is a Chinese temple situated in Bayan Lepas, Southwest Penang Island District, Penang, Malaysia. It was built in the 1805 for Chor Soo Kong, a Buddhist monk. Devotees from as far away as Singapore, Taiwan and China come to pray in the temple on the monk's birthday.
Teoh
Teoh
September 10, 2019
Snakes, snakes everywhere. Free on entry. Fees on special area.
Damian
Damian
January 20, 2019
Build in 1850, is perhaps the only temple of its kind in the world. The temple is filled with the smoke of burning incense and a variety of pit vipers. The vipers are believed to be rendered harmless by the sacred smoke, but as a safety precaution, the snakes have also been de-venomed but still have…
Home Away
Home Away
June 20, 2018
The snake temple offers to its visitors the possibility te see real snakes. It's mostly historically interesting.
Nicole
Nicole
March 28, 2018
Great place for reptile lovers.

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Bevásárlóközpont
“Groceries, clothings, and everything you need under one roof. There are mcD, Pizza Hut and a food court too. Parking fee is around RM2 per entry.”
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Bus Station
“is the express bus terminal in the island! If you planning to go to another states like Kedah, Perak, Kuala Lumpur, then you shall come over there to get the express bus to your destination. It operates from 6am to 12 am. ”
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Grocery or Supermarket
“It is five minutes walk to Tesco Extra, Banks, all kind of shops are at door step. 15 minutes walk to Science University Malaysia and Sungai Nibong Bus Terminal ”
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Bevásárlóközpont
“Modern, 5-story complex featuring fashion & electronics stores, many restaurants & a cinema.”
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Premise
“Built in 1930 by the British as a fortress against Japanese attacks, it was overtaken by Jap forces during WWII when they surprised the Brits with inland invasion rather than the sea. While historical hand-me-down accounts vary, it is believed that the Japanese garrison is a butcher house for civilians & prisoners-of-war. The location of Penang War Museum is enough to set goose pimples running amok. It sits on Bukit Hantu, which means ‘Ghost Hill’ because local folklore is apparently rife with ghostly sightings & encounters in the vicinity. It could also be the result of active imagination due to the fort’s dark past as a purported Jap torture camp during WWII that the hill got its name!”
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Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang 11900