Gurney Drive is a popular seafront promenade in George Town and famous tourist destination. This is a place we can enjoy the sea view, shopping and dining.
The beach at Gurney Drive used to be a place people picnic and swimming. However , it is not suitable for swimming anymore because of the water not as clean as before. Anyway you still can walk along the beach, enjoy the sea view, look at the fishing boat and taking photos.
A lot of tourist like to go to the open air hawker centre to enjoy local food. The hawker centre open from evening to late night, there have varieties of food to choose such as Malay food, Indian food and Chinese food.
Gurney Drive is a famous shopping area, there are two bigger shopping mall, Gurney Plaza and Gurney Paragon. These two mall have detail outlet, cinema, restaurant, bookshop etc.
Gurney Drive is also a place where people cycle and jogging, especially in the morning and evening.
Bak Kut Tea is a famous food people like to eat as breakfast at Gurney Drive. There are few coffee shop selling Bak Kut Tea.