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The Penang Heritage Trail consists mainly of easy-to-follow routes that a visitor can take to explore historical areas in George Town on foot, or by trishaw or bicycle which are available for a small fee. The trail is divided into several routes and they are given descriptive names such as Food Trail, Heritage Building Trail, Chinese Kongsi Trail, Old Trades Trail, The Clan Jetties and Muslim Heritage Trail. Visitors can start at the World Heritage Office which is housed at the corner of Carnarvon Street and Acheen Street. Maps and brochures are available at the headquarters.