Penang urged to include Pulau Jerejak in heritage trail
Regional tourism director believes notorious island could be treasure trove for tourists.× Copy URL Tourism Malaysia would like Pulau Jerejak added to the state’s heritage trail map, but recognises that a lot of the old buildings are now overgrown and unsafe, and will need attention before tourists can explore. – Twitter pic, January 24, 2020. TOURISM Malaysia northern territory director Ahmad Husni Ahmad Basri today proposed for Pulau Jerejak to be listed on the Penang heritage trail map. The island was once known as the ‘Alcatraz of Malaysia’ due to its infamous maximum security Jerejak Prison, leper community and tuberculosis hospital. Effective July 2018, access to full reports will only be available with a subscription. Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access! Read more: TheMalaysianInsight
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