Tourism is growing significantly in George Town. Nearly seven million domestic and foreign visitors fly to the city each year. Over 1.3 million more arrive on cruise ships at the Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal. This is an excellent location for berthing. After disembarking from their ship, passengers are immediately in the historic core of George Town. For example, Fort Cornwallis is only a few steps away from the terminal. This travel guide provides an excellent walking path to many of the city’s important landmarks.