The public gathered to take pictures of the hundreds of pandas arranged on Lebuh Lintang, Georgetown, for the “1600 Panda’s World Tour”. Pix by Danial Saad

GEORGE TOWN: The panda fever reaches Penang when the miniature-sized paper mache animals make the street debut here on Christmas Eve today.

Some 300 adorable pandas were displayed on Lebuh Lintang, a lane outside the iconic Komtar building.

Thousands of people's packed the venue to snap pictures of the art models with various posed put on display along the lane.