Tour Number

Activity Level

357859


Categories

Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, Hiking and Walking, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. This kind of tour is highly suitable for young children

Friendly: No.
This tour is not suitable for disable person as it involve some light hiking at the Tropical Spice Garden

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Malay (fluent), English (fluent)

Beach Day & Tropical Spice Garden


The Penang National Park is located on the north-western tip of the island at Teluk Bahang.

The park with its rainforest and beaches, is a great place to go jungle trekking, camping, fishing, wildlife and bird watching or just relax on its beautiful beaches.
Transfer by boat to Kerachut Beach to visit the Turtle Sanctuary where you can see baby turtles and get to know the conservation effort by local goverment. Then back to Monkey Beach for lunch, swimming and laze around.

Tropical Spice Garden, overlooking the Straits of Malacca and the beautiful shoreline. Explore the lush, award-winning gardens over 8 acres of secondary jungle. Get up close and personal with over 500 species of tropical flora and fauna, some you've never seen before! It is one and half our guided walk within two trails; the Ornamental & Spice trails, ups and downs steps and slopes before arriving at the gift shop. You may shop for unique, Malaysian made gifts or premium spices & spice spa products at the shop. American dollar accepted.

Itinerary

09:00 Travel from meeting location to Park Headquarters at the northen tips of the island.

09:45 Registration at Park Headquarters.

10:00 Boat in to Pantai Kerachut (turtle nesting beach).

10:20 Arriving at Pantai Kerachut. Proceed to visit Meromictic lake (seasonal) and Turtle Sanctuary and relaxing at the beach.

11:00 Depart by boat to Monkey Beach.

11:10 Arrive at Monkey Beach.

12:00 BBQ Lunch, leisure time for swimming and sunbathing.

13:00 Travel by boat back to park entrance.

13:15 Proceed to Tropical Spice Garden for visit.

13:30 Visit Tropical Spice Garden.

15:00 Leaving Spice Garden back to end location.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meeting location: Meeting locations can be either at airport, cruise ship port, hotel or private residence you are staying

End location: End location: I can leave any where you choose to end the tour

Duration: 6 hours

The tour hours maybe affected by bad weather or traffic during certain time of the year.

Transportation

I am providing a modern air-condition MPV car up to 6 pax to and from Penang National Park.
If the no of travelers is more than six and required a larger vehicle, charges will apply. Contact me to send you a quote with a customized link.

What’s Included

Other: Licensed guide
Air-condition transport
Pick-up and drop-off at Penang hotels & Cruise terminal
Includes round-trip boat transport
Eat a barbecue by the water
See native wildlife in Penang National Park (no promise)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

200 RM - Local currency is needed per person for own lunch and dinner and perhaps you want to visit nearby attractions such as museums and clan temples. Such places usually involve entrance fees. Or maybe for some little souvenir after the tour has concluded.

What’s Extra

Other: Things to bring:
# sunblock lotion
# sunglass
# swimwear (optional)

What to wear:
# Proper walking shoes (Spice garden)
# Clothing for tropical climate
# Beachwear in case you want to swim
Entrance Fee to Tropical Spice Garden RM29 per pax

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

All my tours are times between 0900 hrs to 1700 hrs only.

Private tour guide Abdul Shukor

Contact this Guide

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Message Abdul Shukor A.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/Penang-National-Park

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