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Adventure / Active, Hiking and Walking, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion


Kid Friendly: Yes. Children age from 12 onwards.

Friendly: No.
This hiking requires able bodied person with some fitness ability.

Maximum travelers: 10



Malay (fluent), English (fluent)

Nature Trail & Beach Day

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.

There two main hiking tracks through the rainforest. One will lead you to Pantai Kerachut, turtle nesting beach and the more popular is Teluk Duyung or monkey beach.

The tracks are often steep, wet and tricky with lots of roots, fallen trees to climb over, so wear some proper footwear.

At Pantai Kerachut you will find a rare meromictic lake (a lake with two layers of salt and fresh water that don't mix) and turtle sanctuary.

Green Sea Turtle lays their eggs all year round here in Penang. If you are lucky and at the right time you can view baby turtles at the Penang Turtle Santuary.

By far the most popular stretch, the monkey beach where both local and foreign tourists come for picnic and swimming and other activities.


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

09:45 Registration at Park Headquarters.

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

12:00 Arriving at Pantai Kerachut. Proceed to visit Meromictic lake (seasonal) and Turtle Sanctuary and relaxing at the beach.

12:45 Depart by boat to Monkey Beach.

13:00 BBQ Lunch, leisure time for swimming and sunbathing.

14:30 Travel by boat back to park entrance.

14:45 Travel back to end location.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

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

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


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

What’s Included

Licence guide fee
Air-condition transport
Boat fare
BBQ lunch (grill fish, chicken, lamb, fruits) + bottle water

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

Things to bring:
# sun block lotion
# sun glass
# swim wear (optional)

What to wear:
Proper hiking shoes and clothing for tropical climate


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.

A Recent Review of this tour

We had an excellent experience. I found him to be very honest and straight in my initial interactions over the email. Abdul is a nice and pleasing personality. The tour was exactly as he had explained to me initially. The trek was very nice. He explained a lot about the local plants and trees. The lunch at Monkey Beach was sumptuous. Monkey Beach is really nice for swimming. Overall, the trip was really worth the money and we are glad we took it.
Sudipta Lahiri

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