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Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang)

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Jalan Hassan Abas,Teluk Bahang, Penang Island, Malaysia
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All reviews monkey beach boat ride turtle sanctuary canopy walk meromictic lake pantai kerachut tree roots muka head baby turtles lots of water monitor lizards hour minutes light house long hike closed for maintenance sea eagles great hike
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Penang National Park is a little out of the way from George Town (about 1hr on the bus) along a windy coastal road. It seems that recently a lot of the trails in the park have been closed due to being unsafe as we were...More

Thank annatY7494QV
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Easy accessible by motor bike, taxi or bus. You have to check in at the start (but weirdly enough they do not need you to check out). We went on the hike to turtle beach, it can be a bit challenging at times but was...More

Thank 302talitham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drove along Penang’s Norther Coastal road to the entrance to the park it’s at the end of the road (known as the worlds end). Got a boat from the jetty around to the gorgeous Turtle Beach, visited the Turtle Sanctuary before trekking up through the...More

Thank I H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Im as a tour operator here.. guide, boatman and beach boy.. anything can call me 0174683241/ 0174598454

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great walk to Turtle Beach. I recommend it to people who don't mind some scrambling and a bit of mud. Not the kind of thing my husband enjoys so I went solo. The walk takes about an hour if you don't dawdle. Currently...More

1  Thank PamlaBee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Boat vendors will lie and say the trail is closed. It's not. It's slightly more difficult with a few downed trees but that's all. Take your time. There is some truly great nature to be seen. Flora and fauna. Animals and insects. Monkey beach is...More

Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As some people had said that the trail to Monkey Beach is okay to hike. It is just that there are some fallen trees that destroyed some part of bridges but the paths are still walkable. There are a few small places where it is...More

Thank Esther_Lim_Kellerman
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The trail to monkey beach is still passable. We were told that it was closed, but we found locals using it. The local boat operators say it's closed to try and drum up business. We still would've taken a boat, but there's no need to...More

Thank Rowan W
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Just before going thru the gate..should you look left near the garbage bins..you will find monkeys dangling in the trees...near stalls. From the front before entering..the beautiful sight of fishing vessels at the waterfront. Should you wish to cater boats to the nearby beaches...nearby stalls...More

Thank safwanlimabdullah
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We visited the park during our 4 day holiday there. GRAB a driver from Gurney and took us there for RM22 compared to the fixed rate taxi at RM45. Got a glimpse of Batu Ferringhi along the way. We planned to visit the park to...More

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DeanT761
2 November 2017|
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Response from Omar I | Reviewed this property |
We drove there. There is free street parking around the entrance.
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DebbieJR
23 March 2017|
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Response from Koay H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply. You have to register at park HQ but there is no charge. Probably the office opens at 8.00 AM and it is situated at the entrance to the park
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230anitaq
12 June 2016|
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Response from Travelersez | Reviewed this property |
The canopy walkway was closed when we were there in March.
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