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The Habitat Penang Hill

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
The Habitat Penang Hill Admission Ticket
from US$ 15.00*
The Habitat Penang Hill Admission Ticket
from US$ 15.00*
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“flora and fauna”(28 reviews)
“canopy walk”(43 reviews)
“penang hill”(125 reviews)
The Habitat Penang Hill provides the most authentic, diverse and educational Malaysian rainforest experience. Reconnect with nature in its purest form as you immerse yourself in our 130-million year old rainforest. Starting at the forest floor, our...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Bukit Bendera, Penang Island 11300, Malaysia
+60 4-826 7677
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such a phenomenal walk in nature. Flora and fauna. Insects and birds. It's informative and clean. Provides great sites. Can be warm so bring water. Have a bite in the cafe before/after Jeep provided from the entrance. The nature here is simply awesome

Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed 1 week ago

Away from the busier side of Penang Hill (the food court and train station), the Habitat is a refreshing gem. While most tourists on the hill will be gawking at the scenery of George Town in the distance framed by farmed (scarred) hills, the Habitat...More

Thank TravelIncognito
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there after recommended by people in George Town and reading the reviews on TripAdvisor. In those park we will know what we are seeing and appreciate the nature around. There was a young man guide us in the middle of the walk. He...More

Thank MasMarjana
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing hideaway amidst the theme park atmosphere of Penang Hill. Informative and while it has a lot of work ahead, is refreshing to see a team put something back to the environment and the community!

1  Thank E52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent few hours there embracing the wind and looking at the beautiful scenery is really superb! Really worth the visit to unwind after a week of stressful work. But I hope the renovation is complete when I make my next visit because there are still...More

Thank bmarsg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth paying the extra fee togo to The Habitat once you et to Penang Hills. Fabulous views on the Canopy skywalk, resting just above the jungle canopy. Allow at least 2 hours

Thank mitch63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading the Habitat website and the reviews here, we went expecting to see animals in their natural habitat and to experience a real rainforest. Instead, we experienced a walk along a one way paved road, all the treetop walks and half of the “longest...More

2  Thank Bruno H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our couple of hours here. So peaceful amongst the rainforest, away from the crowds near the funicular station and Georgetown down below. Fab views from the viewing platform above the treetops. Really enjoyed chilling out on the giant swings. Suggest you head here...More

2  Thank Alison E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting The Habitat was definitely a worthwhile experience! The facilities are outstanding and from the looks of the construction going on, it's going to be even better! We found the staff to be incredibly friendly and helpful. It is obvious that they enjoy what they...More

Thank Nicola_Wilken
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Is great that Penang have such a great place open to public, is a great exposure to us especially kids, they get one step closure to nature! Thanks to the great tour guide Mr Lok Tek Joo on his patient and knowledge sharing, we now...More

2  Thank TeohS29
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Ayuni A
18 July 2018|
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Response from Mun C | Property representative |
Hi Ayuni, You may purchase online by going to thehabitat.my website and clicking on the Online Ticket button. Choose the student option and be ready to present your student card for verification when you enter the park.
3 May 2018|
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Response from TheHabitatTeam | Property representative |
Hi Fabiana, Thank you for your question & We are happy to hear that you are planning a visit to Penang soon. We recommend that you plan a trip of at least one week in order to truly experience all that Penang has to... More
Payton K
3 May 2018|
Response from TheHabitatTeam | Property representative |
Hi Payton, included in our Entrance Ticket is a complimentary shuttle to and from the Penang Hill Square (Astaka Bukit Bendera) at the Penang Hill Railway Top Station to our Entrance / Exit located approx 900m away on Summit... More