Articles for the Nature Category

Nature

Penang Tourist Attraction :: Penang Hill (Bukit Bendera)

Penang Tourist Attraction :: Penang Hill (Bukit Bendera)

Rising 833m above sea level, the top of Penang Hill provides a cool retreat from the sticky heat below, being generally about 5°C cooler than at sea level. The core summit area has an average temperature ranging from 20° to 27°C. From the summit there’s a spectacular view over the island and across to the [...]

Continue Reading >>>

Nature

Penang Tourist Attraction :: Penang National Park @ Taman Negara Pulau Pinang

Penang Tourist Attraction :: Penang National Park @ Taman Negara Pulau Pinang

Pantai Acheh Forest Reserve straddles 1,266 hectares is the smallest national park in Malaysia, was declared the Penang National Park (PNP) on 4th April 2003. Located at the north-western corner of Penang Island stands the last wilderness and nature heritage of Penang. Taman Negara Pulau Pinang hosts several habitat types not found in a single [...]

Continue Reading >>>

Tags: ,

Nature

Penang Tourist Attraction :: Tropical Spice Garden

Penang Tourist Attraction :: Tropical Spice Garden

Address: Lone Crag Villa, Lot 595 Mukim 2, Jalan Teluk Bahang, 11100 Pulau Pinang. Admission fee: (Valid as at March 2011) Adult: RM14 Child: RM8 (Free for children under 4 years old) Familiy package: RM35 (Inclusive two adults and up to three children under 13 years old.) Guided tour Adult: RM22 Child: RM8 (Free for [...]

Continue Reading >>>

Tags:

Nature

Penang Tourist Attraction :: Penang Butterfly Farm

Penang Tourist Attraction :: Penang Butterfly Farm

Address: No. 830, Jalan Teluk Bahang, 11050 Pulau Pinang, Malaysia. Business Hours: Monday to Friday: 9.00am – 5.30pm Weekends and Public Holidays: 9.00am – 6.00pm – Entry is not allowed 30 minutes before closing. – The farm opens 365 days all year round except half-day on Chinese New Year Eve. Entrance Fees: (Valid as at [...]

Continue Reading >>>

Tags:

Tourist Attraction

Penang Tourist Attraction :: Penang Bird Park

Penang Tourist Attraction :: Penang Bird Park

Address: Jalan Todak, Seberang Jaya, 13700 Perai, Penang, Malaysia. The highlight of the park is a large walk-in aviary containing 800 birds from all over the world set amidst prettily landscaped gardens. For supplements, Japanese carps, duck and swans swim merrily in and about ponds ornamented with enchanting lilies and lotuses, and there is a [...]

Continue Reading >>>

Tags:

Tourist Attraction

Penang Tourist Attraction ::  Tropical Fruit Farm

Penang Tourist Attraction :: Tropical Fruit Farm

Address: Batu 18, Jalan Teluk Bahang, Penang. Savour juicy, succulent and aromatic fruits freshly plucked from the 25-acre orchard just 25 minutes away from the major hotels along Batu Ferringhi. The farm is set up with the aim to promote agro-tourism and currently has 250 varieties of tropical and sub-tropical fruit trees ranging from the [...]

Continue Reading >>>

Tags: ,