Nature & Adventure

Here are Penang’s must-try food, quirky cafes, popular attractions and exciting parks all in a convenient list format to keep handy while travelling.

The closest beach to George Town is Tanjung Bungah beach. The ocean view at Tanjung Bungah beach is said to be one of the best on the island.
Address: Tanjung Bungah, 11200, Penang, MALAYSIA
World's highest ropes course challenge located at Level 65 of KOMTAR comprising obstacles along a 90m walk, 239m above ground on the outside of Penang's landmark monolith.
Address: Level 65, The Top Penang, 1 Jalan Penang
The Habitat Penang Hill offers the most authentic, diverse and educational rainforest experience in Malaysia. Our world class rainforest discovery centre sits on the fringes of an ancient forest reserve protected since 1911 and consists of a 1.6km nature trail that was built by the British East India Company in the early 1800s. Apart from the myriad of flora and fauna that are discoverable along our trail, guests to our park will enjoy breath-taking views of Penang and its surrounding areas atop Curtis Crest Tree Top Walk, the highest public viewing point on the island.
Address: Penang Hill Jalan Stesen Bukit Bendera, Air Itam, 11300, Penang, MALAYSIA
The Tropical Fruit Farm offers a variety of fruits, including species from far-flung corners of the world such as Central and South America, Central Africa, India, the Middle East, the Caribbean and the Pacific Islands. Recently, the fruit farm established a showroom that displays the process of making coconut oil and enzymes from exotic fruits. If you have the chance, sample more than 80 flavours of enzymes for free.
Address: Jalan Teluk Bahang, Teluk Bahang, 11050, Penang, MALAYSIA
Tropical Spice Garden spans over eight acres of secondary jungle and dotted with more than 500 species of tropical flora and fauna. Leave the garden with heaps of tropical facts and knowledge by experiencing their 45-minute audio tour. The newly-introduced audio tour covers TSG's water garden, spices terraces, bamboo garden, beverages of the world and more. Having earned the Malaysia Book of Records for the first tropical climate spice garden, a trip to Tropical Spice Garden is not to be missed when in Penang.
Address: Lone Crag Villa Lot 595 Mukim 2 Jalan Teluk Bahang, Teluk Bahang, 11100, Penang, MALAYSIA