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Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang)

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Jalan Hassan Abas,Teluk Bahang, Penang Island, Malaysia
(604) 881 3530
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  • Average12%
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“monkey beach” (333 reviews)
“boat ride” (69 reviews)
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Jalan Hassan Abas,Teluk Bahang, Penang Island, Malaysia
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(604) 881 3530
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"monkey beach"
in 333 reviews
"turtle sanctuary"
in 53 reviews
"boat ride"
in 69 reviews
"meromictic lake"
in 42 reviews
"kerachut beach"
in 42 reviews
"canopy walk"
in 56 reviews
"muka head"
in 29 reviews
"tree roots"
in 25 reviews
"jungle trekking"
in 16 reviews
"baby turtles"
in 24 reviews
"lots of water"
in 19 reviews
"monitor lizards"
in 22 reviews
"light house"
in 13 reviews
"closed for maintenance"
in 12 reviews
"great hike"
in 8 reviews
"long hike"
in 7 reviews
"hour minutes"
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Reviewed today via mobile

It was very nice trip driving car from KL to this island just it need more time to explore and my advice to book hotel before

Thank Ghazi T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Helpful staff and clean, well marked trails. 2 trails to monkey beach were closed so you had to pay to take a boat to swim. Swimming is not allowed at 2 other beaches due to poisonous jellyfish and deaths. We had the trails mostly to...More

Thank Jenna B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We accompanied a free tour from 9am-10:30am of the coastal area from the entrance of the park. This was arranged by LFSS or Last Friday Saturday Sunday. This organisation offers free tours and events at various places in Penang on the last friday saturday and...More

3  Thank Ronaldinho E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the park in the middle of may 2018 and 2 of the main paths are closed: the canopy (which is the one we really wanted to do) and the path going to the Monkey Beach. So you have to get a boat to...More

1  Thank Lola A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did the hike to Monkey Beach today. The trail is NOT CLOSED. Boat operators will lie to you and say it’s closed to make you buy a boat ride. Monkey Beach the biggest disappointment. They try to make it look clean but you walk a...More

Thank Laíza P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a huge national park which runs on the boundaries of the sea from 3 sides. Once you reach here, you have to fill a form & make a register entry with your details. There is no entry charge to enter. To go around,...More

2  Thank NikhilNahar
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

Penang's national park is very different from the hustle and bustle form the city, and it was a nice change of pace. At the registration counter, we were hounded by a boat captain who kept yelling at us to take his boat while the counter...More

2  Thank Jastine T
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

I came here with a friend on Sunday morning. As soon as we got out of the taxi we were approached by a lady who wanted to sell us the boat trip for 90 ringgits each (!). We told her we would think about it...More

1  Thank amt250
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Reviewed April 27, 2018

Penang's national park was a fairly interesting experience. We got to see all sorts of wildlife including monkeys! The entrance is free but you do need to register when you reach the entrance. There are two different routes - one leading to monkey beach and...More

Thank SM1992London
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Reviewed April 21, 2018

1st Visit to the Park. Hiked to Monkey Beach in 90 mins. Speedboat back to entrance. The hike through was a step up from what I was normally used to ; Uneven terrain, thick vegetation, steep climbs, sharp declines, etc. In short, it was like...More

Thank Jai-Rak
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Dean T
November 2, 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
March 23, 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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Anita Q
June 12, 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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