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Half-Day Penang Countryside Cycling Tour

Highlights
  • Hotel transfers in an air-conditioned van are included
  • All equipment is included, taking the hassle out of cycling while traveling
  • See a side to Penang that’s missed by travelers who stick to Georgetown
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Half-Day Penang Countryside Cycling Tour
From US$24.55
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Half-Day Penang Countryside Cycling Tour
From US$24.55
Overview

Escape to the countryside of Penang without the risk of getting lost on the way out of Georgetown on this action-packed half-day cycling tour. Your guide will lead you down lesser-explored paths and through rural areas and villages that only the locals know about. Cycling is a much better choice than walking, as you’ll be able to see so much more!

What to Expect
Join this small-group cycling tour to explore the different side of Penang, Balik Pulau. The tour will start at 7am where we will transfer you to Balik Pulau.

Exploring the town by bicycle has all the advantages of going by foot, combined with a much greater action radius and cooling breeze. If you want to experience Balik Pulau hideaways and countryside, touched by the charm of Malaysian way of country life at personal level, bicycle is a great way to do it. This tour will bring you to see local life in the Penang countryside.

Away from Balik Pulau town there is a labyrinth of minor roads, pathways and alleys. Cyclists are treated as pedestrians, so you can use bicycle to explore fruit orchard, plantation, mangrove, fishing village and dozens of traditional Kampung in Balik Pulau.

Exploring the town by bicycle has all the advantages of going by foot, combined with a much greater action radius and cooling breeze. If you want to experience Balik Pulau, Penang hideaways and countryside, touched by the charm of Malaysian way of country life at personal level, bicycle is a great way to do it.
Reviews (34)
1 - 5 of 28 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
A relaxing bike ride in the country

Had a wonderful morning exploring the south west countryside of Penang Island.Who'd have thought you would see Otters and Komodo Dragons. Eddie is a great guide, good communication, on time pick up all at a bargain price.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 18 September 2018
Great day out

A great trip to see a different side of Penang. We were picked up from our hotel and transported in a comfortable van to Balik Pulau. The two and a half hour bike ride around the countryside of Balik Palau was made so much more...More

1  Thank davidfF903KG
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile
Had a blast.

We had an amazing morning cycling with Eddie. Highly recommend this as a way to see the west of Penang Island.

1  Thank Angela C
Reviewed 29 April 2018
Memorable exploration of Penang countryside

Chew was an outstanding guide on a leisurely cycle ride through beautiful, lush Penang countryside. Our small group learned a lot of fascinating information from him about Penang history, life and different cultural groups as we rode down quiet tracks, visited fishing villages, a goat...More

1  Thank ehles
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile
You can do this

We are a group of 66 to 74 years and had a great experience. A couple of tumbles along the way but all ok The bikes are little old but manageable Chew our guide was informed on all Penang and showed us villages Chinese and...More

2  Thank MitchellWines
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