Private Half-Day Tour: Village Lifestyle at Balik Pulau
Join this private half-day Balik Pulau experience tour, with an opportunity to break free from the busy lifestyle in a city. Enjoy and spend some quality time with your family at a place set among green rice paddy fields and fruit plantations in a peaceful village.
You will learn and experience some local activities, such as making cold powder and nutmeg products. We will visit an organic farm and taste some authentic local food before return back to your hotel.
per adult from
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Local Guide
- Private Tour
- Hotel / Port pickup and drop-off
What's excluded :
- Food and drinks
- Personal expenses
- This half-day tour will show you a new side of Penang and search for a unique experience. We will pick you up from your hotel lobby and head to southwest part of Penang Island, Balik Pulau.
Upon arrival, we will bring you to experience some local activities, such as making cold powder with rice (cooling face powder) is a traditional cosmetic product and something special you can get in Penang. Women used this cooling face powder for facial and believed this product provide skin whitening and smoothing effects. Next, we will head to a nutmeg farm where you can spend some times learning how to produce nutmeg products.
We proceed to an organic farm, a great place for kids. You can see some goats, chickens and ducks in the farm. You can feed the goats with grass provided by the owner (the grass is free of charge) and learn how to milk the goat. There are some food and souvenirs available at the farm which produced by goat’s milk, such as ice-cream, fresh goats milk and soaps.
Finally, we will bring you to try some delicious and unique Balik Pulau food, like famous brown sugar pao or vege pao, a healthy nutmeg juice, famous Laksa or the amazing durian fruit (seasonal fruits).
You will be transported back to you hotel after the tour with a wonderful experience.
Departure Point :Tour departs from Penang Hotels / Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal / Sungai Nibong Bus Terminal (Penang Island Only).
Return Detail :Tour concludes at approximately 1:00pm (For Morning Tour) or 5:00 pm (For Afternoon Tour), with drop-off at your earlier pick-up venue.
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
- Please wear comfortable walking shoes
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.