A Monkey Beach Tour is a very popular excursion in Penang and can now be booked online or through one of the local travel agents on Penang Island.
Monkey Beach is located in the Penang National Park on the North Western tip of Penang Island and is regarded as one of the best beaches in Penang and offers a beautiful setting surrounded by lush hill covered jungle and is only accessible by boat or by walking along jungle tracks that follow the coastline through the National Park.
You can of course do the trip to the beach yourself either by trekking through the jungle for two to three hours each way or by arranging your own boat to take you there, but for those of you who are either short on time or just like to take the hassle out of making your own travel arrangements, this Penang tour offers you easy access to one of Penangs best beaches.
Viator offers a 5 hour excursion to Monkey Beach which includes being
picked up from your hotel, the short 30 minute boat ride to the beach
where you can also enjoy fishing from the boat, plenty of time to enjoy
this beautiful beach and do a bit of exploring of the surrounding jungle
or just relaxing on the beach and taking a dip in the sea.You
will also enjoy a plentiful barbecue lunch on Monkey Beach (drinks not
included) before being taken back to your hotel by boat and
The tour starts at 09.30 and pick-up from your hotel will be prior to this time depending on where you are staying on the island.
Please check the exact tour details at Viator as they may have changed!
For those of you who want to travel to Monkey Beach under your own
steam, you can find out more about getting to the park and trekking to
the beach, on the following pages of our site :