Mangrove Sunset Cruise - Penang Malaysia

Explore estuarine/tidal forests and mangrove waterways, quaint fishing villages and unique mangrove flora and fauna; sample freshly caught seafood cooked in fresh ingredients

Trip Description

Point of Departure

Hotel pick up time varies on tide condition; trip depends on good weather condition; best time from Dec - Feb)

advance booking required

Pick up Time

Between 16:00 to 16:30 (will be confirmed upon booking), time varies on tide conditions – Pick up from hotel

Total Duration of Trip

4 hours

Things To Bring

* hat/cap * drinking water * sunglasses * sun block * insect repellent * binoculars (for bird watching) * swimwear (optional) * raincoat/poncho * a day pack with small bath towel and spare change of clothing * camera (optional) * a pair of slippers (optional)

What To Wear

Please wear comfortable walking shoes/sandals; preferably light cotton T-shirt & shorts/longs (do not wear jeans as they are too warm for the climate and get very heavy when wet)

Mangrove Sunset Cruise

For more information on rates:

Package includes:

* guide fee * seafood dinner at restaurant where Anthony Bourdain was introduced to local freshly caught and cooked seafood cuisine * english / malay / chinese speaking guide * hotel transfer to & fro (batu feringghi or George Town area)

Please Note:

* Child age will be 6 years and above

Disclaimer * Important:

Participants must be without any major health problem eg asthma, heart or lung diseases

Tour Conditions

Every person participating in the tour organized by the Company is regarded in every respect as carrying his or her risk regarding loss or injury to person or property. The company accepts no responsibility for losses or expenses incurred due to delay, sickness, weather, strikes, war or other causes. Such losses and expenses shall be the responsibility of the traveller.
We advise you to wait at least 5 minutes before the stated pick-up time..


17:30 - tour starts from Kuala Sungei Pinang, a remote and secluded fishing village at the west coast of Penang Island where you will be introduced to the local community’s way of life and their livelihood, you will also learn about the mangrove ecological system and its importance.

18:15 - Leisure cruise by boat along mangrove waterways, enjoy the peaceful surrounding where you spot the Brahminy Kites eagles’ nests, savour majestic flight of the white-bellied sea eagles, colourful kingfishers & many other mangrove/migratory bird species, monitor lizards sunbathing on shore, being introduced to various mangrove vegetations, meet the local fishermen returning with their catch (fishes, prawns, crabs, etc), beautiful sunset at river mouth with glistering beaches of Penang National Park hailing from afar. Local snacks will be served on board.

19:15 – seafood dinner

Travel & Leisure

Trivago - Book your accommodation, easy and hassle free

Touristly - Plan your trips, book your accommodation at affordable rates

Ctrip - Book your accommodation, specialises in China and rest of Asia

Trip Hobo - Book Tours and Activities - book an apartment, villa or house in Indonesia

Club Med


BusOnlineTicket - Booking long distance buses, ferry, trains in Malaysia

Catch That Bus - Online booking for buses, trains and ferries in Malaysia

Malaysia Airlines - Malaysia's National and Premier airlines

Qatar Airways

Emirates Airways

Airpaz - Flight Booking for Cheap Airline Tickets Made Easy

Jetradar - searches travel and airline sites to help you find cheap flights at best prices

RC9 - Compare prices from small, medium sized and large car rental companies

Getting You Settled

Amazin'graze - Healthy Snacks & Breakfast ideas

A one - Search for lessons, tutors, instructors and classes in your area

Cameralah! - Online camera shop

Babydash - purchase and delivers items to your doorstep

Cat & The Fiddle - Cheescake delivery

Digi - Your Postpaid Telco plan

Dim Sum - A variety of Asian movies online

Flower Advisor - Malaysia's online florist

HLA - Hong Leong AssuranceHonestBee - Online Concierge and Delivery in Malaysia

Kinokuniya - Premier bookstore in Malaysia is now online

The Lorry - lorry and movers rental services in Malaysia

Moma Wosh - Laundry and Delivery Service


Printcious - Print on tshirts, mugs etc - aircon service and cleaning express service

Servis Hero - Need an electrician, a pumber , movers, cleaners?

The Star epaper - Get your daily local and international news right here!

TIME Internet - 100% Fibre Home Broadband up to 500MBPS High Speed Internet

Lazada - Online shopping made easier

Senheng - Electronics store

Gameon - For hardcore gamers

Medical Departures - doctors and surgeons in Malaysia

Dental Departures - dental experts in Malaysia

GetDoc - Check out our exclusive health screening packages