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Beautiful jungle track(free)

Take a taxi or a bus to the Moongate trail entrance and then work your way up to the Rest areas all... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
DJDpvA
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Breda, The Netherlands
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Know your limits

The hill top trails are still quite warm, even with the rain forest canopy. So we limited ourselves... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
must_travel_soon_10
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Take a taxi or a bus to the Moongate trail entrance and then work your way up to the Rest areas all the way to the top. Good shoes water and food is needed. Takes about 3 hours + to reach the top off Penang...More

1  Thank DJDpvA
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The hill top trails are still quite warm, even with the rain forest canopy. So we limited ourselves to a casual hike and it was very enjoyable. Trails are well marked and depending on Mother Nature, rain is a significant factor. Be prepared.

3  Thank must_travel_soon_10
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I have done this route dozens of times as it is good mountain trail training for ultra trail marathons. I usually start by running the 14 km from my home in Tanjung Bungah, up to Taman Rimba. (The gate keeper opens the gates right around...More

4  Thank Eddy R
Reviewed 14 April 2017

during a 8hr stop while travelling on a cruise we visited this pace and took penang tram to penang hill and truly it was amazing and on reaching approx 1000ft by tram at 35 degrees approx, my ears were blocked as if i was in...More

2  Thank Varun P
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

This is the longest, most challenging hiking trail in Penang island. The difficulty level for this trail is Medium to High. Parts of the trail are very steep, but, there are mounted guide ropes to help you. The trail is well-marked and signposted. Compass, GPS...More

23  Thank MoPekoe
Reviewed 29 June 2013

My wife and I together with ten of our friends went to hike this trail late last month. We parked our cars at the foot of Penang Hill in Hill Railway Road, Air Itam. From there, we took a chartered tourist van to Telok Bahang....More

25  Thank csChai
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