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The Habitat Penang Hill

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Closed Now: 09:00 - 19:00
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The Habitat Penang Hill Admission Ticket
From US$15.00*
The Habitat Penang Hill Admission Ticket
From US$15.00*
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“canopy walk”(66 reviews)
“flora and fauna”(36 reviews)
“penang hill”(160 reviews)
The Habitat Penang Hill provides the most authentic, diverse and educational Malaysian rainforest experience. Reconnect with nature in its purest form as you immerse yourself in our 130-million year old rainforest. Starting at the forest floor, our...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Bukit Bendera, Penang Island 11300, Malaysia
+60 4-826 7677
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took the full experience, doing the guided tour and zip line. The staff were friendly and very knowledgeable. Our guide knew the park like the back of her hand. The zipline was great fun. What I was most impressed with is the way they...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ben W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is a bit expensive for Penang but worth it. We were lucky there were few people and the place was idyllic. We saw a troupe of monkeys and the tree-tops and sky walks were excellent. I would think a guided tour would be useful...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ScottM130
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exceptional views of Penang and afar. Very peaceful atmosphere but does get very busy during the course of the day. The monkey cup café was worth a venture for RM12 each which is a fairly reasonable price. Would recommend walking there as it is a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank COW6Y10
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its an amazing experience walking through the 130 million year old rain forrest. Our tour guide was excellent - very knowledgable about the plants in the inhabitants of the forrest and super patient with our group of 18! Worth buying the package with Fast pass...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ticket is quite expensive per person RM 47 even for Malaysian but worth a try! Cosy cold weather, canopy walk is a must..very historical!More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank riyaaz1907
natasha-marcom, Manager at The Habitat Penang Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear riyaaz1907, Greetings from The Habitat Penang Hill! Thank you for reviewing us on TripAdvisor after your trip at The Habitat! Every time you spend at The Habitat Penang Hill, the money will go towards supporting the work of our not-for-profit foundation, The Habitat Foundation....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the Zip line in advance not knowing what to expect. This is truly amazing as you get to go from tree to tree air borne (5 platforms) and one abseiling. The 2 guides were both informative and professional. We also went for the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Good-Boy-Max
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to bring your children n family members to appreciate the natural tropical settings in Penang. A very well built and planned nature attraction. Of course some visitors who are looking fw to see more animals might not be very happy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ShaunL1004
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t know what to expect here and we raced along in a buggy from the top of the funicular to the entrance about 1.5k away. It turned out to be a fabulous experience offering a 35 minute guided walk which was very good, the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 921SueD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Penang Habitat and tried The Zip Line. It was truly awesome with the Details explanation before we started. From one point to another point, we was explained well about the environment and trees and as well as the animals live there. Good and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank naziziy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the chaos and tackiness of the entry point to the hills, you reach The Habitat after a 20 minute walk or short shuttle ride, and it's really worth every penny. Immediately you are in nature and there are young, energetic and passionate guides everywhere...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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30 December 2018|
Response from drlocbi | Reviewed this property |
It’s very steep to get there and it could take a while - it took us half an hour in a car
rania a
13 December 2018|
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Response from Kim025Singapore | Reviewed this property |
You can spend half a day at Penang Hill. Do go up early by funicular rail, otherwise it would be crowded later on. Up in the hill, we visited Habitat. You can also visit the Clan Jetties and take in some museums such as... More
Ayuni A
18 July 2018|
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Response from Mun C | Property representative |
Hi Ayuni, You may purchase online by going to thehabitat.my website and clicking on the Online Ticket button. Choose the student option and be ready to present your student card for verification when you enter the park.