Malay Countryside Cycling

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Explore hidden gems, countryside, and charming villages of truly Malaysia, Off the beaten path. this journey offers an authentic and immersive experience in the heart of Malay Countryside.

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Highlights

  • -Off-the-Beaten-Path Exploration
  • -Cultural Encounters
  • -Love and recommended by 98% of participants.
  • -Hassle-Free Exploration

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Embark on a captivating journey through the heart of Penang's countryside, a haven waiting to be explored. Imagine cycling through lush greenery of countryside, vibrant fruit orchards, sprawling plantations, serene mangroves, and charming fishing and traditional villages. This adventure unfolds in Penang,Balik Pulau, a region brimming with traditional Kampungs that exude the rich cultural tapestry of Malaysia. The best way to immerse yourself in this rustic charm is through a 2.5-hour bicycle ride, offering not just an active exploration but also the freedom to traverse areas with a cooling breeze that can only be fully appreciated on two wheels. Picture meeting at a designated pickup point in town in the early morning, transferring to the bike center, and being handed a bike for an unforgettable journey. The route meanders through plantation areas, fruit orchards, fisherman jetties, and traditional Malay as well as Chinese villages. Many of these roads are hidden gems known only to the locals, providing an off-the-beaten-path experience. Along the ride, anticipate delightful stops for local coffee and even a visit to a local family with a charming goat farm, offering a glimpse into the hidden treasures of Penang. This cycling escapade seamlessly combines on and off-road adventures, ensuring an experience that, while not overly challenging, requires a moderate level of cycling experience. Escape the confines of George Town without the fear of losing your way, as your knowledgeable guide leads you through lesser-explored paths, revealing rural landscapes and villages that remain hidden from the typical traveler's eye. Hotel transfers in a comfortable, air-conditioned van are included, along with all the necessary equipment, eliminating any hassle associated with cycling while traveling. Seize the opportunity to witness a side of Penang often overlooked by those confined to George Town. Let the stories of Malay rural life unfold with a local guide who will share the intricacies and anecdotes of this charming countryside, ensuring that your adventure goes beyond observation to true immersion

Includes

Hotel Pick up/ drop off for 2px and above (Georgetown) Guided cycling Equipment Bottle water All entry ticket during tour

Important Information

  • All participants need to be able to ride 26'wheel size bike

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