Pangkor Island tend to be forgotten as travelers focus on the islands on our east coast namely Perhentian, Redang and Tioman Island. Just 10 minute ferry ride away from Lumut, this scenic island boasts beautiful beaches, amazing wildlife and rich history. It really is the hidden gem of the Straits of Malacca.
While many people associate hornbills with Sawarak, hornbills are numerous and easy to spot on Pangkor Island. Both the world's smallest hornbill, the Oriental Pied Hornbill and the world's largest hornbill, the Great Hornbill, can be found on the island. Come see these majestic birds upclose.
Pangkor Island is rich in culture and history. Historically, a fishing settlement, there are Malay, Chinese and Indian communities on the island. Visit a picturesque floating mosque on the south eastern side of the island. Primarily a fishing settlement, there are signs of its fishing heritage throughout the island. Come see how shipwrights are still building fishing boats the old way at a traditional shipyard.
Wildlife abounds at Pangkor Island, and night time is when it all comes alive. We'll go on a nightwalk to see frogs, lizards, snakes, wildboar and nocturnal birds such as nightjars and owls.
On the very next day, we will go on a short 30-minute hike to Teluk Segadas an isolated cove where we could go on a swim or snorkel. So join us on this exciting trip on 8-9 June 2019! Book now as spaces are limited to 20 people. This trip is family-friendly.
Meet up and travel to Marina Island, Lumut
Meet at the 7Eleven opposite Kelana Jaya LRT Station, board the coach and travel to Marina Island, Lumut
Take a ferry to Pangkor Island
Catch a short 10 minute ferry ride to Pangkor Island
Check-in to Nelayan Hotel
Lunch at a local Malay restaurant
Visit a traditional shipyard
See how fishing ships are built the old way
Visit Pangkor Island Floating Mosque
Take pictures of the beautiful archway of the Pangkor Island Floating Mosque
Visit Teluk Dalam
Visit a quiet and scenic beach on the less visited part of the island
Feed Oriental Pied Hornbills at Teluk Nipah
Steamboat Dinner at Nipah Deli
Have a steamboat dinner with a sunset view
Nightwalk at Teluk Dalam
Observe nocturnal animals in their natural habitat at night!
Breakfast at a Malay coffee shop
Jungle trek to Teluk Sekadas + swimming / snorkeling
Lunch on the island before departing
Visit a satay shop
Shop for satay, salted fish, dried seafood and other local goods
Take a ferry back to Marina Island, Lumut
Take a coach back to Kelana Jaya LRT Station
Sat, 11 May , 08:45 AM
15 seats left
Sat, 27 Apr , 10:00 AM
3 seats left
Sun, 28 Apr , 02:30 PM
10 seats left