Paddy Field & Fishing Village Cycling Tour
Penang, Ipoh, Langkawi & Northern States, Malaysia
I am a Malaysian licensed tourist guide and can customize half or full day tours according to your interests. A transportation (a van or a bus) can be arranged if needed.
I am normally doing guiding in Penang and Northern Perak or Kedah state of Malaysia. I am interested in meeting new friends and guests around the world and share my country cultures, food and others that guests want to know.
I can customise tours to individual preference or look at my tours for some sample itinerary. Contact me for discussion! I will be please to help!
Tebal is a small town in southern Penang mainland. This town offers
amazing nature scenery view to the local residents. Unfortunately, this place
does not get any attention by tourists.
The cycling tour is at least 25 km long, you will experience untouched tourists countryside. This tour covers paddy field, fishing village and the undocumented history events of Nibong Tebal.
- Outdoor & Sightseeing
- Sports & Adventure
- Unique & Localized
1. Bicycle rental and a helmet.
2. Experienced and knowledgeable tour guide
We start cycling from Nibong Tebal town and across traditional Malay houses community, Kampung Setar Besar, Kampung Setar Kecil and Sungai Acheh. These three Malay areas, guests can cycle at the paddy field canal and have closed looked at the paddy plant. Depends on visiting season, guests expect to see muddy field to greenish or brownish paddy field. Hand on the paddy field may be possible and subject to farmers approval. Surrounding the paddy field, coconut and banana trees can be spotted. Oil palm trees are also planted nearby to the field.
Cycle about 10 km journey, we shall be arriving Sungai Udang fishing village. At the village, guests can sit at a coffee shop where is at the fishing port. Guests can drink their cold beer and observe fishermen actions at the port likes unloading the fishermen caught fishes and sorting according to size and type. Buying the fresh fishes are available and cooked at the local restaurant for your lunch or dinner.
From Sungai Udang fishing village, we cycle back to Nibong Tebal town. We visit Chinese and Hindu temples. Get to know the culture local here. If time permits, we shall visit a primary school which had been used an emergency medical centre in world war. Coconut water may be provided at the end of the tour.
To be discussed.