Sport and Recreation
In Penang, most beach hotels organize early morning treks past jungle streams and waterfalls. Food packs are unsually provided. Check with your hotel for time and prices. For the more adventurous wishing to venture out on their own, the Malaysian Nature Society's The Nature Trails of Penang' provides a comprehensive guide on trekking in Penang.
Visitors may also have a swinging time at the following Golf Clubs.
Bukit Jambul Golf and Country Club
Penang Turf Club
Air Force Golf Club Butterworth
Bukit Jawi Golf Resort
Kristal Golf Resort
Beach hotels provide facilities for a host of sea sports such as sailing, windsurfing, water skiing, parasailing, canoeing and speedboat rides. The uninhabited islands of Pulau Bidan, Pulau Telur and Pulau Song Song off Batu Feringgi are ideal for snorkeling, scuba diving and fishing. Arrangements may be made for trips to these islands within whose crystal clear depths are some of the most fascinating attractions of the underwater world.