Pangkor Holiday, one of the best beach holiday for individual, couples and families in Perak, Malaysia. Pangkor Island or locally known as Pulau Pangkor are surrounded by islands like Giam Island, Mentagor Island, Simpan Island and Tukun Terindak Island.
The major source of income for the island are tourism and fishing.
Pangkor Island is connected from the main Perak state by ferry from two destinations, Lumut ferry terminal and Marina Island ferry terminal. The ferries are in operation on half hourly and hourly basis, daily. Ferries from Lumut takes about 30 minutes ride while ferries from Marina Island takes about 10 minutes to reach Pangkor.
Once you have reached Pangkor Island jetty, there are many types of local transportation that tourists or local can take. There are public taxis which are painted in bright pink, car and motorbike rental at the ferry terminal.
Rental of bikes, motorbikes and cars are widely available in Pangkor Island.
Pangkor Holiday Destinations
Pangkor Island has many beautiful beaches, resorts, hotels and local accomodotation for tourists. The popular beaches include Pasir Bogak, which is 5 minutes ride from the Go Pangkor Holiday Homestay. Other beaches include the Teluk Nipah and Coral Beach. There are many local who work in the local food and fisheries activities like dry fish factories, boat workshops and fishing farm.
Local Attractions in Pangkor Island
There are also other local attractions like the Fu Link Kong Temple, the Sri Pathirakaliamman Temple, Batu Bersurat, Tiger Rock, the Dutch Fort, the tombs in Kampung Teluk Gedung and Tortoise Hill.
The beautiful blue coral beaches and sandy beaches with fun banana boats are fun activities in this beautiful Pangkor Island. In fact the island is also popular for many of its Chinese, Indian temples and Masjid Sungai Kecil are places one can visit while in the island.
There are many local seafood eateries that local and tourists can enjoy while in Pangkor Island for holiday.
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