Penang Hill is located on this island of Penang, within the area called Air Itam. It is 6km from the city. Situated about 823 meters (2750 feet) above sea level on this northern part of Penang, this oldest hill resort and the first in Malaysia has cool, unpolluted air and historical feature. It stands prominently from the lowlands as a hilly and forested area. It's original name was Flagstaff Hill known by the British, back in the old days of Penang , when a flag fluttering from a flagpole at Bel Retiro, the home of the Governor of Penang at that time, was used as a signal transmitter.
Weekdays : 6.30a.m - 10.00p.m (Last train from top station )
Weekends/Public Holidays & School Holidays : 6.30a.m - 11.00p.m (Last train from top station )
Admission Fee: Please refer to http://penanghill.gov.my/index.php/2013-03-27-09-47-27/ticket-fares.
Feeding Times: - Visit The Owl Museum & The Cliff Cafe
- David Brown
- Monkey Cup
How To Get There: Please refer to, http://penanghill.gov.my/index.php/howtogethere