The Ultimate Itinerary For A Day Trip To Batu Ferringhi, Penang

Batu Ferringhi, a coastal town in Penang, is a wonderful place for a fun-filled day trip. Whether you’re a nature lover, adventure seeker, or travelling with kids, Batu Ferringhi has something for everyone!

If you’re not sure where to go or what to do on your day out in Batu Ferringhi, no need to worry. We’ve prepared a special 1-day itinerary packed with exciting activities just for you!



10 AM: Enjoy the cascading waters of Batu Ferringhi Waterfall

via Matthew Kang on Flickr (CC BY-ND 2.0)

Spend some time in nature at this relaxing waterfall area. Surrounded by greenery, this is an ideal location for a family picnic. Listen to the soothing sounds of water cascading down the rocks into the stream and feel all your stress melt away. Take photos at this picturesque waterfall, but be careful as the rocks can be slippery.



12 PM: Enjoy a delicious lunch at Hard Rock Café

via Hard Rock Cafe Penang Instagram

Stop by this iconic restaurant with a fun rock n’ roll-inspired interior for lunch. Marvel at the various rock n’ roll memorabilia that adorn the walls and enjoy classic Western dishes such as burgers and steaks. After your meal, stop by the Rock Shop to grab some trendy Hard Rock Café merchandise.

Hard Rock Café
Address: Hard Rock Hotel Penang, Batu Ferringhi Beach 11100, Penang
Operating Hours: 12 PM – 10 PM daily



2 PM: Learn about the history and cultural heritage of Penang at the TeddyVille Museum

via TeddyVille Museum Penang Instagram

Visit Malaysia’s first and largest collection of Teddy Bears from around the world. Learn about the history and culture of Penang as re-enacted by cute teddy bears. This is a wonderful way to get your kids interested in local history. There are also teddy bears that represent and pay tribute to iconic Penangites such as Tan Sri P. Ramlee, Dato’ Jimmy Choo, Dato’ Nicole David, and Dato’ Lee Chong Wei.

TeddyVille Museum
Address: Ground Floor, DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Penang 56, Jalan Low Yat, 11100 Batu Ferringhi, Penang
Operating Hours: 9 AM – 6 PM daily



4 PM: Have some fun in the sun at Batu Ferringhi Beach

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Next, head over to Batu Ferringhi beach. Enjoy the sea breeze as you stroll along the beach. If you’re feeling adventurous, there are various fun water activities you can try such as jet-skiing and parasailing.

After all the fun, kick back at the beachside bar, BoraBora with a refreshing beverage and enjoy the sunset.

Address: Lot 415, Jalan Batu Ferringhi, 11100 Batu Ferringhi, Penang
Operating Hours: 12 PM – 10 PM daily



7.30 PM: Enjoy local street food and some shopping therapy at Batu Ferringhi Night Market

via Moayad Hussain on Flickr (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

Finally, head to the nearby Batu Ferringhi Night Market where there are dozens of stalls selling a variety of street food, clothing, arts and crafts. Savour delicacies such as satay, apam balik, and snow ice as you admire the various artworks and crafts displayed for sale. If you have your eye on a particular masterpiece, put your bargaining skills to the test!

Batu Ferringhi Night Market
Address: Jalan Batu Ferringhi, 11100 Batu Ferringhi, Penang
Operating Hours: 7 PM – 1 AM daily



8.30 PM: Have a safe journey back home

Feel like the adventure ended too soon? No worries, extend your trip to a 2D1N getaway! On Day 2, visit awesome attractions located nearby such as ESCAPE Theme Park, Entopia by Penang Butterfly Farm, and Tropical Spice Garden.



Featured image from Bayview Beach Resort Penang Instagram