The Habitat Penang Hill is open daily from 9:00am to 8:00pm (Last admission at 7:00pm)
including weekends & public holidays.
It is highly accessible by the Funicular Train and also by private four-wheel drive hire that can be arranged for you just outside the Penang Botanic Gardens. There are also numerous hiking trails that start in the valley directly below near the train, and in the Penang Botanic Gardens.
The Habitat Penang Hill is on a hill accessible via the Funicular train from Air Itam, Penang or Botanical Gardens, Penang.
Rapid Penang is the local transport service in Penang which allows you to get to the bottom station of Penang Hill.
Black Giant Millipede
I'm the longest of my kind but when I'm born with no legs! Find me in...
Paper Kite Butterfly
My colour and pattern tell predators that I do not taste very nice. I fly slowly so it's easy to...
Giant Black Squirrel
I'm one of the largest squirrels in the world but very shy. You might see me leaping across the tree...
Dusky Leaf Langur
I live in a group of up to 20 and my favourite foods are leaves, shoots and unripe fruit. Spot...
I love berries, insects and nectar. Look into the jungle and you might see me on the tree...
You will find me perched on the branches mimicking other birdcalls.
I'm a tall conifer tree, my leaves are leathery and I produce seed cones.
There are many of us at The Habitat Our needle-like leaves and cord-like foliage make us...
My leaves grow up to 6 metres high and people think I look like a giant green spider in the jungle.