Update on 2013/04/03
Teluk Dalam Beach (1-2hr)
A Beach for Your Privacy
Teluk Dalam is one of the most private and least-touristy beaches on Pangkor Island, thus, making it superbly pristine and calm – perfect for a solitary day on the beach with your book and iPod. Make sure you bring your own food and beverages as there are no sundry facilities.
Open 24 Hours, daily
Teluk Dalam, Pulau Pangkor, Perak (+605-6855000)
Fu Lin Gong Temple (0.5-1hr)
Beautiful Taoist Temple
Fu Lin Gong Temple, also known as the Garden of General Lin, is a popular attraction in Sungai Pinang Kerchil. This temple is famous for its Mini Great Wall of China, which is built surrounding it. It is also the biggest Taoist Temple on the island. A definite must-visit place!
08:00-18:00 , daily
Sungai Pinang Besar, Pulau Pangkor, Perak (+605-6834057 Perak Tourism)
Galeri Pangkor (0.5-1hr)
Pangkor's Historical Archive
Erected about two years ago by Perak’s Menteri Besar, Galeri Pangkor houses dozens of ancient artefacts dating back to the Stone Age. If you would like to know more about Pangkor and its history, Galeri Pangkor is a must-go. You can also find traditional costumes and fishing boat models here.
10:00-17:00 , daily
Jalan Besar, Pulau Pangkor, Perak (+605-2083333)
Kheng Hai Chuan (1hr)
Offering Excellent Seafood Products
On fishing island Pangkor, Kheng Hai Chuan is one of the pioneering seafood produce manufacturers. You can expect to find excellent products such as dried anchovies, semi-dried fish, salted fish and other salted seafood products. You can also pay the factory a visit to learn more about the production methods.
10:00-18:00 , daily
Dried Anchovies (RM3.00), Salted Fish (RM4.00)
24 & 26, Jalan Besar, Pulau Pangkor, Perak (+605-6851162)
This small town serves as a general pickup point for taxi drivers to pick up tourist to other Pangkor’s destinations and vice versa. There are facilities such as banks, internet cafés and several popular eateries located in this town. There are also souvenir shops where you can do some shopping.
07:00-21:00, following active business hour, daily
Pekan Pangkor, Pulau Pangkor, Perak (+605-6834057 Perak Tourism)
Dutch Fort (Kota Belanda) (1-1.5hr)
Pangkor's colonial artefact
The Dutch Fort, built in 1670, is one of the remaining historical ruins on Pangkor Island. The fort or ‘Kota Belanda’ in Malay was once used for storage and protection of tin supplies from the Sultanate of Perak in the olden days. It was destroyed but rebuilt again in 1973.
08:00-18:00 , daily
Kampong Teluk Gedung, Pulau Pangkor, Perak (+605-6834057 Perak Tourism)
Tiger Rock (Batu Bersurat) (0.5-1hr)
Mythical Rock of Pangkor
Batu Bersurat, also known as Historical Rock or Tiger Rock is one of the most intriguing objects on Pangkor - it sits under a huge pavilion by the roadside. There are many mythical stories about the rock, locals believe that the rock is alive and continues to grow with time.
08:00-18:00 , daily
Kampung Teluk Gedong, Pulau Pangkor, Perak (+605-6834057 Perak Tourism)
Strong Coffee and Delicious Food
Capri Restaurant is located at the corner of a new block of shop houses right at the edge of the township. It is very spacious with both indoor and outdoor seating which is nicely decorated with many trinkets and personal touches adorning the place. It's a great place for coffee!
07:00-01:00 , daily
Spaghetti Marinara (RM21.00), Penne Arrabbiata (RM13.00), Ravioli (RM22.00)
4174, Jalan Sultan Idris Shah, Lumut, Perak (+605-6833112, +6012-5790222)
Place for the Signature Local Salad
Rojak is a traditional fruit and vegetable salad-like dish which is commonly found in Asian countries. At Rojak Manjung, the rojak is not only delightful, it also tastes wonderful and can be quite addicitive. The ingredients include crispy prawn fritters, boiled egg, fish cakes, cubed potatoes and diced bean curd.
08:00-18:00 , close on Sun
Regular Rojak (RM3.20)
Sitiawan No 6, Plaza D'Mara, Sitiawan, Perak (+6012-5075453)
Restoran Ah Pek Lee Kou Hock
The Best Seafood in Pangkor
Sitiawan is famous for its seafood and Restoran Ah Pek Lee Kou Hock is one of the most popular seafood restaurants in this area. This restaurant has been featured on TV shows and newspapers in Malaysia for its excellent seafood offerings. It is also popular amongst visitors and tourists alike.
11:00-22:00 , close on Tue
Assam Steamed Fish (RM35.00), Batter Fried Squids (RM25.00)
Lot 135, Kampung Cina, Sitiawan, Perak (+6012-5409478)
Kedai Biskut San Yew Chay (0.5hr)
Kedai Biskut San Yew Chay 0.5 Home of Pangkor's Tau Sar Piah
The green pea ‘tau sar piah’ biscuit is one of the most popular souvenir items in Pangkor. It comes in different brands but one of the best would be Hock Chew Fo Pa brand manufactured by the Foo Chow clan. You can get it at Kedai Biskut San Yew Chay.
08:30-15:00, Sun 08:30-12:00, daily
Hock Chew Fo Pa (RM5 per packet)
67, Jalan Lin Chen Mei (Jalan Besar), Kampung Koh, Sitiawan, Perak (+605-6886269)