PULAU AMAN - PENANG (PULAU PINANG)

 

 

ISLAND OF PEACE

NORTH OF MALAYSIA

 

 

 

Pulau Aman in PenangPulau Aman, also known as the  'island of peace', is about 2.5 nautical miles from the mainland, just off the southern coast of Seberang Prai. The nearest town is Bukit Tambun from which a half-an-hour boat ride gets one to the island.

 

Boats from Batu Maung and Batu Uban also take passengers to the island on a forty-five minutes journey. The 288-acre island is an idyllic fishing village containing less than three hundred people who Photo: Pulau Aman in Penang     comprises mostly of elderly folks and children. Fishing, swimming and jungle trekking are some of the popular activities for holiday-makers here. There are some well-appointed chalets on the island and homestay facilities with the locals at affordable rates and it is recommended for those who enjoy water sports.

 

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