Balik Pulau Tourism

Balik Pulau (literally meaning back of the island) is a town in Southwest Penang Island, Penang, Malaysia.

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Balik Pulau in Malaysia awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Balik Pulau. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Taiping, Malaysia. Taiping is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Penang Hill, Kek Lok Si, Pinang Peranakan Mansion. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Tekah Airport. Popular vacation packages of Balik Pulau are of 1-2 days.

Balik Pulau is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

  • Know the pollution level of Balik Pulau before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 53.41 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 63.75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 40 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 30 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 38.75 (Low)
  • How safe is Balik Pulau for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Balik Pulau.

    • Burglary and Theft 42.16 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 47.12 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 36.27 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 65.38 (High)
    • Car Stealing 34.31 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.06 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 28.85 (Low)
    • Drug offense 35.1 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.73 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.67 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 24.02 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 29.33 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 49.04 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Balik Pulau is 141.85 (High)

    • Safety Index 60.05 (High)
    • Climate Index 59.28 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 55.57 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.34 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 40.43 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 76.89 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.85 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 67.31 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Balik Pulau

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.87 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 20.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.65 USD

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