Nibong Tebal Tourism

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Nibong Tebal (Chinese: 高淵) is a town under parliamentary constituency P047 situated in South Seberang Perai, Penang, Malaysia, and located at the North South Highway and the expressway (Jawi exit). It is the largest town in South Seberang Perai district.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Nibong Tebal in Malaysia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Nibong Tebal like a local. Nibong Tebal is located at a short trip away from Taiping a major city in Malaysia. Add Taiping to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Penang Hill, Kek Lok Si, Pinang Peranakan Mansion. Also, to reach Nibong Tebal, you'll have to take a flight to Taiping; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Nibong Tebal*

  • Pollution Statistics in Nibong Tebal

    Know the pollution level of Nibong Tebal before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 51.79 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 47.92 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 29.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 42.31 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.92 (Moderate)
  • Nibong Tebal: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Nibong Tebal for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Nibong Tebal.

    • Burglary and Theft 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 51.22 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 41.25 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 70.12 (High)
    • Car Stealing 38.75 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 32.93 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.8 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.27 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 38.41 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.75 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 34.76 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.27 (Moderate)
  • Living in Nibong Tebal - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Nibong Tebal is 142.4 (High)

    • Safety Index 55 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 59.28 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 55.12 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.73 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 48.55 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 77.3 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.73 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 77.29 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Nibong Tebal

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Nibong Tebal

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.83 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26.99 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 55.48 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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