Attractions

Beach in Balik Pulau

Pantai Pasir Panjang

This empty, pristine beach with white sand the texture of raw sugar is one of the prettier spots on Penang for the few who make the effort to get here. The beach is backed by a National Service Training Centre for y…
Church in Balik Pulau

Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church

When this Catholic church was first established in 1854, it occupied a hut made of palm leaves; the handsome current structure dates from 1894. The floor tiles were designed by a French priest, the stained glass was…