While Penang has plenty of gems scattered everywhere, it seems like there are even more sprucing up. As we all know, Balik Pulau is one of the undiscovered gems in Penang. It’s filled with good food and fun things to do. Today, we will be talking about this hidden waterfall in Balik Pulau that makes it perfect for a relaxing trip. It’s none other than Sungai Rusa Waterfall. Let’s take a look!
Take A Relaxing Trip To Sungai Rusa Waterfall At Balik Pulau
First of all, to get to Sungai Rusa Waterfall, there is a moderate hiking trail that you must take. For beginners, the hike will take approximately 30 minutes. Once you reach the first tier of the waterfall, there will be another journey in order to reach the peak. Additionally, this waterfall is situated on private land so be mindful when hiking.
Sungai Rusa Waterfall is also surrounded by durian trees so it’s the perfect trail that guarantees a picturesque sight-seeing. Once you reach the waterfall peak which is 260m above sea level, you’ll be greeted by a stunning view. You can also take a quick dip in the pool if you feel like it.
Equip Yourselves Well
So the next time you’re over in Balik Pulau, aside from their Laksa, you can also get closer to mother nature here. Besides, who can say no to a day out with plenty of fresh air? While you’re there, don’t forget to equip yourselves well before embarking on a jungle trekking adventure.
Address: Air Terjun Sungai Rusa (Behind SK Sungai Rusa)
Difficulty level: Moderate, approx. 40 minutes
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