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Matahari Cycle Tours & Travel

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George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
+60 19-448 0440
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Best way to experience Penang with active children

Our experience of the Matahari countryside tour from start to finish was excellent. With 3 boys... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Excellent experience

The team were super helpful and efficient. The tour itself was beautiful and interesting with ample... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Offering high - quality, educational and adventure filled itineraries that will highlight the diversity of our landscapes and its people through guided cycling tours comprise of day & multi day tours with lodging,cycle and food provided.also we do handle customized tours upon request.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
+60 19-448 0440

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our experience of the Matahari countryside tour from start to finish was excellent. With 3 boys aged 12, 10 & 8 we thought this tour would give them a more realistic insight into how the people of Penang live and at the same time burn...More

1  Thank Biffusmonarus
Reviewed 1 week ago

The team were super helpful and efficient. The tour itself was beautiful and interesting with ample opportunity to stop take photos and take in the surroundings. Every aspect of the tour was thoroughly thought out, and food and drink was provided throughout the day. This...More

1  Thank Jennie D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful experience with SJ and his team. They brought us to beautiful landscape we wouldn't have seen otherwise. We were fed amazing local food too. If you find yourself in Penang make sure to book this! PS no major fitness required as the track is...More

1  Thank MissGB86
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had a wonderful time cycling with our guide SJ on 14/9/2017, from beginning till end. We requested via emailing (after check- in a day before the trip) to meet slightly later for the pick up, for we need some extra time...More

1  Thank Jennydiamond123
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had a great time during my Countryside Tour, it all started when I went to their office in Penang and personally spoke to SJ about my intention to participate on the tour. Since the beginning, he was extremely nice, caring, and explained extremely well...More

2  Thank Nicolas H
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Everything is well organized and perfectly taken care of with Matahari Cycle Tours. From the first email contact, to the actual day of the tour, from the hotel pick up, the transfer to the starting place where the guide is waiting for the group to...More

Thank Frank W
Reviewed 4 September 2017

SJ and the team made this cycle tour the best that I have ever been on. They were so kind and accommodating. Bikes were a good quality, food was ample, varied and very tasty. It was a real treat to go off the tourist tracks...More

Thank jrudge42
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

So fun! I did the countryside tour with the twist. We were picked up from our hotels on time, given loads of water throughout the day, shown how to use the gears on our bikes and how to best maximise power/energy. Our guide SJ was...More

Thank AmyLou19
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Stop reading reviews & book it !! Excellent well organised day out, you won't be disappointed. My wife was tired at the end but pleased she did it.

1  Thank NeilB196908
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Princilia, SJ and team were fantastic. I had signed up for the Penang Highlands Premier Ride on 22 July , the team accommodated my lack of mountain cycling skills and customised the cycling accordingly to make it more a country side bike tour with a...More

Thank kgktan
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cynthia c
6 July 2017|
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Response from sjghouse70 | Property representative |
First of all allow us to extend our appreciation to all of you who had replied to Cynthia's inquiry of concern , it gave us great pleasure doing the tours having clients as warm and as thoughtful as all of you here. We were... More
Jofy W
6 April 2017|
Response from sjghouse70 | Property representative |
Kindly send your inquiry to our email. Google Matahari Cycle for the addressee and we can furnish the whole details about the tours that we run on the island. Kind regards
Jorce H
12 March 2017|
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Response from Mac T | Reviewed this property |
They do guided cycle tours rather than just rent bicycles. If you want to rent a bicycle you may be better off rental in Georgetown.