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Saanen Dairy Goat Farm

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Address: 298 Mukim 1, Balik Pulau, Penang Island 11010, Malaysia
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+60 19-516 3017
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

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FREE!!! It was awesome. The yogurt drink is to try. We had passion fruit and nutmeg. Nutmeg was good. We also tried the ice-cream. And it was very creamy and smooth. Very... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
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Penang Island, Malaysia
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Newquay, United Kingdom
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445 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ads a commercial venture to extract goat mil and make ice-cream is to be coended in spite of heat issue which were well accommodated with fans and air-con for the goats. Demonstrations of dragon fruit peling and bees etc were good. However it was let down by the keeping of an Ostrich in a small caged are permanently. There was... More 

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2 Thank Newquaygreen1
Penang Island, Malaysia
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 22 March 2017

FREE!!! It was awesome. The yogurt drink is to try. We had passion fruit and nutmeg. Nutmeg was good. We also tried the ice-cream. And it was very creamy and smooth. Very nice indeed. We were given an elephant grass each to feed the goats. And those little kids were roaming free in the farm. There was also a session... More 

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Thank 128GraceT
Singapore
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This is our first visit to Saanen goat farm located at Balik Pulau. Be sure to come here with a driver or arrange for pick up after your visit else you will be stuck with no way to go back as the farm is far from the main town. Luckily we hired a driver who waited for us during the... More 

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Thank Shahnaz1981
Penang Island, Malaysia
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35 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

A family-friendly goat farm and we have brought friends and relatives there three times for goat feeding and milk products. It can be a bit difficult to find for first timers. Saanen is Swiss breed, highly productive dairy goat. Male goats are bigger in size and are usually weighted at 100kg and above. Female goats are smaller and are usually... More 

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3 Thank CheeWah_Chan
Singapore
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39 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Again no entrance fee, my driver just take some vegetable for us to feed the goats. Maybe we come a wrong timing, all goats are sleeping. The little goats are not in cage, you can touch them easily. The visit is very short, only about 30 mins. There are also 2 ostriches, 2 lambs and some chicken and ducks in... More 

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Thank AndrewGoh833
Singapore
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39 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

The place is a liitle of the track (8km off Pulau Balik town) and need a vehicle to get to. Entry is free but RM7 to join the mini tour. In return you get to know about the goats (some interesting facts), feed/pet/carry(if there are recently born babies) the goats, see the milking process (machine though), a complimentary bottle of... More 

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2 Thank wallaw
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

When we went there, it was full of kids and people, there were not only goat but also some goose, chicken, ostrich etc. The farmer here also makes compose, so if you are a gardener, you can talk to the farmer. They will also give you a free tour if they are free. You also get free food to feed... More 

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1 Thank Samuel Ong
Penang, Malaysia
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114 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The goats are friendly and touchable. Feeding grass is free as well as entrance. Goat milk pudding was nice. Quite clean and well maintained. Definitely a thumbs up.

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1 Thank Cheryl O
Penang
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117 reviews
96 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

It's not easy to get here but if you are interested .... sure it's good enough. You will see plenty of goats, and their is goat milk and yogurt sold. You need your own transport, so get a taxi as the bus requires you to walk for a good 20 minutes to the farm (get off at Sungai Pinang, junction... More 

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1 Thank PetervanderLans
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

You can feed & touch goats freely. You got to know many info about goats, milk, yogurts, etc ... Goat milk is the best, very fresh & taste great! My 2 girls enjoyed a lot feeding, touching goats, playing with the dogs & cats, etc ...

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