Pulau Pangkor is a resort island located off the Perak state's coast in Malaysia. The island covers a total area of approx 18 km2 (6,9 ml2) and has a population of around 25,000 people.
- The list of nearby islands includes Pangkor Laut, Talang, Pulau Giam and Pulau Mentagor. The island's major industries are tourism and fishing.
- Island's interior is forested and is home to a total of 17 amphibian species, 65 reptile species, and 82 herpetofaunal species.
- Pangkor's west coast is famous for its resorts, beaches and hotels for tourist accommodations. The most popular beaches include Coral Beach, Pasir Bogak and Teluk Nipah. The east coast of Pulau Pangkor Island is where all the locals live, and where a lot of them work in the foods and fisheries activities. Other attractions include the tombs, Tortoise Hill, Fu Ling Kong temple, Kali Amman temple, Tiger Rock, Batu Bersurat and the Dutch Fort (Kota Belanda).
- Public ferries depart to Pulau Pangkor Island from Lumut (the old Lumut jetty, the multi-storey car park, nearby Lumut waterfront, Lumut bus terminal). The ferry services start from 7:00 a.m. until 8:30 p.m., about every 20 minutes.
- There are a couple of stops at the east side of the island. The first one is at Sungai Pinang, mainly for local residents, homestay tourists and guests of some guesthouses. The 2nd stop is located at Pangkor Town Jetty, with shops and government buildings nearby.
- Private ferries depart to Pangkor Island from Marina Island. Additional fees are collected to use the ferries which start from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Pulau Pangkor Island cruise terminal
Cruise ships to Pulau Pangkor Island dock (anchor) at port Lumut (located to the east, on the mainland).
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