Embark on an exciting journey to multiple fishing villages of the Kerian district to discover the beauty of the agricultural town!
Day 1: Sungai Kerian / Sungai Udang / Sungai Chenam / Tanjung Piandang
Your exciting journey here in Kerian will start off early in the morning by cycling along the Kerian river. The area is known for its cyclist-friendly features as you ride freely without having to worry about bumping into other vehicles. After passing by the car-free track, stop by the unique Malay and Chinese villages at Sungai Udang where you will gain a glimpse of the fisherman's lifestyle.
Sungai Udang is well known for their effort in mangrove replanting. The mangrove forest there plays an important role in ensuring the balanced ecosystem as it is the breeding ground for fishes, fireflies and birds. Along the journey here, you will be greeted with the friends of the jungle there including eagles, monkeys, iguanas and kingfisher if you are lucky enough! You will be having your lunch at Sungai Udang and your night will be spent at Tanjung Piandang.
Day 2: Kuala Kurau / Kuala Gula
After having your breakfast, your journey will kick off to Kuala Kurau, another fishing village not too far away from Tanjung Piandang. Your cycling journey will be accompanied by one of the most breathtaking views as you will cycle by the seaside and the green paddy field. In Kuala Kurau, you will head to the salted egg making-place and lunch will be served here before continuing your adventure.
Once you are in Kuala Gula, you will stop by a 200-year-old Hell and Heaven Chinese temple. This temple sees a lot of devotees and tourists coming over, making it as one of the most visited spots of Kuala Gula. Next, you will be visiting the Kuala Gula Indian temple and bird sanctuary where thousands of bird species reside here. Your night for the second day ends here in Kuala Gula.
Day 2: Bukit Merah / Kampung Kedah / Nibong Tebal
Find yourself surrounded by the lush green paddy fields as you cycle through the different scenes of Kerian. This tour will bring you to discover some of the most wonderful and hidden interesting spots in the countryside. You will first head to toddy plantation where you will be meeting the friendly locals here. Fresh coconuts will be served here as you refresh yourself before proceeding to the charcoal making factory.
Then, head to Bukit Merah Lake and experience yourself the traditional Chinese sauna at Batu Lima. Most people would come here to Batu Lima sauna for its steam bath that is believed to bring several health benefits. Your last stop will bring you to the pottery making the place at Kuala Kedah before bidding goodbye to your cyclist guide in Nibong Tebal at 6 pm in the evening.