There are five standard golf courses in Penang that satisfy the golfers with elite adventure in the midst of beautiful surroundings and comfort. Be it fringe of a valley or a tee off in midst of a blooming greenery, all the five courses assure an unforgettable holiday along with an excellent game of golf.
There are a lot of sports and recreation clubs offering lobby lounge, swimming, pool, ball-room dancing, wind surfing, aerobics, gymnasium, karate, restaurant, and conferencing facilities to all the members of the club. Most of the clubs are located in around the Tanjung Bungah area in Penang.
Although the water is a bit misty for scuba diving and a bit calm for surfing and other activities, water sports is enjoyed by most of the tourists in Penang. Most of the foreigners enjoy swimming in the beaches located along the northern coast of the island. Some of the hotels located near the Batu Ferringhi beach also offer jet skies and parasailing options to most of the visitors.