Explore a range of trails with this trekker’s companion written by avid hiker, Rexy Prakash Chacko. From coastal and riverbank walks for beginners to challenging hill climbs for the fit, these trails are spread across the three districts of mainland Penang, Malaysia. The book is vividly illustrated with maps and photographs, bringing the wonders of Seberang
Perai’s natural assets to the fore.
About the author: Rexy Prakash Chacko is an engineer by profession, and a nature-lover by passion. Born and bred in Penang, he started hiking at the age of 12, spending his childhood exploring the hills around him and the many natural wonders of the state. An outdoor junkie who perpetually needs a getaway from the city, he is a keen hiker and a dedicated environmentalist. Rexy co-founded Penang Hills Watch (PHW) in 2016, a crowdsourcing platform to protect Penang’s precious hills. He spends many Saturdays in the hills, photographing plants and savouring nature’s delights.