The pioneer participating village in Penang Homestay Programme, Mengkuang Titi is a comprehensive village that still retains its rustic traditional charm and culture. Located at about 25 km from Butterworth and 32 km from George Town, the village has a population of 800 residents. A regular host to local and international tourists, Mengkuang Titi has placed itself as one of the leading homestay villages in Penang and Malaysia.
With a wide spectrum of vibrant culture and exciting art activities, you will simply love Mengkuang Titi! Indulge in the natural wonders of its agriculture, cottage industry and traditional games today.
Arrival . Meet and Greet
You will arrive at Mengkuang Titi meeting point and greeted your host of the day or your host family. Note: Full traditional welcome set-up will be organized for group arrival of 16 pax and above. The group will be greeted with sounds of traditional drum and traditional flute as well as other traditional items such as Sireh Junjung, Bunga Manggar and Bunga Telur and welcome Silat performance.
The Kampung Trail
During this Kampung Trail you will witness the coconut plucking live demonstration, savour young coconut drinks , learn the traditional methods of peeling coconut husk and learn how to make the Cold Powder. Tea Break Rubber tapping demonstration,. sting-less honey bee farm and Palm Oil estate tour.
Traditional Trades & Cottage Industries
Pay a visit to selected villagers home that involve in traditional trades such as making of Baulu and Maruku. Afternoon Tea Break
Traditional Past Times: Games and Craft
You will be introduced to traditional games such as Traditional games: Congkak, Gasing, Sepak Raga Bulatan, Batu Seremban and galah panjang and have a chance to wear local costumes. Note: Traditional telematch will be organized for a group of 16 pax and above.
End of Programme and Farewell
Say good bye to your host. Bring back fond memories of experiences at Mengkuang Titi