Pantai Pasir Panjang is a beautiful stretch of beach, located at Pulau Betong, not the island,Balik Pulau. Pantai Pasir Panjang, also known as “Penang Long Beach” the long sandy beach at Pulau Betong, Balik Pulau. Unlike those popular beaches at Batu Ferringhi, Penang Long Beach is a long sandy beach with clear sea-breeze.
The island is Pulau Betong, the town was named after the island. This is the spot just opposite the fishing village, at the river mouth, and at the start of the road to the beach. The beach near the rock, at the other end of the beach.