South of Pulau Langkawi or Langkawi Island are islands close
enough to take a day trip. Some also have accommodation. Spend the day
fishing, snorkelling or simply island hopping.
Langkawi is the largest of around a cluster
of 99 islands that form the Langkawi archipelago. Many are
uninhabited, little more than rocky outcrops separated by narrow
channels with coral reefs, a diverse marine life and unusual wildlife.
Bunting Pulau Beras Basah Pulau Singa Besar
Pulau Singa Besar name means "Island of the Big Lion" although
there's no resemblance. Located 17km from Kuah, Pulau Singa Besar is
nestled between the smaller island of Pulau Beras Basah to the
west and Pulau Dayang Bunting to the east.
Marine Park Pulau Payar Diving at Pulau Payar
On the island itself there are four small sandy beaches complete with
picnic benches and hiking trails so that visitors can explore the
island's tropical forests. his island has the friendliest fish youd
ever see. Feeding fishes and baby sharks that come up to the beaches
is a popular attraction here.
Pulau Payar Marine Park
The Pulau Payar Marine Park includes the islands of Pulau Payar,
Pulau Lembu, Pulau Segantang and Pulau Kaca
Named after Pulau Payar, the biggest island of the group, the marine
teems with a fascinating diversity of marine life and vegetation.
DIVING AT PULAU PAYAR
Pulau Payar boasts of a spectacularly
beautiful dive site at its rocky southwestern end called "Coral
Garden"; where rocky slopes are nearly fully covered with brightly
soft coral, and dark green tree like dandroid and multitudes of sea
fans and cone shells thrive in its deeper waters.
Pulau Rebak Other Islands
Undeveloped, this island is still a natural habitat to wildlife, on
under the water and in the treetops.
Consisting of two Islands - Pulau Rebak Besar (Big Rebak Island), the
main island and frequently referred to as Pulau Rebak. A private
island with a quiet ambiance, a marina and commands a magnificent view
of the Straits of Melaka bordering the Andaman Sea. The other smaller
smaller island is called Pulau Rebak Kecil (Small Rebak Island).
Pulau Bumbon, Pulau Tiloi, Pulau Intan Besar, Pulau Intan Kechil
July to mid-September is the monsoon season and most trips don't
due to choppy seas when the weather can make day trips unpleasant
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