The Jewel of Kedah, more popularly known as Langkawi, is easily one of the most beautiful places the world has to offer, and has definitely earned the affectionate name that has been officially placed upon it. Langkawi is renowned for being a pristine tropical paradise, and her penchant for conservation is immaculate and paramount, and contain many islands surrounding the main landmass that are dedicated marine parks. Enter Pulau Payar Marine park, Langkawi, an impeccable marine park that is scattered across a number of islands and is guaranteed to provide one of the most breath-taking and unforgettable experiences of a lifetime.
Given that the Pulau Payar Park is and all of her associated islands are conservation sites, accommodation can only be found in nearby Langkawi. Fear not, since Langkawi is only a short ride away, and contains everything from affordable lodging to indulgent extravagance that the Berjaya Langkawi Resort such as the Berjaya Langkawi Resorts is known for.
Payar is the most popular of the islands in question due to many reasons, but most fundamentally because her sheltered waters render it an ideal location for scuba diving, swimming and snorkeling. Additionally, Payar contains an assortment of dive-spots that contain a multitude of coral formations that are unique and exuberant. If donning the necessary diving gear and getting wet doesn’t appeal to you, the marine park has an underwater observation chamber where one can catch incredible glimpses into the magical sub-marine worlds that are contained beneath the waters of the Pulau Payar Marine Park. Once one is done observing the sub-marine life of the park, there are opportunities to interact as well, such as feeding baby-sharks, which is sure to be a unique and rewarding experience.
So waste no time, and look no further than Langkawi and the nearby Pulau Payar Marine park for the tropical getaway of a lifetime.
Nigel Walters is a travel writer, who writes under the pen name, Fritzjames Stephen. His content is based on the myriad of experiences and indulgences that the world has to offer travellers across all walks of life.