Protect the environment!
Please, do not plan to collect souvenirs while snorkeling or diving or disturb the undersea environment in any manner. Take care and try not to brush your fins, tanks etc against coral.
Scuba Diving Heaven
Spectacular reefs, Unusual underwater rock formations, and huge variety of marine life provide great opportunities for divers at all levels.
You never dived before, you don’t know if you like it, but you want to know it all.The “Introductory Dive” is the solution. A dive masters will take you a 1 on 1 trip, holding your hand and regulator, guiding you into the underwater world of fantastic marine life. Enjoy the dive, you are in safe hands.After (or before) the introductory dive you can enjoy snorkeling from the beach.
Langkawi Diving Highlights *Incredible Visibility – The waters of the Andaman Sea are crystal clear, with visibility often exceeding 30 metres (100 feet), and extending up to 45 metres (150 feet).
*Warm Water – Average surface temperature is 28C (82F) with no thermocline.
*Thriving Ecosystem – Hundreds of varieties of hard and soft corals, brilliantly coloured fish and sea creatures, including some of the larger reef fish.
*Big Animals – Whale Shark and Manta Ray sightings are common occurances.
*Variety – Dozens of scenic island destinations lie within easy range of day boats and liveaboard cruises from Langkawi.
*Year Round Diving – The visibility and water temperature stay consistent month in and month out right off of Langkawi’s coast.
*First Class Operators – Great food, expert supervision and comfortable accomodation are the norm on Langkawi’s liveaboards.
*Top Quality Dive Shop – Langkawi dive shops offer affordable Scuba certification from beginner to master instructor. Courses are offered in languages ranging from English to Japanese to Russian. What better souvenir to take home than a PADI Open Water ticket as a Scuba diver, or, if you’ve already qualified, accreditation from a specialty course such as Natural History?
Pulau Payar Marine Park
Pulau Payar Marine Park comprises of 4 emerald-green islands – Pulau Payar, Pulau Segantang, Pulau Lembu & Pulau Kaca.
The clear blue waters and its virgin white sands, draws many tourist daily to the marine park, to swim, sunbathe, snorkle and dive in the warm waters of the Andaman sea.
Diving is an absolute option, considering that Pulau Payar has the largest number of coral pecies in the country & the most vivid colored soft corals. The most popular dive sites at Payar Island – Coral Garden, Grouper Farm, Lobster Garden, Porite Garden & Raaf Beach. Fusiliers, jacks, black tip sharks, barracudas,occasional hugh groupers, damsels lionfish, lobsters & moray eels are are sighted at regular basis.