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Mangrove Kayaking Tour from Langkawi

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    What to Expect
    South East Asia is home to the highest diversity of mangroves species in the world and the mangroves around Langkawi are no different. Naturalist guide explains the mangrove ecology and its benefits to man and wildlife.

    We often see spectacular kingfishers, sea eagles, kites, plovers, herons, fiddler crabs and mud skippers. We pass a local fishing station where local fishermen put to sea or return after a day out. We start kayak at slow pace to enjoy this serene river and pedal towards the open sea.

    The kayak journey lasts about 90 minutes, followed by lunch at a local house. We then take a short drive and easy 500 meter hike to a secluded rainforest trail for a swim in a cool jungle stream.

    Itinerary

    10.20am: Arrived at Kubang Badak Jetty. Safety brief by Nature Guide. Toilet break.

    10.30am: Get on kayak and begin tour. Pedaling through Kubang Badak River. Guide will narrate and explain about mangrove ecology and wildlife we encounter.

    12.00pm: Return to jetty & depart to local Malay family house for lunch.

    12.40pm: Depart to Jungle stream (Waterfall) starting point for swimming.

    1.05pm: Arrived at the trail and begin to trek to the stream. Swimming in crystal creek stream.

    2.00pm: Trek back to starting point and depart back to Hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Biogeotrail Kubang Badak, Jeti Kubang Badak 07000, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Kayaking, pedal, life jacket
    • Lunch
    • Local guide
    • Safety boat
    Exclusions
    • Bottled water
    • Transportation to/from attractions
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • Attire: Hat, t-shirt, shorts, swimwear, sun protection, towel, sandals or sport shoes, towel and a change of clothes.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We had an amazing kayaking tour through the mangroves. The guide gave loads of information and allowed us to kayakcat our own pace. The local lunch was very good and we felt very welcome. The hike through the rainforest to the natural pool is a...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Chloe G
    Reviewed 21 May 2019

    Really enjoyed the trip. As it is quiet season we had the guide to our selves, so could have plenty of time to ask questions and find out loads about the island etc. Kayaking was excellent, nothing too strenuous. Saw lots of local birds. We...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    1  Thank GarethE932
    Reviewed 1 January 2019

    This is probably one of the best activities I've done as a holiday excursion. We were collected from our cruise ship and transferred to the destination all included. After a short briefing about how to kayak (my first time), we set off with our guide...More

    Date of experience: December 2018
    1  Thank Elaine A
    Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

    Half-day tour starting with Kajaks (two-seaters, solid but not fancy, no support for the back so got to stretch in between...) along the river. A bit Info around the mangroves. Allein all around 1h, currents not bad but takes a bit of paddling to move....More

    Thank Tapir76
    Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

    The guide was very friendly and happy to show us as much as possible. The lunch was good to and the pictures made by the guide at the waterfall were amazing!

    1  Thank Nawaz K
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