USD

Pulau Tuba

Islands around Langkawi

Pulau Tuba is a beautiful, remote island located 5 km southwest of Kuah Jetty. It has a traditional fishing village, rare wildlife and plants, as well as a number of homestays. It’s also the only inhabited islet in the area, aside from the main Langkawi Island, and is reachable via a 20-minute boat ride from Kuah Jetty. Many island-hopping tours include a visit to Pulau Tuba, but be sure to check with the company before booking one.

Villagers live a relatively traditional lifestyle on the island, where they often venture into the forest-covered hills to gather medicinal herbs, fruits, and honey, when not fishing and farming. If you’re looking to experience the village life, Malaysia’s Fisheries Development Authority offer homestay programmes, where you get to stay with a host family on Pulau Tuba.

Read More

Pulau Tuba Highlights

The island is great place for nature lovers as bird-watching, cave-exploring and jungle-trekking are some of the most popular activities here. You can spot a variety of wildlife throughout your excursion, especially hornbills. If you prefer a more relaxing day in Pulau Tuba, exploring the fishing villages, paddy fields and the pristine beach are great options.

Pulau Tuba

  • Location: 5 km southwest of Kuah
  • Price Range: RM80 – RM100 for half day island-hopping tour, RM600 – RM900 for private speedboat
Hide Map Show Map
Rate This Place: ( votes)

Tours You May Like

Related Pages

  • Top 10 Hotels in Langkawi

    Top 10 Hotels in Langkawi

    Our 10 Best Hotels in Langkawi offers luxurious accommodations with impeccable service, top-notch facilities, and easy Read More»

  • Black Sand Beach Langkawi

    Black Sand Beach Langkawi, located four kilometres southwest of Tanjung Rhu Beach, offers memorable photo opportunities Read More»

  • Pulau Beras Basah Island

    Pulau Beras Basah, located 25 kilometres southwest of Kuah, features expansive sandy beaches, swaying palm trees, and

    Read More»

  • Top 10 Attractions in Pantai Kok

    From thrilling cable car rides to relaxing horseback riding, Pantai Kok houses impressive attractions that are set Read More»

  • Pantai Tengah Attractions

    Pantai Tengah Attractions A-Z

    Pantai Tengah is a pleasant piece of beach with a relatively quiet atmosphere and smaller crows. Sea activities such as Read More»

  • Top 10 Hotels in Pantai Tengah

    Top 10 Hotels in Pantai Tengah

    Our Top 10 Hotels in Pantai Tengah offer excellent services, cosy guestrooms and modern facilities for visitors seeking Read More»

We try to provide free information that is as up-to-date and accurate as possible. However, if you are planning to travel it's a good idea to double check specific dates and information to avoid surprises.

Hotels.com

Talk to us!

Help us keep this site up-to-date by sending us your comments:


Loading...