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Getting to Payar Island (officially known as Pulau Payar Marine Park) From Langkawi

The excursion departs from our private marina at the Royal Langkawi Yacht Club at 09.30hrs every morning. All guests are served complimentary coffee, tea prior to departure. A briefing on safety measures and the day’s activities is given prior to boarding.

The day’s activities include snorkelling, swimming, sunbathing or just relaxing in the marine park. Certified divers can enjoy leisure fun dives while the beginners can sign up for their first experience underwater – the Discover Scuba or Introductory Dive programme.

Diving, snorkelling and swimming at Pulau Payar Marine Park

DAY’S PROGRAMME AT THE MARINE PARK

  • 09.30 hrs: Depart from Royal Langkawi Yacht Club to Pulau Payar Marine Park
  • 10.30 hrs: Arrive into Pulau Payar Marine Park for snorkelling, swimming, sunbathing, etc. Complimentary snorkelling equipment is provided for snorkelling activities. Optional activities available for:
    1. Scuba Diving (certified divers) or
    2. Discover Scuba / Introductory Dive for the beginners.

    : Lunch

    : More snorkelling and swimming activities or additional optional diving activities

  • 15.00 hrs: Depart Pulau Payar Marine Park
  • 16.00 hrs: Arrive into Langkawi

Complimentary hotel pick-up is available to all guests staying in Langkawi.

Diving and snorkelling activities at Pulau Payar Marine Park

Snorkelling, swimming and diving are the main activities at the marine park. The marine park supports the Green Fins Project under the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) and the Reef-World Foundation, to protect and conserve coral reefs by establishing and implementing environmentally friendly guidelines to promote a sustainable diving tourism industry.

Being members of Greenfins, the park practices no fins policy for snorkellers to avoid damage to the marine and coral life. Snorkellers are provided complimentary use of snorkelling equipment – mask, snorkel tube and life-jacket. All snorkellers are required to wear life-jackets during their snorkelling activities. The House reef boasts of rich marine life – butterfly fishes, parrot fishes, groupers, lion fish, moray eels and meet Mr Mustaffa our resident giant barracuda under the jetty. Swim with the baby black-tip sharks on the beach front.

There are 15 different dive sites at Pulau Payar Marine Park for the certified divers to enjoy. Divers are ferried to these dive sites by our specially designed dive boats.

The most popular dive sites being Coral Garden, Sunken Boat Point, Grouper Farm, Sponge Reef, Lembu Rocks, Shark Point, House Reef – where there is a good presentation of marine fauna and marine species of barracudas, groupers, snappers, lion fishes, stone fishes, seahorses, sweetlips, angelfishes, butterfly fishes, parrot fishes, wrasses, etc.

Discover Scuba Dives (or Introductory Dives) for beginners are available to all non-certified divers. They will be given a brief lesson prior to going underwater on a hand-held basis on one-on-one where the non-certified are able to enjoy their first experience underwater.

Lunch Box Menus

Visitors have a choice of either a non- vegetarian or a vegetarian meal on the day excursion

Hotel Pick-up

Visitors to the marine park are offered complimentary coach pick up each morning.

Our Rates
SNORKELLERS

RM 230 per adult
RM 200 per child (12 yrs and below)
FOC for infants below 3 yrs (no lunch)

  • Roundtrip hotel transfers
  • Roundtrip boat transfers Langkawi / Pulau Payar / Langkawi
  • Marine Park Fees
  • Government Levy
  • Pack lunch, drinks and fruits
  • Snorkelling equipment (mask, snorkel tube and life-jacket)
    Insurance

CERTIFIED DIVERS
RM 390 per Person

  • Roundtrip hotel transfers
  • Roundtrip boat transfers Langkawi / Pulau Payar / Langkawi
  • Marine Park fees
  • Government Levy
  • Pack lunch, drinks and fruits
  • Dive Master services
  • Insurance
  • 2 tank dives
  • Complimentary use of full scuba gear (including wetsuit)

EXPERIENCE SCUBA
INTRODUCTORY DIVER OR DISCOVER SCUBA DIVE

RM 390 per Person

  • Roundtrip hotel transfers
  • Roundtrip boat transfers Langkawi / Pulau Payar / Langkawi
  • Marine Park fees
  • Government Levy
  • Pack lunch, drinks and fruits
  • 1 dive + lesson + Scuba Equipment + Dive-Master services
  • Insurance
  • Complimentary use of snorkelling equipment (mask,snorkel tube and life-jacket )