Monday, July 20, 2009

Tuba Island in Langkawi

Here’s about Tuba Island.

Pulau Tuba is the only inhabited island besides the main island of Langkawi itself. This Langkawi island gets its name from the tuba roots. It is the only other island that offers accommodation and there are a few places to stay. If we're not mistaken, there is a resort there called Sunrise Beach Resort. We recommend you to try Tok Janggut's chalet on Pulau Tuba. The owner of the chalet charges RM30 per person and that includes 3 meals a day plus accommodation.
At Pulau Tuba, you can also experience traditional fishing village life with fishermen returning home in the evenings in their quaint fishing boats. Pulau Tuba offers a homestay program organized by fisheries development Authority of Malaysia as an innovative tourism products. You may want to try this out - it's an opportunity to personally experience the lifestyle of the islanders.

There are 30 houses registered under this program and all of the household head works as a fishermen. Apart from fishing they do some farming, raring animals like chicken/cows/water buffalo/goats and mend their orchard. Occasionally the islanders go into the jungle to collect forest product including herbs, medicinal roots, honey bees and wild fruits. The woman folks weave pandan mat and making other handicraft products to supplement their family income.

How to get there? You can hire a boat from the Kuah jetty which will costs RM30 per way.


  1. My partner and i don’t know generate income wound up listed here,
    however feel this article is astonishing. We don’t realize yourself having said that unquestionably you're going to be considered a well-known blog writer, if you're not already.
    Also visit my web-site ; Removing Genital Warts

  2. You actually allow it to be search not that hard as well as
    your business presentation, nonetheless are getting this kind of issue to become
    actually something that i sense I might under no circumstances have
    an understanding of. This indicates too intricate and intensely intensive to me.
    I’m having a look ahead with your upcoming blog,
    I'm going to try to have the hang than me!
    My homepage

  3. The following movement features achieved the most current place as a result of connected with
    on-line blog-post solutions that one could take on the path.
    Will certainly buyers spend more time on the web, sites like
    enable them to end the exploration straight into overdrive
    Here is my website : Www.Treatmentforgenitalwarts.Info

  4. The basic message is" come visit our church," rather
    than extolling the excellencies of Jesus Christ. The answer is
    yes then good for you, or out of a real understanding of their actual living
    conditions. Hunger 2003 define price as that thing that must be danced.

    Also visit my webpage ... Student Loans People


Sponsor Links

Make Your Next Home a Resort
The Guide to Condo-Hotel, Reaort Residences, and Fractional Share
What to look for in a resort residence

Backyard Resort
You don't have to live in the tropics to experience that laidback tropical vibe .....
Create it where you live ...

My Island Party
How to Organized a Complete Tropical Island
Revealed Secret to a True Island Theme Party