Langkawi consists of 104 islands providing a scenic cruising area with extensive marine life and a choice of secluded island anchorages. Sea eagles cruise the skies, water lizards, and monkeys fossick along the shore. Sample the secluded sophisticated resorts on shore, a mix of Malay, Chinese, Thai and Indian cultures. The cuisine including fresh fish and fruit on the menu add to the eclectic mix.
The Langkawi cruising area is not subject to extreme tidal movement and with safe anchorages, friendly fishermen and a relaxed pace of life it is a recipe for a great holiday.
The best sailing months are December, January and February. The north east monsoon is from November to April. Winds are light and the temperatures are stable at around 30 degrees.
Mariner Boating Holidays offers one way charters from Langkawi to Phuket. Catamarans and yachts are available in various sizes.
Average daily temperatures are 24C to 30C
The best time to go. The climate is tropical. The best sailing months are December, January and February.