Kilim Geoforest Mangrove Tour
Description of Kilim Geoforest Mangrove Tour:
Enjoy the scenic and spectacular views of unique limestone rock formations emerging from the floor of the mangrove swamp and seabed. During the entire tour of the fascinating geological wonders, are for your viewing pleasure. Fish farming in the open sea is an unforgettable experience of a trip. Experience them all on this Langkawi Mangrove Forest and Eagle Watch at Tanjung Rhu. Float through mangrove forests by boat you able to learn the ecosystem that surrounds you. Sample local cuisine with lunch at a fish farm restaurant and hike into bat cave where you have an opportunity to see tiny flying mammals and watch various species of eagles being fed. The Highlights in Mangrove forest tour is eagle watching in Langkawi.
Let’s look at some famous places in Kilim Geoforest Mangrove Tour:
BATS CAVE – GUA KELAWAR
Visit the Bats Caves (Gua Kelawar) where you will have the chance to experience one of the freakiest experiences of your life! The experience of watching the bats around and close to you, the wind of flying bats, the sound of nervous laughter, bats squeaking and much all make the more intense sense experience you will ever have. You can take the wooden walkway for a 10 minutes’ walk before reaching the cave entrance.
CROCODILE CAVE – GUA BUAYA
The Crocodile Cave is a unique cave through which the Kilim River actually flows, and is navigable by a small boat at low tide. this is amazing cave which explore during the cave area used be natural habitats of crocodiles .Inside the cave there is an ascending chamber flanked by walls of white limestone with minimal stalactites and stalagmites. Small colonies of bats roost on the lower ceiling. As part of a tour package, a boat journey culminating in a visit to the cave will provide excitement and adventure.
TRADITIONAL FISH FARM
As you walk around the fish farm, you will see separate water sections for different species of fish. One such section is for black stingrays that are huge in size. The local guide at the farm hand feeds the stingrays and even turns them over to show you where the mouth is. You will be surprised to see that mouth of the fish is not exactly where you expect it to be. They are tamed and reach no harm. So if you want, you can also easily feed them. The only thing is they look a little scary particularly while splashing their way through.
As the boatman brings the boat close to the shore, large number of monkeys appears from now here expecting peanuts to be thrown to them. The guide actually carries a bag full of peanuts and hands it over to the passengers to feed the monkeys. Don’t be surprised if some of the monkeys come on board the boat in excitement. They reach no harm though.
Watch Brahminy Kite Eagle and White Belly Sea Eagle in action trying to outwit each other during the “Eagle Feeding”. Eagle-Feeding is one of the must-do things in Langkawi. It will be your best magical moment,. The boatman stops the engine and the guide throws some chicken skin pieces into the water. In no time the eagles start swooping in from the sky, grab the food and take off.
It’s a floating restaurant and you get lovely view of surrounding water and landscapes as you dine. The simple lunch which comes as part of the tour package usually includes fried rice, fried chicken and salad, vegetable soup, cut fruit.