Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Pulau Payar Marine Park


Pulau Payar Marine Park consists of four islands, Pulau Payar, Beef Island, Island and Island Glass foolish. There are four sandy beach on the eastern side of the island. Pulau Payar Marine Park is approximately 19nm south of Pulau Langkawi, Penang north 32nm and 15nm to the west of Kuala Kedah. These islands have been gazetted as a marine park in 1994 under the Fisheries Act 1985 (Amendment 1993). East along the west coast filled rocks and is characterized by steep cliffs and the channels formed by the waves.

Visitor info:

In Pulau Payar, there is a complete Marine Park Centre with facilities. The center can provide you with direction and all the necessary information so that you can plan your visit and make it as a very fun trip. Two hiking trails are also available for visitors to explore Pulau Payar to see the flora and fauna of terrestrial persona. There is a gazebo, picnic tables and restroom facilities are available at selected places for visitors.

One of the most interesting things to do see marine mammals and fish at Pulau Payar Marine Park is a migratory route for fish and amazing marine mammals.


For more information, please contact:

Pulau Payar Marine Park Centre
D / A Federal 9th Floor Wisma
New Village Road
05000 Alor Setar
Kedah Darul Aman

Tel: 04-733 9086
 
Related Links:

Official Website of the Department of Marine Parks

http://www.dmpm.nre.gov.my/page-36-ptl_kedah.html

Image Resource and Pulau Payar review:
http://www.iamnotablog.com/2010/12/pulau-payar-trip-review.html
http://www.maps-of-langkawi.com/6-pulau-payar.htm