It's the most easterly anchorage for Langkawi. Being surrounded by a cluster of islands adds to the calm conditions in most winds, but being close to the open sea, sometimes there's a
bit of ground swell to contend with.
The water is clean & clear and there is some nice snorkeling to be found close to the shoreline.
We anchor by5/10 m at E of the island, good holding in firm mud.
Pulau Tuba (5 km S of Langkawi) 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. At Pulau Tuba, you can experience ...
Pulau Bumbon Besar and Pulau Bumbon Kechil are located less than 3 NM from Kuah, on the SE from Pulau Langkawi. Pulau Bumbon Besar has the shape of the letter M, with
two coves on the southern part. The island is uninhabited and rarely
visited. It is separated from another ...
A floating jetty, 144m in length, which can accommodate small vessels, is situated N of Batu Kuah Light. A T-shaped jetty, with a depth of 2m alongside, is located just S of the floating jetty. Tides—Currents.—It is HW, full and change, in Selat Dayang Bunting (Tyson Strait), ...
Royal langkawi YC is situated SE corner of Langkawi island close to the island'smain town. Immigration and Customs are conveniently situated just a few
minutes walk from RLYC marina. 200 berth (>60 m) Low tide depth of 3 m minimum in the basin Tel: +604 966 4078
Bass Harbour is the main anchorage for
Kuah Town, it is formed between the S coast of Pulau Langkawi and the N coast of Pulau Dayang Bunting, is 7 miles in length with an average breadth of 1.5 miles and a general depth of 5.5 to 7.5m, mud bottom.. The harbour has two main areas ...
Singa Besar is located about 17km from Kuah, nestled between the
smaller island of Pulau Beras Basah to the west and Pulau Dayang Bunting
to the east. The sedimentary rocks on this island are reputed to be
among the oldest in Malaysia going back 500 million years.This island ...