A privately-owned island in the Malacca Straits three miles off the west coast of Malaysia, Pangkor Laut is known for its wildlife and pristine beaches, including the renowned Emerald Bay which is considered by many to be one of Asia’s most beautiful beaches.
Just a fifteen minute speedboat transfer from mainland Malaysia, Pangkor Laut offers a wonderful combination of white sandy beaches and untouched rainforest. Only a small part of the island has been developed, with Pangkor Laut Resort the only accommodation option the isle.
There is plenty to keep you occupied on Pangkor Laut beyond relaxing. Enjoy activities including kayaking, wakeboarding, water-skiing and sailing. Hop from island to island on snorkelling excursions, explore the Straits of Malacca on fishing trips and, for the more adventurous, enjoy jungle trekking through the island’s spectacular virgin rainforest interior.