Sunday, August 13, 2017

Kilim Geo-Forest Park on Langkawi Island, Malaysia

the park sign as sign from the ocean
Langkawi Island, an island till covered by tropical rainforest off the coast of Malaysia. The locals are mellow, the island Islamic, and though slightly off the beaten off, if you're a nature lover it's well worth the visit as the island has much natural beauty as well as protected regions, and one the biggest attractions is Kilim Geo-Forest Park.
Take a slow (and fast) boat with a guide down the river and see the mangrove jungle for yourself. From the bat caves (hard to get any decent photos) to the monkeys you might see playing and feeding along the forest.
Check the video below, and then the photos, of what you're liable to find here in a pleasant half day excursion.
Videothe sights and animals of Kilim Geo-Forest Park (see the monkey?)

archer fish- they actually shoot water from there mouths to knock insect out of the air so they can feed
Shoe island- Langkawai, Malaysia. See it? See it???
the spectacular scenery

monitor lizard
an eagle, the symbol of Langkawi flying overhead
the dense, and smelly, mangrove forest up close
slightly common macaque monkey handling a crab it caught


baby faced rock- lock left and bottom jutting out

more rare species of monkey- would blend in perfectly if not for the white faces


monkey up close- has muscles








3 comments:

  1. I don't like zoos but i'm fan of Kilim Geo-Forest Park. I love scenery here onto the natural spectacular scenery show the natural beauty Mark Hutchinson and also animals is very beautiful.

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  2. I just loved those monkeys you captured, thee are so funny! This place is definately nor like other parks, it is untouched by people. Hope we will have more like this to explore with the help of https://rental24h.com/usa/phoenix-airport/chrysler. Check the car comparison and the rates easily)

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