The Langkawi Geopark is located in the island of Langkawi where it is part of the Global Geopark network which is made up of around 90 members in 27 countries around the world. The Langkawi Geopark is known for its preservation of the natural environment which is highly unique here.
This is one of the main factors that make Langkawi Island such an attractive destination among tourists where they can visit here and enjoy the natural surroundings and some of the most breathtaking views in the world as well as the most beautiful beaches one would ever experience.
The 99 islands that make up the Langkawi archipelago, coupled with its mountains and beaches make this place highly unique while its forests and seaside resorts are extremely amazing as well.
Official UNESCO Geopark Site
UNESCO declared Langkawi as a Geopark where it is known for its highly original impressive rock formations which have been around for millions of years.
Apart from that, there are the ancient jungle, the caves here and the mangrove reveries, all of which makes this place all the more exciting.
Visitors to Langkawi Island enjoy some of the most beautiful beaches here where the Langkawi Geopark is primarily made up of 3 major areas namely, the Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, the Machinchang Cambrian Geoforest Park and the Dayang Bunting Marble Geoforest Park respectively.
Located at 3 ends of the island, the 3 areas collectively give Langkawi Island its distinct characteristic where it remains as the first place in Southeast Asia to receive the UNESCO-endorsed Geopark recognition.