We are happy to announce that we were Winners of the TripAdvisor 2019 Travelers' Choice! We thank everyone who rated us on TripAdvisor and especially to our amazing staff who makes Umgawa one of the top experiences in Langkawi. Let's celebrate! 👏

Evel Knievel was the classic international icon of an adrenaline junkie. He is described as an American stunt performer, painter and entertainer. Over the course of his career, he attempted more than 75 ramp-to-ramp motorcycle jumps and was inducted into the Motorcycle...

See if you can spot any of these:

1. Strangling fig
This is an epiphyte that germinates from a seed deposited by a bird on a high branch.
The seed, after germinating sends its roots down to the ground, and, as the roots
multiply, they eventually suffocate the host tre...

Mike is a naturalist specializing in birds, wildlife and biodiversity surveys and studies. He has been involved in birdwatching, bird/wildlife surveys and birds/nature conservation for the last 35 plus years. He has written numerous papers on birds and a book “Khazanah...

Birdwatching is not just about spotting and identifying a bird then ticking it off on your
checklist. It is not about seeing it 20 meters from the balcony of your hotel, although that
is a delight when it happens. Birdwatching is about appreciating the true beauty, co...

Temperature cool.
Tropical rainforest temperatures range from 21 to 30 degrees Celsius (70 to 85°F). The
average annual temperature of tropical rainforests is above 20 °C. Trekking through the
rainforest can be a somewhat humid experience. Ziplining over and within th...

Why walk? When you can ….FLY!  But let’s start with the ground, first…..

A walk through the Malaysian rainforest is a rewarding and exciting experience. From the lofty heights of the tree canopy, alive with the wailing cry of gibbons and the distinctive calls of hornbil...

The Japanese call it “Shinrin-Yoku” – the practice of forest bathing. You can do it while
you are trekking or camping or simply exploring an area with primary forest. Or if you
prefer a more exhilarating “bath” experience, then why not zipline through Langkawi’s

If your age is anything from 5 to 95 and you are within the average health and weight barometer, then ziplining should be on your bucket list. Why? The following benefits will give you 5 reasons why ZIPLINING should be a part of your not-to-be-missed life experiences.


We were fortunate to have geologist Rasanubari Asmah Rahmah binti Abd Hamid from LADA's Geopark division visit Umgawa again to talk to us about the diverse geological heritage of Langkawi.

Rasa was incredibly informative not only about the different rocks but also the l...

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Umgawa Legendary Adventures
7 Wells Waterfall - Jalan Telaga Tujuh, 07100 Langkawi, Malaysia
+604 950 2828
+6013 343 8900

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