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Address: Jalan Pantai Cenang | Jalan Pantai Chenang, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
Phone Number: +60 6049556100
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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An exciting and educational journey awaits you at Underwater World Langkawi...

An exciting and educational journey awaits you at Underwater World Langkawi ('UWL'). Featuring themed sections such as the fascinating Tropical Rainforest, the spectacular Temperate World, the engaging Sub-Antartic Climate and the abundant Freshwater and Marine Life sections; be amazed by over 4000 animals and aquatics life forms on display. To further enhance your experience, UWL features Eden Cafe and a great duty-free shopping. In recognition of its achievements, UWL was awarded the 'Leading Tourism Product' in Langkawi by LADA and is also listed in the Malaysian Book of Records for being the 'Largest Aquarium in Malaysia' and for being the '1st breeding of Rockhoppers Penguins in Captivity'. So make a visit to UWL - When Adventure Becomes Experience.

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My son loves animals especially sea creatures.. So, this is a good place for him.. as for me, I think it's fine for the price but the exit to Duty Free mall is satisfying..

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Naszirah A
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Parit Buntar, Perak, Malaysia
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Parit Buntar, Perak, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My son loves animals especially sea creatures.. So, this is a good place for him.. as for me, I think it's fine for the price but the exit to Duty Free mall is satisfying..

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good place if you like underwater life. Lot of sea life to be seen some amazing creatures. A fulfilled activity the best part is the feeding time so please before visiting do check time of fish feeding and plan accordingly.

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Thank Ali M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A good indoor activity especially if it's raining. The penguin attraction is great and they got this other stuff upstairs like the simulation typhoon room which cost extra. I was suprised though that once you finish that it leads you too the duty free shop! You have no choice but to walk thru it

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Went there as a group as part of my company outing. There are many interesting exhibits. They have various types of fish including a small tank for sharks, a small enclosure for penguins(Rockhopper and African types)/seals and small aquariums showing the various kinds of tropical fish and corals. It is educational for children. There are massage chairs and a cafe.... More 

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

When it was first opened, it was one of the very few aquariums in South East Asia. For some, it became one of the main reasons to visit Langkawi. After many years, it is starting to look faded. It is still fun to look at the penguins but now they have tried to diversify with other activities like magic tunnel... More 

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Thank pianocello
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Clean aquariums and beautiful creatures. Felt a bit sorry for the fur seals who had a tiny tiny area to swim in, but overall the animals seemed to be healthy.

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Thank Alex B
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Went on a rainy day. There are not Many species of marine fish on display and their tanks are rather empty (very little corals, no rocks or backgrounds on many of the tanks). The shark tank is small and uninteresting. The tropical jungle has nothing to show except for a 4 very cute monkeys. The pinguin tank is dirty and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there today and really enjoyed it. The aquariums are very good & there is plenty to see. They also have a couple of interactive things & a virtual movie area which was pretty cool.

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Thank 5035Michael
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to visit. Indoor activity. Children love to see the fish and animals. Not really agreed with the typoon experience

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There's a wide selection of fish and amphibians on display. I'd rate it more highly but the tanks they have for the seals and penguins in particular are completely inappropriate for the needs of the animals.

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