Langkawi can be sometimes much more than just adventure. Have you ever imagined yourself blocked among tens of reptiles which weight 500 kg each? If you really want to test your bravery, then visit Langkawi Crocodile Farm. Visit even if you don’t want to test the bravery because you will be safe there anyway.
Langkawi Crocodile Farm Highlights
Langkawi Crocodile Farm is one of many tourist attractions in Langkawi Island. Langkawi Crocodile Farm is recognized as one of the biggest collections of crocodiles worldwide. You will meet here cute little crocodiles (if you don’t find them creepy) and huge 4 meters long record-holder crocodiles as well. Crocodiles live at an area of 20 acres near Datai Bay. Langkawi Crocodile Farm is also known as Taman Buaya Langkawi.
Bujang Kawi Awaits You!
Bujang Kawi is the world’s largest crocodile with 4 meter length. Bujang does not have teeth and he weighs 454 kg. Bujang lives with more than 1,000 crocodiles in the farm. You will watch the crocodiles opening their wide mouths, feeding, catching the prey and looking into your eyes. Scary? No! It’s Adventurous!
Things to do At Farm
Your trip to Langkawi Crocodile Farm will be surely exciting. It is not a journey of meeting crocodiles but it is also a journey of emotions. It is said that people often fall in love with crocodile skin after visiting this farm and stop using croc-skin products as sympathy with the reptiles.
1- Meet The Babies
Firstly you will pay the admission fee at entrance. The farm is managed in a great way. You will meet the baby crocodiles first. They will be crawling on cement pens and walking freely in caged tanks. They look astoundingly similar but you will get cards to diminish between the genders.
2- Feed Them and Become Friends
The next level is feeding pond. Here you will throw meat to the crocodiles and see them chewing the food. It is a really very graphical sight to watch the reptiles coming up the water, opening their big jaws, snapping the food and eating the meat. Don’t forget to get your cameras ready at this point.
3- Animal Show
Kids will truly enjoy this gimmicky and magical show. Some well-trained and well-mannered crocodiles will perform family-friendly activities in front of you. Another part of the show is Man Vs Crocodile in which, you will the fight of crocodile and a man. It is frightening as well as entertaining.
4- Shop Crocodile Souvenirs
A really fun thing to do is to shop the souvenirs made of crocodile body parts. You will be excited to know that when you pay your entrance fee, the management will hand over a real crocodile tooth to you which you can take back to home. Crocodile skin purse, shoe and belts are some other products.
9 AM to 6 PM daily
Jalan Datai, Kubang Badak, Mukim Air Hangat, 07000
Phone: +604 959 2559
The ticket for Langkawi Crocodile Farm is not pricey at all. Adult ticket is about RM 15 and children ticket is about RM 10.
If this is your first time to the Langkawi Island then you might be interested in knowing the best things to do in Langkawi Island.
While on your trip, you will encounter different feelings. You will shiver with fear or get excited on the cute baby crocodiles. Share your feelings with us about your trip to Langkawi Crocodile Farm by adding comments below.