Pangkor Island / Pulau Pangkor
Situated just off the west coast of Perak in Peninsular Malaysia
is one of the most enchanting islands you'll ever come across. Pangkor
has for centuries enthralled visitors with her charming beauty.
In days of old, she was the refuge of seamen who sailed through
the Straits of Malacca. Pangkor's many idyllic bays made it the
perfect stopover. Pirates, adventurers, merchants and soldiers of
fortune sought the peace and tranquility she had to offer.
In stark contrast to malaysia's fast-paced progress, Pangkor remains
a haven for those seeking to get away from the hustle and bustle
of city life. Soak up the sun on her golden beaches. Catch sight
of fishing boats
Remembering Pangkor's past...
For centuries, Pangkor has been a welcome stopover for weary
sea travellers, pirates and adventurers. At one time even ruled
by European conquerors. Yet, as if oblivious to the ravages of war
and conquest, her natural wonders have remained unscarred. Perhaps
to conquer your heart.
Pangkor today is a thriving tourist destination that somehow does
not reflect her turbulent past. Visitors will be charmed by the
serenity of her fishing villages, her small but bustling towns and
her splendid selection of world-class holiday resorts.
Treasures of the island
Nothing beats the wonderful offerings of Pangkor's pristine beaches.
And after you're had enough of the beach, retreat into the coll
shades of virgin jungles for a closer look at nature. There's so
much to do in Pangkor, so come discover at your own pace.