At the Resort

Nestled in a virgin rainforest at the shores of the Andaman Sea, The Datai Langkawi offers a myriad of captivating activities without you ever having to leave the resort premises.

Join the complimentary morning and evening rainforest nature walks guided by our internationally renowed Resident Naturalist, Irshad Mobarak. Learn about the mysteries of a 10-million year old rainforest and get captivated by up-close encounters with rare wildlife species such as flying squirrels and colugos.


Book a trekking tour with a local medicine man to learn about the potent jungle plants used for thousands of years by local healers and shamans. If you wish to explore the rainforest together with your kids, opt for an easy 500 meter trail to a nearby jungle stream perfect for a refreshing swim.

For sea adventurers, the Beach Activities Center offers on a complimentary basis snorkeling gear, windsurfs, sea kayaks and sail boats.

The extensive resort grounds and nearby area are perfect for cycling. Mountain Bikes are available at no charge. To continue your workout-routine, take advantage of The Datai Gym equipped with a wide range of resistance and cardiovascular equipment. Sauna is also available in both men’s and women’s changing rooms whilst the large adult-only pool is perfect for swimming laps. Two tennis courts are available at the Els Club Teluk Datai, 5 minutes drive away.

Those in quest of more quiet activities will enjoy our Malay and Thai culinary classes and batik workshops.

The Datai Boutique tempts with an exquisite selection of books on nature, unique pieces of art, home accessories, hand-sourced garments and ethnic jewelleries.

For more information on other activities at the resort, please contact the concierge desk.