Located on the western headlands of Langkawi, Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls in Langkawi is the most amazing natural attraction on the island. The name of the waterfall has a meaning of Seven Wells Waterfalls.
It is because of the seven natural pools and seven waterfalls in different places in the Mount Mat Cincang. The waterfalls and the pools were rich in water. Until a big resort near it take the water source by connecting the pipeline to the resort. Now the water flow is not as much as the past time, especially in the dry season.
Attractions Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls
The main attractions of Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls must be the waterfalls themselves. It is unique with the seven waterfalls and natural pools with the clear and clean waters. The beauty of the surrounding jungles creates a local legend that tells that it is a home of fairies. Many visitors feel that the legend is true for the magical atmosphere created in the gorgeous jungle.
There are many kinds of plants growing around the waterfalls including Sintuk, lime plants, and many other plants that grow lavishly. To explore all of the seven waterfalls, visitors need about 45 minutes by passing the seven pools and huge rocks. Besides the jungle plants, you also can see kinds of wild animals like macaques, giant squirrels and hornbills as long as the trekking time.
How to Go to Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls
To reach the location of Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls Langkawi, you can call a taxi to take you there. Be sure that the taxi driver wants to wait until you finish enjoying the waterfalls so you can return with the same taxi. The area of the waterfalls is very rarely passed by taxies or other public transportation. It will be nearly impossible to get another taxi to return, moreover on weekdays. However, you can hike down along the road to return. Until you find the Oriental Village, you can get a taxi in the village.
The waterfalls don’t have an operating hour. But you should remember the time when you visit and enjoy playing in the waterfalls. When the afternoon comes, the jungle is going dark faster for the forest shades. You can explore the whole reserve in 2-3 hours and 5 hours will be enough to take a dip in the waterfalls’ pools.
So, don’t forget to visit Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls in Langkawi when you travel to the island. To find the flight to the destination, visit Airpaz that always provides flights from kinds of the airline. Happy traveling