If you are an extreme sports fan, and just happen to be headed to Thailand, then the much anticipated Langkawi Water Festival should be right up your alley. Hosted by the Malaysian resort, this high octane event is an opportunity to be amazed and to cool off under the hot Thai sun.
A wide array of competitions and enjoyable waterborne events are scheduled this year. Everything from ski racing to para-sailing and way beyond is expected. Fishing, boar rides, yachting, kayaking, just about anything sports enthusiasts can do on or under water will be available from April 8th to 11th 2011 at Pantai Cenang.
Langkawi is located just 25 km from the town of Kuah, the area offers a variety of entertainment, including an abundance of local bars and eateries, not to mention any number of resort hotel accommodations. Suggestions for lodging include; AsiaRooms.com, Sheraton Langkawi Beach Resort, the Four Seasons Resort, and the The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa (image below).