Hafiz Fireflies


Adults and children alike will be enchanted by this firefly tour, departing from Cherating in the evening. Step aboard a boat for a 1-hour ride through the mangroves of the Cherating River. Your knowledgeable guide is passionate about these charming insects — winged beetles whose bioluminescence glows after dark. Watch while hundreds of little flying lights fill the trees!

What to Expect

Meet your enthusiastic guide in the beach village of Cherating and receive a safety briefing before embarking on a riverboat cruise after twilight. You’ll learn all about the behavior of enchanting fireflies that inhabit the Cherating mangroves during this 1-hour family-friendly boat ride.

After you travel down the river, watch your guide shine a flashlight toward the trees while hundreds of fireflies illuminate the night sky and fly toward your boat. Children and adults will be charmed by the magical experience of seeing so many tiny lights glide across the water.