Patterns of Family-Travel Based on Before, During and After Activities to the Island's Tourist Beaches at Pantai Chenang, Langkawi
Pantai Chenang is often a tourist attraction due to the natural beauty of the beach and its surrounding development facilities. Therefore, both these destinations remains one must visit tourist travelers especially for family vacation and get away from the bustle of the capital. he trend of beach tourism activity is continuing due to the increasing demand for nature among families in major cities, especially in European and Western countries. Malaysia is no exception. This paper aims to identify and mark the pattern of family visits by domestic tourists segment to Pantai Chenang, Pulau Langkawi. This study was conducted by quantitative method. A total of 350 questionnaire forms were obtained from domestic family tourists around Pantai Chenang using incidental sampling techniques. The analysis showed that there was no significant difference in each activity performed according to the segment of the visiting family. Family travelers show that every activity they perform involves all the family members and plays their part regardless of the beach, while at the beach until returning from the beach.