Pulau Langkawi






About Langkawi

Langkawi, officially known as Langkawi the Jewel of Kedah (Malay: Langkawi Permata Kedah) is an archipelago of 104 islands in the Andaman Sea, some 30 km off the mainland coast of northwestern Malaysia. Surrounded by turquoise sea, the interior of the main island is a mixture of picturesque paddy fields and jungle-clad hills, Langkawi is the ultimate holiday paradise that offers a natural backdrop of sun-drenched beaches and ancient rainforests teeming with exotic plant and animal life. The best part of Langkawi is also a Duty Free island. Perfect for shopping across all the ages.

Some of the most popular beaches are Pantai Cenang, Pantai Tengah, Burau Bay, Pantai Kok and Datai Bay. Apart of that, The Langkawi Cable Car takes visitors up to the peak of Gunung Mat Chinchang, where the Langkawi Sky Bridge is located. The Kilim Karst Geoforest Park (The Kilim River) are the best spot to witness mangrove such as hairy nosed sea otters, brown winged kingfishers, monitor lizards and swimming macaque monkeys.

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Planning Your Visit to Langkawi

What is Langkawi Best Known for?
The breathtaking beaches are a feast for the eyes and natural landscapes truly alluring. A must shopping place at Zone Shopping Paradise where the massive shopping mall at Pantai Cenang is especially known for its liquor collection, branded bags, handicrafts, perfumes, and crystal glassware.
When is the Best Time to Visit Langkawi?
The peak season in Langkawi is during the dry season (November to March), but the city has a tropical climate so it is still hot and humid all year. You can also visit Langkawi for its festivals during April and August.
Where is the Best Location for Tourists to Stay in Langkawi?
Langkawi offers many great places where tourists can stay including Pantai Tengah, Pantai Kok, Tanjung Rhu, and Kuah, but Pantai Cenang is the most popular location for its nightlife. It also has a wide range of accommodations, from luxury resorts to budget-friendly hotels, and of which are near restaurants and cafes, souvenir stores, duty-free shops, and beachfront bars.