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Things to do in Langkawi
Langkawi is an archipelago of 99 islands in the country of Malaysia. With white beaches, waterfalls, rainforests, jungles, wildlife, and more, you won’t be surprised to know that Langkawi is also called the “Jewel of Kedah.”
Start your trip by exploring the urban side of Langkawi. Find plenty of photo ops at the Legend Park and Eagle Square. The square’s giant eagle statue is also an impressive sight during sunset and at night. While you’re out at night, get your fill of the best street food next at the Langkawi night markets.
Discover more about Malaysia at Galeria Perdana. Check out the gorgeous abstract paintings at the Ibrahim Hussein Foundation Museum. Be part of the masterpieces at the interactive Art in Paradise 3D art museum.
Are you visiting Langkawi with your kids? Your family will love spending time with the animals of Underwater World, Crocodile Adventureland, and Langkawi Wildlife Park. Get even closer to Mother Nature with a trip to the Rice Garden Museum too.
Enjoy an elephant ride and an ATV adventure at the Oriental Village. From the ground to the skies, ride the Langkawi Cable Car to the top of Mt Machinchang. This is where you’ll get jaw-dropping panoramic views of the islands at the SkyBridge. You can’t miss experiencing “sky-trekking” at Skytrex Adventure. Feel like an acrobat or Tarzan himself when you fly, swing, glide and dangle from tree to tree above the lush Malaysian Rainforest.
Climb over 600 steps to see the breathtaking Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls. You can even enjoy a dip in the cool waters too. Find more spectacular scenery when you reach the peak of Gunung Raya.
Experience paradise in Langkawi island and hop on a boat to explore the Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, and find gorgeous landscapes of limestone formations, caves, mangrove forests, and beaches. Other beaches in Langkawi that you should definitely visit are Tanjung Rhu, the popular Pantai Cenang, and the more relaxed Tengah Beach.
Don't forget to go bargain hunting at the best duty free outlet stores in Langkawai and shop till you drop at Perniagaan Haji Ismail Group Sdn. Bhd., The Zon Shopping Paradise, Saga Shopping Centre, Coco Valley Langkawi, and Teow Soon Huat Duty-Free Shopping. Take home a piece of Malaysia with you and buy the best gifts for you loved ones too!
When to visit Langkawi
The best time to visit Langkawi for good weather and fewer tourists is from the months of April to August. You can even score cheaper accommodation and tour package prices during these months too. To be sure that all attractions are open, the best time to visit Langkawi is during the high tourist season months of January to March. Score the cheapest flights too when you compare and book fares with January to February travel dates because they're the cheapest times to fly to Langkawi.
English is widely spoken and understood in Langkawi, so you won’t have a hard time talking to the locals. But you can also pack a good Bahasa Malaysia phrasebook to help you on your trip.
Fly to Langkawi whenever you want because Australians don't need a visa to travel in Malaysia. Just make sure your passport is valid for at least six months upon arrival and you have a return or onward plane ticket. Check out Smartraveller for more travel info.
Travelling to and around Langkawi
Direct flights and other international flights from Australia land at Langkawi Airport. Travel from the airport to city centre by:
- Taxi cab
- Car rental
Journey time from airport to Langkawi city centre is around 40-60 minutes depending on traffic, your next destination, and choice of transport. Keep in mind that the best way to travel around Langkawi is by taxi or by hiring your own driver.
Adventure awaits! So pack your bags, get your passport ready, and go book your Langkawi flights with Skiddoo today.
Best Hotels in Langkawi
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Airlines that Fly to Langkawi
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