Things To Do In Langkawi
Ready for a beach vacay? Langkawi is known for its beautiful beaches, sports activities, pristine rainforests and not forgetting, its excellent duty-free shopping! There are many fun things to do in Langkawi besides relaxing on the beach. If you’re planning a trip to Langkawi with your loved ones and not sure what else is there to do, here’s a list of the top 10 things to do in Langkawi, curated by The Kind Helper team. Read on to find out more!
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1. Ride the SkyCab Cable Car
Have you ever tried the cable car in Langkawi? If you’re answer is no, this is one of the must-see attractions you should definitely add to your list! The best way to enjoy the magnificent views of Langkawi is on the exhilarating cable car ride which is 708 meters above sea level. While you’re there, be sure to check out Langkawi SkyBridge as well! This impressive walkway brings you to a whole new level among lush rainforests with amazing views of Langkawi.
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2. Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls
Telaga Tujuh or the Seven Wells Waterfalls as the name suggests is actually a combination of 7 natural pools that have been formed and connected to a river. It is known as Langkawi’s best waterfall! Just imagine having a nice cool dip on a scorching hot day in Langkawi. Ah, bliss!
3. Watch the sunset at Tanjung Rhu beach
If you didn’t know, Tanjung Rhu beach is popular for its mesmerizing sunset views. The beach is perfect for evening walks as the view of the sunset from here is simply picture perfect. To make it even more romantic, set up a picnic date for your loved ones, and have a drink while enjoying the magical sunset!
4. Go for an island hopping tour
Your trip to Langkawi isn’t complete if you don’t add this to your list! Going on an island hopping tour is definitely one of the top things to do in Langkawi. The tour usually takes about 4 hours and it’s better to start in the morning so it won’t get too hot. You may also want to stop by Big Lions Island or Pulau Singa Besar for some eagle watching and eagle feeding.
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5. Go kayaking along Dayang Bunting
Pulau Dayang Bunting’s name literally translates to ‘Island of The Pregnant Maiden’ due to the island resembling the shape of a pregnant lady lying down. At Pulau Dayang Bunting, you can try out kayaking and paddle boats. Pulau Dayang Bunting is one of the popular stops on island hopping tours, so yesss, don’t miss out on an island hopping tour in Langkawi!
6. Try out SKYTREX Adventure Langkawi
If you’re up for something more fun and adventurous, you can try out SKYTREX Adventure Langkawi. It’s an outdoor adventure activity where there are different levels of obstacles that you can challenge yourself. Whether you’re just a beginner, intermediate or advanced level, you’ll have loads of fun with your family and friends here. After that, head on to race on the Go Kart Track at MORAC for some adrenaline pump!
7. Go for an ATV adventure
Another fun thing to do in Langkawi is to discover Langkawi’s wild side and go for an ATV adventure on the island. If you’re an adrenaline junkie, this should be on top of your list! Whether you prefer an ATV beach fun ride or ATV paddyfield & waterfall tour, they have it right here on the island.
8. Experience Langkawi Underwater World
Love the underwater world? Make a visit to Langkawi Underwater World where there are a huge number of different species including giant stingrays, turtles, sharks and even penguins. There’s also a 15-meter-long tunnel where you can walk through and gaze at these magical creatures. This place is perfect for couples, families, friends and kids!
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9. Enjoy a sunset cruise experience
One of the things that can make you fall in love with Langkawi is experiencing a sunset cruise! Depending on the scenery, you get to choose from the few options Langkawi has to offer. This is one of the popular activities here. Some sunset cruises offer packages which include a buffet dinner or meals on board. So why not make it more romantic and opt to have a buffet dinner or a meal while enjoying the gorgeous sunset?
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10. Explore private island Paradise 101
Wondering what Paradise 101 is? It is a private island paradise packed with fun-filled activities such as jetskis, parasailing, banana boat rides, kayaking and more. This private island caters for all whether you just want to relax or enjoy some water sports. If you spend the night here, you can party the night away with some drinks at the beach! Located near Telaga Harbour, Paradise 101 can be accessed by boat shuttle which get you there in just a few minutes.
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