Popular Attractions in Langkawi


Known as the Jewel of Kedah, Langkawi features one of the best beach destinations in Malaysia.
Not only the breath-taking beaches make memories that last a lifetime with, Langkawi is also filled with historical attractions, superb diving opportunities, thrilling nightlife and souvenirs or local products shopping.

Now, let us introduce the must-visit attractions in Langkawi which we strongly recommend you to add these popular attractions in Langkawi into your itinerary regardless of your preferences.

Pantai Cenang

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Pantai Cenang or Cenang beach definitely tops the chart. It is a vibrant beach town located near the airport. You can get there with just 10 minutes driving. Upon reaching, you will feel the sea breeze and warm sunshine.


A long stretch of shops, restaurants, bars can be found along the main road. We would recommend you to visit it in the late afternoon for a short walk, chill at the bar and wait for the stunning sunset. Cenang beach gets livelier at the night time.


If you are a seafood lover, perhaps you can fix your long cravings with some amazingly fresh and delicious seafood at Orchid Ria Restaurant.

Langkawi Cable Car & Sky Bridge

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This is the most highly sought-after attraction. Reason being? People can’t wait to reach the second highest peak in Langkawi by riding the steepest cable car gradient in the world. Truly an exciting experience you could ask for!


From the top station and sky bridge, it offers breath-taking views of the mountains, valleys, islands and the Andaman Sea. We do remind you to be mentally and physically prepared for the sheer height!


However, it is sometimes closed for maintenance, so please call up in advance to check on the availability.

Eagle Square

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Not sure if you have known how Langkawi derived its name? Its name is known to be originated from the helang (eagle in Malay) and kawi (reddish brown). Eagle Square is a place that should not be missed on a trip here.


A photo with the huge eagle statue is a must for every tourist! The majestic eagle statue at Eagle Square perched over a scenic waterfront plaza further symbolizes the true meaning of Langkawi island.


On a side note, if you are not seeing any eagles during your trip in Langkawi, hop on to the island hopping or mangrove tours! We guarantee you will be seeing abundant of reddish brown eagles. If you are not sure where to reach out the island hopping or mangrove tour operators, drop us a message!

Langkawi Night Market

Night Market

Night markets are the core of local culture in many Asian countries. Night markets are commonly seen in other countries in Asia such as China and Thailand as well. What makes Langkawi night market unique is you can enjoy delicious local food and delicacies at dirt-cheap pricing.


We as the locals love going to the night market as well. So it is a good place for you to experience the local culture and cuisine at the night markets. We always recommend our guests to try out the charcoal grilled chicken (Ayam Panggang or Ayam Bakar) and meat skewers (Satay), Malay Mixed Rice.


The famous night markets are located in Kuah town and Kedawang. You may also visit the night market at Padang Matsirat as well. While they are not available every day, be sure to find out the operating day and hour with our local tour.

Kilim Geopark & Mangroves and Dayang Bunting Island

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Langkawi has been awarded its Langkawi UNESCO Global Geopark thanks to its conservation effort in Machincang Cambrian Geoforest Park, Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, and Dayang Bunting Marble Geoforest park (Island of the Pregnant Maiden Lake).


You will need boat rides to visit these places to witness its beauty. It is a must do activity in Langkawi to enjoy a soothing yet eye-opening ride in the lap of nature. Fun activities like fishing, eagle feeding, exploring bat cave tag along as well.


99% of the visitors would recommend this activity, describing it as a magnificent experience! Nature lovers would love it very much. How about you? Let us know your thought about it.

We hope that the above recommendations are useful to you whilst you are planning the itinerary. At SLC Langkawi Private Tour, we offer customisable private tour in Langkawi. Our mission is to always ensure you enjoy your moments in Langkawi! Feel free to contact us if you have questions about our services. We would be glad to help you out.

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