Kedah > Beach & Island
Langkawi Island is one of the most famous tourist spot not only in Kedah, but in Malaysia itself. This Island which is surrounded by turquoise sea, greenery and hills and beautiful scenery is made up along with 99 islands on Malaysia’s West Coast. So if you are looking for some good duty-free alcohol, cigarettess, chocolates and attractive souvenirs – this is the place to be! With more than over 30 attractions in Langkawi itself such as Oriental Village, Underwater World Langkawi, Pantai Hitam and lots more – this island can indeed bring in tourist from all over the world enjoying what Langkawi has to offer. So travel to Langkawi Island, Kedah now and explore the best of this beautiful spot!
How to travel to Langkawi Island, Kedah?
By Road – Visitors travelling by road will need to drive to Kuala Kedah or Kuala Perlis as there’s where the jetty is located. If you are coming from KL, the journey will take about 6 hours.
By Air – The Langkawi International Airport at Padang Mat Sirat is located just 20 km from Kuah and 8 km from the beach resorts in Pantai Cenang. One may take the Malaysia Airlines or Air Asia based on your convenience.
By Rail – With Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB) or Malayan Railway, you may take the train which will provide comfortable and economical rail services from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar and Arau. As there’s no direct trainsservices to Langkawi, hence you will need to take a taxi or bus to Kuala Kedah or Kuala Perlis separately and then carry on by ferry to Langkawi.
By Ferry – One can take a ferry from 4 ports where three is from Kuala Perlis, Kuala Kedah and Penang Island in Malaysia and one in southern Thailand.
Location: Langkawi, Kedah.