If you’re searching for a luxury family-friendly holiday in Malaysia look no further than Langkawi. Home to pristine beaches, acres of rainforest and duty-free shopping, this destination is sure to tick every traveller’s box.
With a land mass of 185-miles expect hotels to be close to all the action. Although there is no public transport on the island, vehicle rental is common and taxis work on a fixed rate making exploring simple. Many of the five-star resorts and accommodation options are inspired by the tropical island backdrop, making them feel like a true extension of paradise. Spas are also commonly featured in the hotels, perfect for unwinding after a long day while your send the little ones to the on-site kids' club.
Some resorts even have award-winning golf courses that put the most experienced through their paces and others also have direct beach access to some of the most acclaimed sands in the world. Turquoise waters and golden dunes greet many visitors to this Malaysian jewel with every member of the party sure to find their favourite. Whether you’re a family wanting a plethora of activities beachside or a honeymooning couple seeking a secluded picnic accompanied by palm trees, Langkawi is the place for you.
Seafood is top of the menu in Lankawi. However, the night markets are a must for an authentic taste of Malaysia. Whether you want nasi campur, sambal or laksa, traditional eateries are in abundance.
Landmarks such as Eagle Square and its famed eagle statue make quite the Instagram snap as well as being close to many of the hotels. Other attractions that keeps visitors coming back for more include the Sky Bridge and cable cars promising its visitors magnificent views of more than 100 islands that make this destination so worthwhile. An army of wildlife parks, island hopping tours and museums means that boredom simply isn’t an option when staying in this beautiful nirvana.
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Island-hopping is an ever-popular excursion that many visitors make during their stay thanks to Langkawi being made up of more than 100 islands. Whether you choose to venture through the lush greenery of Pulau Singa Besar or go snorkelling in Pulau Beras Basah, you’re sure to be having the time of your life while doing it.
Good to know
- Time difference: UTC +8
- Capital: Kuah Town
- Nearest Airport: Langkawi International Airport
- Instagram Opportunity: Eagle Square
Best Time To Travel
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