Langkawi Island is known as the Jewel of Kedah for a reason – an archipelago of 99 islands, it is home to a treasure trove of nature. From tropical rainforests and majestic mountains to the vast turquoise waters of Andaman Sea surrounding it, Langkawi offers fascinating nature scenes and is also widely recognised for its water-based activities. The abundance of nature in Langkawi earned itself the award as World Heritage Geopark by UNESCO, making it the first Global Geopark in Southeast Asia. You are in for an exciting adventure exploring the outdoors here in Langkawi!
As Langkawi is situated near the equator, you can expect hot and humid tropical weather throughout the year which makes travelling convenient and worry-free. Nevertheless, the best time to visit Langkawi is between November to April, a season where there is a balance of sunshine and light rainfall for you to enjoy water sport activities to the fullest. Langkawi experiences the rainy season between September to October, however rest assured that the rainfall and storms are not too drastic and does not usually affect the lifestyle in Langkawi.
Besides admiring the picturesque scenery, duty-free shopping is one of the next best attractions here in Langkawi. Shop a wide range of products such as liquor, chocolates, perfume and many others in the best duty-free outlets located in prime areas like Kuah Town and Pantai Cenang.
Travels are not complete without good food! Some of the most popular restaurants are located in Kuah Town, Pantai Cenang and Pantai Tengah, filled with authentic local Malay and Chinese delicacies and fresh seafood to satisfy your taste buds and keep you energised during your trip!
Golfing in Langkawi is another main activity for sport and outdoor enthusiasts to enjoy away from the sea. Gunung Raya Golf Resort offers a refreshing golfing experience with comprehensive facilities surrounded by the beauty of nature. Make your reservation with us today, and allow us the opportunity to serve you and make your experience here an unforgettable one.