Langkawi is a Malaysian archipelago of 99 islands dotting the Andaman Sea. Belonging to the state of Kedah, Langkawi is officially called â€œLangkawi, the Jewel of Kedahâ€. The mainland is home to spectacular Paddy fields situated amidst tiny green hills whereas the coastline has beautiful sandy white beaches fringed by palm trees. Langkawi can be regarded as Malaysiaâ€™s best diving and snorkelling destination.
There are a lot of amazing things one can do in Langkawi. To start off with, the Langkawi Cable Car ride is a great way to soak in the absolute beauty of this island. The Cable car ride takes you to the Langkawi Sky Bridge. A walk along this curvy bridge will give you picturesque views of the Mount Gunung Mat Cincang. The iconic Eagle square or the Dataran Lang is also worth the visit. It has a 12-meter tall sculpture of an eagle and has plenty of restaurants and shops where you can buy duty-free items. The Underwater World Langkawi is located by the Pantai Cenang beach and is nothing short of a spectacle and is home to over 500 aquatic species. Just next to this place is The Zon Shopping Paradise, where you can go duty-free shopping. When visiting Langkawi one also gets a chance to explore the dense rainforests in the Gunung Raya which is also the highest peak in Langkawi. This place is jam-packed with a diverse wildlife population; most prominent among them are the flying foxes, leaf monkeys and mountain hawk eagles. Another tourist attraction in Langkawi is the Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls.
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