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3 Days in Langkawi: The Perfect Itinerary for Your Beach Getaway

Langkawi Island is renowned as the Jewel of Kedah. Blessed with plenty of remarkably beautiful beaches, this popular tourist spot is a home to almost 99 islands. Full of magnificent nature wonders, this island offers alluring attractions to be discovered.

Apart from its pristine beaches and crystal clear waters, Langkawi also offers well-conserved rainforest and mountains. Here is the complete 3-day itinerary for the perfect beach getaway that you’ve always dreamed of. Let’s go!


Day 1

Island Hopping > Pulau Payar Snorkeling > Pantai Cenang

Island Hopping

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Your beach vacation is incomplete without a trip for island hopping! Why stay stuck on one island when you can conquer more? Explore the scenic tropical islands of Langkawi and catch the sight of exotic wild animals, such as eagles, monkeys, and tropical fish.

Not keen on taking a long, bumpy boat ride? Hop on a stylish jet ski and go for Langkawi island-hopping with a thrilling start. Book yours now and get the best price!



Pulau Payar Snorkeling

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One of the most beautiful islands in Langkawi, Pulau Payar is a paradise for snorkeling enthusiasts. Located close to the main island, it offers pure crystal clear seawater and an unpolluted ocean environment for you to relax and enjoy. Apart from that, you even have the chance to swim with baby sharks living by the shore-side!

Snorkel in the pristine ocean waters and discover the vibrant marine life. Book your Pulau Payar snorkeling package here.



Pantai Cenang

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Langkawi’s longest and most famous beach, Pantai Cenang lies on the western coast. Just a 10-minute drive from Langkawi International Airport, this beach is conveniently accessible. There are a number of beach activities to indulge in; jet skiing, parasailing, and scuba diving. On the other hand, its nightlife is considered the liveliest in Langkawi.



Day 2

Underwater World Langkawi > Langkawi Wildlife Park > Crocodile Adventureland

Underwater World Langkawi

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One of Langkawi’s most prominent attractions, Underwater World is a must-visit. Located in Pantai Cenang, this huge aquarium is conveniently accessible. If you love the underwater life of the ocean, don’t miss out on the chance to admire over 200 amazing marine and fresh-water creatures. Simply skip the queue and get your ticket here for a hassle-free visit.

Address: Jalan Pantai Cenang, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah
Contact: +604-955 6100
Opening Hours: Daily, 10.00 am – 6.00 pm



Langkawi Wildlife Park

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Embark into a wildlife park adventure at Langkawi Wildlife Park. For animal lovers, this is the time for you to engage with the wildlife. Get hands-on and personal experience with a number of adorable animals during feeding sessions. This tropical garden is also home to a variety of vibrantly colorful bird species. Plan your visit ASAP and book your ticket now!

Address: Lot 1485, Kampung Belanga Pecah, Jalan Ayer Hangat, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah
Contact: +604-966 5855
Opening Hours: Daily, 8.30 am – 6.00 pm



Crocodile Adventureland

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Formerly known as the Crocodile Farm, this attraction is also locally named as Taman Buaya. The entire land is spread across over 20 acres and houses over 4,000 crocodile species, which makes it the largest crocodile farm in Langkawi. You can even meet ‘Bujang Lang’, one of the world’s largest crocodiles in captivity. It weighs around 1,000 kilograms! Get your ticket here.

Address: Mukim Air Hangat, Jalan Datai, Kampung Kubang Badak, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah
Contact: +604-959 2559
Opening Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 10.00 am – 5.00 pm
Friday – Sunday: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm



Day 3

Pantai Kok > Langkawi Sky Cab & Sky Bridge > Seven Wells Waterfall

Pantai Kok

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Located northwest of the airport, Pantai Kok is in the opposite direction to the touristy, crowded areas in Langkawi. Despite looking relatively undeveloped, these gorgeous stretches of sand are actually dominated by high-end upscale resorts. In addition to its natural beauty, Pantai Kok is also renowned for its magnificent and unique architecture lighthouse, and yacht club.


Langkawi Sky Cab & Sky Bridge

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Complete your trip in Langkawi by hopping on to its very own sky cab! Get a bird’s-eye view from the top and marvel at Langkawi’s lively tropical nature. The route features Mount Mat Cincang, its summit is Langkawi’s second tallest peak. Once you reach the top, don’t miss out on the chance to walk on the Langkawi Sky Bridge. The impressive 125-meter curved bridge allows you to get the best peek of all. Book your ticket here to get the best price.

Address: Jalan Telaga Tujuh, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah
Opening Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 10.00 am – 6.00 pm
Friday – Sunday: 9.30 am – 6.00 pm



Seven Wells Waterfall

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End your trip to Langkawi by visiting this enchanting waterfall. Nestled in Mount Mat Cincang, Seven Wells Waterfall is actually a natural series of seven interconnected pools with different levels of water streams. This captivating natural landmark is superbly magical – the locals believe that it is the home of fairies!

Address: Jalan Telaga Tujuh, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah
Opening Hours: Daily, 8.30 am – 7.30 pm




A 3-days trip to Langkawi is definitely going to be your perfect beach getaway. Still looking for a place to stay? Why not consider an ocean-facing accommodation that comes with a sunset cruise dinner. Resort World Langkawi offers the best view of Langkawi’s coastline. Escape from the city hassle life and book your stay here!


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