Lagenda Langkawi Dalam Taman

Pulau Langkawi

A landscaped ‘folklore theme park’ that stretches along the waterfront. Brightly coloured statues around the lakes illustrate several Langkawi legends, with signboards in English. It’s a popular spot for joggers.

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Nearby Pulau Langkawi attractions

1. Masjid Al-Hana


Pulau Langkawi's largest place of worship sits near the water in Kuah.

2. Gunung Raya

4.72 MILES

The tallest mountain on Pulau Langkawi (881m) can be reached by a snaking, paved road through the jungle. It’s a spectacular drive to the top with views…

3. Kota Mahsuri

5.17 MILES

The story of Mahsuri, a Malay princess who was unjustly accused of adultery and put a curse on Langkawi in revenge, is commemorated at this historical…

4. Langkawi Wildlife Park

5.37 MILES

While there are plenty of animals around (with an emphasis on exotic birds), feeding is encouraged and animals are kept in relatively poor conditions…

5. Galeria Perdana

6.29 MILES

Established by prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad, who was born in Kedah and is credited with transforming the fortunes of Langkawi by granting it duty…

6. Kilim Karst Geoforest Park

6.46 MILES

The jetty near Tanjung Rhu is the main departure point for boat trips into the extensive mangrove forests with stunning limestone formations that edge…

7. Durian Perangin

6.65 MILES

The swimming pools here are a 10-minute walk up paved steps through the forest, with pagoda-like shaded seating areas along the way. The water is always…

8. Underwater World

8.84 MILES

With an imposing facade that makes it something of a landmark on the main Cenang strip, this aquarium features 500 species of marine and freshwater…