Langkawi is one of the most beautiful and busiest tourist islands in Malaysia. Although some of its beaches are under development, still Langkawi remains green and beautiful. It was declared a World Geopark by UNESCO. The exotic natural beauty of this island attracts tourists from all around the World. It is also considered to be accessible from all parts of the world. Langkawi is a duty-free island, which is excellent for tourists.
Being only 40 minutes flight away from Malaysia, the island is the biggest of 99 islands in the Andaman sea covering an area of 184 square miles. Langkawi is famous for its powder-fine sand beaches and turquoise seawater. The tourists mostly enjoy the underwater world that is full of adventure and joy rides. Langkawi enhances the holidays of tourists by providing them with the best and adventurous tour they can ever imagine. With a touch of natural beauty, Langkawi ranks amongst the best places to visit in Malaysia. Here is also a travel guide on places to visit in Langkawi.
Getting to Langkawi
Langkawi is an extremely busy island where travelers from all around the world to enjoy quality time with their loved ones. It is very close to Thailand and you can reach Langkawi through multiple sources. As the island is very popular, there will be no trouble booking for a ticket to Langkawi. There are multiple ways to get to Langkawi. Let us discuss some of the possibilities to get to Langkawi.
From Kuala Kedah (Malaysia) and Koh Lipe and Satun (Thailand), slow ferries head to Langkawi daily. Ferries are the cheapest option to go for as it takes only one and a half hours from the mainland to reach Langkawi. Kuah is the mainland of Langkawi where the majority of travelers arrive making it the busiest place in Langkawi.
Via Speed boats
If you want to travel faster and need privacy, then speed or fast boats are the perfect options. Just prepare to get wet through the journey and in no time you will reach Langkawi.
It is the most expensive option among all the others. Langkawi International Airport is small but a very busy airport that is located near the north-west side of the island. You can rent a car online from our website depending upon your family and luggage. We provide an easy car rental service. We can pick you from the airport and drop you at your desired/booked hotel.
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Langkawi is an island that is full of surprises. One of the most impressive and delightful spots is the Langkawi Sky Bridge. Being located at 2,300 ft above sea level, the Sky Bridge is considered to be spectacular in its design. The bridge is 125 meters long and can bear 250 people at a time. It is 1.8 meters wide and has steel railings on both sides. The design of the bridge is unique as it is curved around the mountains providing tourists with a great view of the whole of Langkawi green landscape.
How To Get To Langkawi Sky Bridge
Getting to Sky Bridge is adventurous and thrilling. You have to travel a few hundred feet upward using a cable car. The cable car stops at the final station that is the Sky Bridge. From here you disembark from the cable car and move forward on foot. There is no reason to worry about safety because the Bridge encloses with double steel railings and wire mesh. Only those people get afraid of who is afraid of heights. Otherwise, there is no reason to question the safety of the Sky Bridge.
View From The Sky Bridge
From the Sky Bridge, you will see the natural beauty of the mountains. The scenes of the sky and sea are truly mesmerizing. From the observatory deck, you can see an island of Thailand (Tarutao). The end of the bridge extends from Mount Man Cincang to neighboring mountains which truly is an amazing view.
Langkawi Sky Bridge is a perfect place to capture photos and memories. The cold winds and amazing view will add to the beauty of nature. Besides views and photos, there is no pretty much entertaining rides or stalls. But there are stalls near the cable car for souvenirs. Other than this, the Sky Bridge is completely a place for calmness and unbelievable natural views.
Hiring Or Renting A Car to Sky Bridge
To reach the bridge, you can take a taxi or rent a car from Kuah. Kuah is the main town of Langkawi where most of the travelers stay. Depending on your ease and number of travelers, you can rent a car online by clicking here. We provide you a great service at impeccable prices. Ranging from mini cars, sedans, luxury cars to SUVs, we make sure that our clients get the best experience of traveling with us.
Through the oriental village that is duty-free and artificially made, the Sky Bridge is accessible just northwest of the airport. The car will take you till here, from here you have to buy tickets for SkyCab. The cable car will take you upwards from here and to its final station that is the Sky Bridge.
Langkawi is the busiest during the holidays. You can only imagine getting a crowd-free beach at any time of the year. The natural beauty of Langkawi is insane. Travelers come from all around the world to see the famous Sky Bridge. The curved design, height, and walkway through mountains and forests are a thing of beauty and pure skills. Cable cars and SkyCab makes the journey to the Sky Bridge thrilling as it takes you above 2,300 ft above sea level. The safety of the Sky Bridge is ensured by double steel railings on both sides. The views from the Sky Bridge is to die for, you can see the whole of Langkawi.
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