Winding down in your own private peninsula – Shady beach holidays

Take a break from the daily hustle by getting some space away from the noise and bustle of the city life. Take a trip to Langkawi.

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An archipelago that is home to 99 islands, Langkawi is the ultimate travel destination for all you beach bums out there. From endless green fields to sandy beaches that seem to stretch out for miles ahead, this is every bit the dream vacation you wanted.

Water sports

Apart from lazing about on the sandy beaches, you can also pump up your adrenaline by partaking in some water sports. Deep sea diving, water skiing, scuba diving and so much more to choose from.

Accommodation

Any holiday resort in Langkawi would be a great choice, thus go for properties like Berjaya Langkawi Resort for added benefits and luxury holiday vibes. There are many hotels along the beach in Langkawi and choosing to stay in one will ensure you have access to a private beach too.

Shopping

Save a day for this during your vacation. The local shopping scene is perfect to grab some hippie beach clothes for your stay and also to take back home a few souvenirs. From malls to tiny authentic stores that sell handmade artefacts, Langkawi is good for any shopaholic out there.

 

 

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Why you should go to Langkawi Island for your next holiday – A city with an appealing mix of picturesque places

Located in Malaysia’s west coast, Langkawi is an archipelago surrounded by turquoise sea, jungle clad-hills and picturesque paddy fields. Here’s why you should visit Langkawi.

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Dataran Lang – Langkawi Eagle Square

This 12-metre-high statue is one of the island’s most prominent monuments. Apart from this majestic sculpture you also find breathtaking views of Kuah Bay from here and there are miniature fountains, terraces and bridges that make this a top attraction in Langkawi amongst tourists. The best time to come here is early morning or late evening when the sunlight is less intense.

Underwater World Langkawi

Want to witness exotic species of marine creatures including the biggest freshwater fish in the world? The Underwater World Langkawi will be an ideal place to be at. The complex is divided into 3 sections such as Tropical Rainforest, Sub-Antarctic, and Temperate and within these, you can witness more 200 species of fish. Many hotels in Langkawi Island the likes of Berjaya Langkawi Resort gives easy access to the Langkawi Underwater World and city’s iconic attractions.

Langkawi Cable Cars

One of the most popular activities in Langkawi is the cable cars! Visitors are taken all the way up to the second highest point in the country, Mount Mat Cincang where the journey begins. When you are moving to the top the bird’s eye view of Langkawi and the adjoining islands are simply breathtaking.

Island Hopping

Island hopping in Langkawi will take you on a journey to discover the illustrious islets of the country. Generally, the tour will start at Pulau Singa Besar from where you can watch the majestic eagles roaming in the blue skies. Boat drivers throw in bits of chicken into the water and the eagles’ dive to catch their prey in great precision.

 

 

 

Intrigued by history, art and food, Lavinia Woolf is a writer who is passionate about the extraordinary and writes of the exhilarating and enchanting. Google+

Horse riding in Langkawi – An experience to cherish

Riding horses is undoubtedly a fun activity. There is no better feeling than feeling the wind in your face as you and your horse move on as one! Here are some facts about horse riding in Langkawi.

Horse Riding

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A Holiday with a difference

If you love horse riding, then that can be a top reason to visit beautiful Langkawi. It is truly a once in a lifetime experience to ride through mountainous terrains, lush rainforests that lead to mesmeric beaches. If you want to learn more about the local culture you can choose to ride through Langkawi while enjoying its exotic flora and fauna, picturesque landscapes, wildlife, and dense jungles.

Location

A good way to begin your horse-riding adventure will be to look into a favourable form of accommodation. Those who opt to stay at a hotel in Langkawi the likes of Berjaya Langkawi Resort will come across breathtaking and challenging riding trails to indulge in a memorable horse-riding experience.

Rides for inexperienced

If you are a first-time rider or simply inexperienced? No worries! You can enjoy a horseback riding with complete peace of mind since the horse is led by an expert who uses a lead rope. You can choose the jungle or beach for a fun ride because the guide will walk with you all along.

Jungle Ride

This is the most popular ride in Langkawi. Riding through Mount Mat Cincang and going up and down through the forest will enable you to witness different birds and amazing wildlife.

Catalina Forbes is a travel writer who bases her content on many thrilling escapades experienced across the world. Google+