Discover all the attractions in Langkawi

Pool at Meritus Pelangi Beach resort & Spa in Langkawi, Malaysia


Head out from the Meritus Pelangi for a day of watersports fun in Cenang Beach, shop at the Langkawi duty free or visit one of the many other attractions the island has to offer. Whatever you choose, Langkawi’s best attractions are within reach when you stay with us.

Langkawi Island is located just off the coast of North Western Malaysia, about 30km from Kuala Perlis, and close to Thailand. Langkawi is part of an archipelago of 99 islands and the island itself is the largest, measuring about 478.5 sq km, and is only one with any real inhabitants. It is fringed by lovely beaches such as Pelangi Beach and Cenang Beach and still boasts a peaceful rural landscape with villages and paddy fields. Although you also have other activities such as shopping at the Langkawi duty free.

Langkawi is the first UNESCO geopark in Southeast Asia. Visit the abundant rainforests teeming with exotic flora and fauna, limestone and karst formations, caves with stalactites and stalagmites and beautiful beaches within an urban setting, complete with world class infrastructure, including an international airport, jetty, hotels and duty-free shopping facilities.