However you like to spend your holiday, Langkawi offers plenty of tempting activities to fill your itinerary. Indulge in some retail therapy, immerse yourself in culture, or relax and unwind at the spa – the choice is yours.
Langkawi’s duty-free status allows visitors to purchase liquor, chocolate, perfume, and more at a fraction of the usual price. A vibrant array of malls and markets combine modern, imported goods with unique, locally made souvenirs.
Engage with Langkawi’s rich culture at a variety of fascinating museums, beautiful temples, and the intriguing Oriental Village. Uncover history, legends, and secrets through art, sculptures, memorabilia, stories, and tours by knowledgeable local staff.
Many people find that they feel more relaxed the moment they breathe in Langkawi’s laid-back atmosphere. However, if you really want to unwind and de-stress, visit one of Langkawi’s wellness centres which are dotted around the island for a traditional Malay massage, or an invigorating scrub or rejuvenating facial. Alternatively seek spiritual guidance at one of several yoga retreats. Langkawi’s unspoilt nature provides the perfect, serene location to learn or practice yoga. Spend a day practicing to find balance at the end of your adventure, or stay at a retreat for a whole week.