Naturally Langkawi : 10 Must Visit Spot in Langkawi Part 2/2Thursday, December 05, 2013
6) Underwater World Langkawi
Location : Pantai Cenang, Langkawi, Kedah, MalaysiaI was surprised to see some land animal in Underwater world as I expect only marine life will be seen…. Good thing is the Underwater is located near Cenang Beach and if you staying nearby then it will be very convenient to drop by for a visit!
Operation Hours : 10.00 a.m to 6.00 p.m daily. 9.30 a.m to 6.30 p.m during public holiday
Entrance Fee : Adult (RM 38/ RM 28 for Malaysian) & Children ( RM 28/ RM 18 for Malaysian)
Nearby Attraction : Pantai Cenang, Morac Go Kart, Laman Padi
What to do : Animals Feeding, Marine Life watching & upclose interactions, photo taking
Website : http://www.underwaterworldlangkawi.com.my
At the entrance there is boards of information and picture where you can learn about the animals and marine life too…
Being Malaysia largest aquarium means they are capable of housing a large collection of over 4000 aquatic lives! Guess what, there is more than 100 specially designed tank being the house of more than 100 species of seashell and other sea creatures. Beside that, you will also be able to view various animals, bird and inhabitants of the sub-Antarctic, Temperate and Tropical Rainforest regions.
We first walk through a path where I can see lizards and chameleon..
- Large collection of over 4000 aquatic lives.
- More than 500 species of animals and sea creatures
- Various animals, birds and inhabitants of the sub-Antarctic Temperate and Tropical Rainforest regions are also on display here
- More than 100 species of seashells
Second highlight is this unique Mamorset… First time seeing one, they have a tiny face with whisker alike ear! Do you know marmoset is the smallest monkey found in the Amazon? When I passing by they keep running back to their cave and I could hardly take picture of their face!! So below pic was taken by Tian Chad!
Of course we see many fishes, jelly, seashells and many other sea creature exhibit in the specifically designed aquarium!
I find the jelly fish the most attractive one most like because of their stunning bright hue!
Towards the end of the showroom, we saw this weird fish that has a very long body which can swim through the holes of the sea rocks… Literally like a longggggggg snake fish!
Shall we continue our animal exploring?? What about eagle watching?
7) Eagle Square
Location : Kuah, Langkawi, Kedah, MalaysiaHere you can’t see real eagle but a huge Eagle sculpture getting ready to fly off… Well here is a place where you can take many beautiful pictures featuring the Eagle which marks your present in Langkawi! It’s a must take picture when you visit Langkawi! Other background that you may want to take a sight are the wide wavy sea, peaks of mountains, cotton clouds, bridges and also buildings surrounding the Eagle Square.
Operation Hours : 24hour
Entrance Fee : Free
Nearby Attraction : Chogm Park, Legend Park
What to do : Sight seeing, photo taking, Sea view
Website : N/A
“Because Langkawi is derived from the word Lang (Eagle in Malay) + Kawi (Reddish Brown in Malay) hence Langkawi.”
8) MARDI Agro Technology Park
Location : Jalan Padang Gaong, Lubuk Semilang, Langkawi, Kedah, MalaysiaHave a farm tour in MARDI Agro Technology park to get a closer look on how local tropical fruits plant look like…. You will be greeted with an array of fresh fruit buffet before you have a tour to into the huge farm. You can also learn about various technology used to grow these fruits…
Operation Hours : 8.30 am – 5.00 pm. Closed on Friday
Entrance Fee : Adult (RM20) | Children (RM 10)
Nearby Attraction : Makam Mahsuri, Gunung Raya, Kampung Buku
What to do : Farm Visit, Enjoy eating fresh Fruit, Photo Taking
Website : http://tatml.mardi.gov.my
You can also visit the grape farm which is our favourite spot!!! Seeing the grape dangling from the top is really cute!
I took a few back to our van to chew on…Hehe..they are so juicy and crunchy!
9) Makam Mahsuri
Location : Lot FF8, Jalan Makam Mahsuri, Langkawi, Kedah, MalaysiaVisit the famous Makam Mahsuri (Mahsuri Tomb) which is a legend in Langkawi you must discover. Beside visiting her tomb, you can also visit the house where Mahsuri used to stay. There is also an exhibit hall where you can see pictures of Mahsuri and her other generation.. They are all very beautiful.
Operation Hours : 8.00 am – 6.30 pm.
Entrance Fee : Adult (RM 7) | Children (RM 5)
Nearby Attraction : MARDI, Gunung Raya, Kampung Buku
What to do : Watch Mahsuri Play, Learn about Mahsuri history
Website : N/A
10) Cenang Beach
Location : Pantai Cenang, Langkawi, Kedah, MalaysiaOne of the must visit beach in Langkawi…Though water wasn’t really clear and there is no sunrise when we were there but it’s a nice spot to take some pictures… If you are lucky you will be able to see beautiful sunrise.
Operation Hours : 24hours
Entrance Fee : free
Nearby Attraction : Underwater World, Laman Padi, Night Market
What to do : Sea view, sight seeing, swimming
Website : N/A
Now gonna spam all my pictures….
picture below credit to tianchad.com
So that is all the 10 must visit spot in Langkawi, have you visited any of these spot?? Do you love it or otherwise? Share with me..
Till then bye bye…I am still in Chendu, China currently…Stay tune for my cute panda post!