langkawi-mapThe Legendary Island

Langkawi Island or Pulau Langkawi is one of the most popular island resort in Malaysia as well as an internationally recognized tourist destination. Situated off the north western coast of peninsular Malaysia in the Straits of Malacca, this archipelago consists of 104 islands.
The main tourist attraction of Langkawi Island is of course due to its un-spoilt natural beauty. The island is surrounded by virgin white sandy beaches and crystal clear blue sea with higher ground covered with tropical vegetation in the center part.
We cannot omit the many legends and myths associated with the island when introducing Langkawi. The most talk about is none other than curse of Mahsuri for seven generations.

Duty Free Shopping Paradise

The island is also a duty free shopping paradise which provides variety of local and imported goods. Popular items like perfumes, cosmetic, leather goods, sport wares, handicrafts, chocolates, liquor and tobacco are tourists’ favorites. You only need to stay in Langkawi for a minimum of 48 hours to take back home a reasonable amount of tax free goods.

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kuala perlis jettySituated at the mouth of the Perlis River, Kuala Perlis is about 15 km away from the capital town of Kangar in the state of Perlis in Malaysia.

Kuala Perlis is a small fishing port with a population of about 10,000 people and definitely visitors will not be impressed if they are looking for colorful city life. But tourist still flocks into this sleepy small town for other reasons.

The Kuala Perlis ferry terminal is a popular transit point for tourist to visit the famous Island Resort of Pulau Langkawi or the Langkawi Islands.

Being the main fishing hub in the northern part of Malaysia, Kuala Perlis also offer fresh and cheap seafood. You can enjoy yourself with some of the best recipes from the origin of Chinese, Malays and even Thai style cooking.

Kuala Perlis is one place you will not get disappointed when in a transit.

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