If you plan to visit one of the most romantic islands in Southeast Asia, Langkawi, then couples can follow the tips and information below to prepare for their perfect honeymoon.
1. Choose the right time
Langkawi has a warm climate all year round, with an average temperature of about 28 degrees Celsius. However, the best time to enjoy your honeymoon is cool, pleasant with dry weather, during the dry season, from October to March.
2. Resort and Hotel
Couples can afford a budget for romantic accommodation that fits into the honeymoon of a young couple to enjoy private space and high-end services. Some of the top 5-star hotels in Langkawi like The Danna with infinity pool overlooking the beautiful beach.
Andaman Resort is designed in royal style, the villas have pools and private beach, Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa with a system of rooms designed entirely from wood close to nature; Four Season Hotel & Resort, top of the best resort hotel in Langkawi with its own emerald green beach with rooms, bungalows are furnished with delicate décor.
If you want to save money, you can find more affordable hotels and resorts near Pantai Cenang, the most crowded place on the island. In the high season or at weekends, the island attracts a lot of visitors, so it needs to be more active and secure (payment by visa card).
3. Beautiful tourist spots
Langkawi consists of 99 islands, 478.48 km² large, this place attracts tourists by the two most crowded areas: Kuah Town center, where has the port and Pantai Cenang beach, and Langkawi Airport which are located at Kuah Ferry Terminal, the highlight is the 12-meter-high eagle, spreading its wide wings like welcoming bustling tourists to visit the island. This is also the ideal place for couples to enjoy the most romantic sunset together.
An indispensable highlight is the Oriental Village, a complex of hotels, commercial and entertainment centers in the mountains. Here you will have the chance to experience Cable Car system, which will take visitors to the observatory on the top of the mountain to enjoy the majestic mountains, the panorama of Kuah Bay with the beautiful sail underneath.
Then there is the adventurous experience of traveling on the Sky Bridge, located 700 meters above sea level, with its unique 125m arc-shaped design, connecting the Mount Mat Cincang and neighboring mountains.
Some other tours that tourists choose are visiting Eagle Island to admire many unique species of birds and eagles. This is often at a cost of RM30/ person for four hours of boat rowing, you will also arrive at Pulau Singa Besar (Lion Island).
Besides, from Pantai Cenang and Pantai Tengah areas, you can buy a sightseeing tour and bathe in a unique lake called Pregnant Maiden Lake, surrounded by mountains in the middle of the sea.
You can also take part in scuba diving tours, visit the geological park with the lake created from the limestone pit thousands of years ago. In the evening, many couples stroll along Cenang Beach, drop by the bar, sip cocktails or local drinks and enjoying the crowded, eventful atmosphere.
You should try many traditional Malaysian dishes at Pantai Cenang and Pantai Tengah. Some typical dishes such as aromatic coconut Nasi Lemak, Coconut noodles, Penang Assam Laksa noodles ranked seventh in the list of 50 best food in the world; barbecue satay – famous street food in Malaysia, Char Kuey Teow; Rojak Root Vegetable Salad; roti Canal,…
A good suggestion for you to experience is the Fish Farm restaurant, serving a variety of European and Asian dishes and especially traditional Malaysian dishes.
The beautiful island of Langkawi also attracts shoppers, because all the goods are tax-free. Household products, perfume, chocolate, beer, cigarettes, cigars are 30-50% cheaper than Kuala Lumpur stores. Shops on the island are open from 10-22am.