First Time in Kuah

What to Do in Kuah on your First Visit

Travellers visiting Kuah for the first time may know that it’s Langkawi’s main town and arrival point for those who travel via ferries. Kuah offers a multitude of duty-free shopping complexes, where you can shop for imported kitchenware, chocolates, alcohol, cigarettes, apparel and perfume at discounted prices. Visitors can also enjoy a wide range of dining options as well, from local Chinese and seafood restaurants to authentic North Indian cuisine and popular fast food outlets.
The bustling capital of Langkawi Island also features a few landmark attractions, including a 12 metre-tall statue of an eagle at Dataran Lang and folklore-themed park Taman Lagenda Langkawi, both of which are situated within walking distances from Kuah Jetty. Great for first-time visitors to Langkawi, read on for our recommendations of what to do in Kuah in one day.

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  • Top 10 Shopping in Kuah

    Top 10 Shopping in Kuah

    With shopping complexes and unique retail outlets scattered around the town centre, Kuah is a shopping haven for Read More»

  • Teow Soon Huat Duty-Free

    Teow Soon Huat Duty-Free Shopping is the anchor tenant of Langkawi Parade Megamall, a three-storey shopping mall in Kuah Read More»

  • Jetty Point Complex

    Jetty Point Complex

    Jetty Point Complex is a two-storey shopping mall conveniently located at the entrance of Kuah Jetty. It is a Read More»

  • Top 5 Nightlife in Kuah

    The 5 best nightlife in Kuah provide affordable drinks, chilled-out settings, and live music to keep you entertained Read More»

  • Kuah Nightlife A-Z

    When the sun goes down in Kuah, its busy restaurants and stylish hotel bars are truly the best places to go to for a Read More»

  • 5 Best Bars and Pubs in Langkawi

    There are many bars and pubs in Langkawi, mostly situated around Pantai Cenang and Pantai Tengah, offering everything Read More»

  • Gunung Raya Mountain

    Known as the highest mountain in Langkawi, Gunung Raya peaks at 881 metres in height and its dense forest reserve houses Read More»

  • Dataran Lang

    Langkawi Eagle Square

    Set in Kuah, Langkawi Eagle Square is a striking 12 metre-tall sculpture of an eagle poised to take flight is displayed Read More»

  • Al-Hana Mosque

    Al-Hana Mosque

    It is the largest and most popular mosque on the island; its golden dome is unobstructed by the palm trees of the CHOGM Read More»

  • Top 10 Restaurants in Kuah

    Top 10 Restaurants in Kuah

    Serving local delicacies, fresh seafood, as well as Arabic and Indian cuisine, there is no shortage of excellent Read More»

  • Kuah Town Restaurants

    Kuah Restaurants A-Z

    In Kuah Town, expect to find some traditional culinary delights. Because of its relatively large population and number Read More»

  • Langkawi Fish Farm Restaurant

    Langkawi Fish Farm Restaurant is one of Langkawi’s oldest seafood restaurants, which has a loyal following thanks to its Read More»

  • Top 10 Hotels in Kuah

    Top 10 Hotels in Kuah

    Handpicked for a pleasant night’s sleep after exploring Langkawi Island, our best hotels in Kuah offer great value Read More»

  • 10 Best Hotel Discounts in Kuah

    Our list of the 10 best hotel discounts in Kuah offers the best rates for a budget-friendly yet enjoyable tropical Read More»

  • 10 Hotels Travellers Love Most in Kuah

    This list comprises of the 10 hotels travellers love most in Kuah, where previous guests can’t stop raving about in Read More»


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