Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Langkawi Island

Langkawi Island is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Langkawi Island one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Langkawi Island is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Langkawi Island or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Langkawi Island. Explore the historical monuments of Langkawi Island with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Langkawi Island guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Langkawi Island page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Langkawi Island with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Dataran Lang

    #1 of 4 Historical Places in Langkawi Island
    Dataran Lang

    Tags: Bridge, Square, Fountain, Sculpture

    Address: Kuah Jetty, Kedah, 07000 Langkawi, Malaysia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is one of the most popular man made attraction on the islands and is also called as eagle square. It includes a large eagle sculpture posed to take a flight and is 12 meter in height. Due to its ...Read more

  2. Wat Wanararm

    #2 of 4 Historical Places in Langkawi Island
    Wat Wanararm Image
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    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Garden, Architecture

    Address: Jalan Ayer Hangat, Kuah, Kedah, 07000 Langkawi, Malaysia

    Wat Koh Wanararm is a temple complex and consists of a main hall, 8 stupas, a garden with Buddha statues, pagodas and prayer wheels and the ‘Goddess of Mercy’ statue carved out into the hi...Read more

  3. Lagenda Park

    #3 of 4 Historical Places in Langkawi Island
    Lagenda Park

    Tags: Park, Statue, Picnic Spot, Sculpture

    Address: Kuah, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Spread over 20 hectares of area, this huge park land has been interestingly themed on the various folklore and myths on Langkawi since prehistoric era. Sculptures, grand entrances, ponds and romantic ...Read more

  4. Makam Mahsuri

    #4 of 4 Historical Places in Langkawi Island
    Makam Mahsuri

    Tags: Garden, Tomb

    Address: Jalan Makam Mahsuri, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Mahsuri was the most beautiful woman in Langkawi and was admired by the village chief who wanted to marry her. However, the chiefs opposed the thought and soon Mahsuri married a soldier who had to lea...Read more

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