Langkawi Cable Car

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Langkawi Cable Car

Introduction

The Langkawi Cable Car, also known as Langkawi SkyCab, is one of the major attractions in Langkawi Island, Kedah, Malaysia. It provides an aerial link from the Oriental Village at Teluk Burau to the peak of Gunung Machinchang, which is also the location of the Langkawi Sky Bridge. The total length is 2.2 km (1.4 mi), with a journey time from the base to the top of around 15 minutes. It was officially opened in 2003.

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The Langkawi Cable Car, also known as Langkawi SkyCab

Langkawi Cable Car

Langkawi Cable Car is located just north of Telaga Harbour, Pantai Kok, with the entrance within ‘Oriental Village’ at the foot hill of the Mat Chincang mountain range. It is located to the north-west of the Langkawi International Airport, on the west coast of the main island of Langkawi. It is approximate 30 minutes drive from Kuah town and 15 minutes drive from Langkawi International Airport

Take a cable car ride to the top of Mount Mat Chinchang for breathtaking views of Langkawi and visit the Oriental Village which is a shopping zone built around a beautiful lake against the scenic mountain backdrop.

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Take a cable car ride to the top of Mount Mat Chinchang

Upon arrival at the Oriental Village, ascend Mount Mat Chinchang Hill  for a bird’s eye view of Langkawi. The cable car has the longest suspension in the world between two stations. It was built without constructing any roads through the jungle. At highest tower (72 meters), enjoy the cool air and the view of the highlands before proceeding down to the Oriental Village. At the village, take time to shop at various outlets and enjoy your choice of cuisine for lunch, (at own expense) before returning to your hotel.