More than two million tourists visit Langkawi every year, lured for the most part by the promise of sun, sea and sand. The island boasts a large number of beaches to choose from, each with its own character. Here’s a roundup of the best beaches on Langkawi, some very busy, others well off the beaten track:
Pantai Cenang and Pantai Tengah
The vast majority of tourists who comes to Langkawi stay at two adjacent sweeps of sand in the south west of the island, Pantai Cenang and Pantai Tengah.