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5 Truly Amazing Must-See in Langkawi

Yeah‼️ The diamond 💎 of Kedah state of Malaysia 🇲🇾 this round ✌🏻😃

Ohh…Where you may ask❓⁉️

It’s Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝aka duty free 🆓 shopping 🛒🛍🎁 island🌴🏖🏝 Have you been❓⁉️ Yes✅❓⁉️ Not yet ❌❓⁉️

It’s not too late to plan your island 🌴🏖🏝trip then 🤗

Guess what❓⁉️

Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝has changed better 👍🏻🙌🏻 as compared to her last visit 😁

Hmm…To be fair, that’s couples of years ago…yes✅, a long long time 😌

 

Guess what❓⁉️

She actually only remembered Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝 for duty free 🆓 shopping 🛒🛍🎁 & must buy chocolatesss 🍫🍫😋🤤

Ha…Ha…Definitely more than just that, SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 is gonna sharing some places📍📍recently explored during her island stay 🌴🏖🏝

Air Hangat 💦💧Village 🏘🏡🏘

Air Hangat / Ayer Hangat 💦💧Village 🏘🏡🏘 (In Malaysia🇲🇾’s national language & meant for hot spring village) is located approximately 14km (20mins drive🚗🚙) North of the Kuah Town (its largest town) of Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝

There are 3️⃣-tiered hot spring 💦💧wells here & well known as its centre of attraction 👍🏻😍🤩

Guess what❓⁉️

It’s a natural salt water 💦💧hot spring ya

Yes✅, not the commonly found fresh water 💦💧 hot spring within Malaysia🇲🇾

Moreover, it’s not nearby sea 🌊 side, this village is located 📍in the middle of Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝

This is really rare & can only be found in 3️⃣ other countries in the world i.e. Green Island in Taiwan 🇹🇼 (nearby sea 🌊 side), Kyushu Island in Japan 🇯🇵 & Sicily in Italy 🇮🇹 So, a must visit when you’re at Langkawi Island 🌴🏖👍🏻

Natural hot salted spring water 💦💧is being pumped in the small ponds & fountains within a landscaped gardens 🌳🌿🌷🌹🌺🌼🌻🌸 & reflexology 👣👣 paths

You will sure note the small hot water 💦💧 bubbles within the pools as the natural hot spring water 💦💧comes out from the bottom part of the well while you’re relaxing soaking your feet 👣 into then 😊

Hmm…She has read 📖 some unfavourable comments, however from her recent visit, she notes that the maintaining is all right & of course can be enhanced. Overall, it’s clean & comfy for her 1️⃣st salted hot spring 💦💧experience 😀 She loves it ❤️

Highly recommended 👍🏻👆🏻for a family visit. She was told that the salted hot spring water 💦💧can cure skin disease, improve on joint pain etc.

Address📍: 16 Jalan Air Hangat, Mukim Air Hangat, 07000 Langkawi, West Malaysia
Operating hours🕘: 9️⃣am to 7️⃣pm daily with
Admission fee/ pax🎟 : RM5️⃣/ adult & free 🆓 admission for Langkawi locals & kids 👶🏻👧🏻🧒🏻below 12 years old
Website🌐: http://ladaeco.my/index.php/codeless_portfolio/ayer-hangat-village/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/Ayer-Hangat-Village-Langkawi-804620649563712/

Kilim Geoforest Park 💚🌳🌳

This 100 sqkm park sets along the North East tip of Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝 & being accessible via a 5️⃣mins drive 🚗🚙 from Tanjung Rhu Beach 🏖

It was granted with a World 🌍 Geopark status (52nd Global Geopark, 1️⃣st in Malaysia 🇲🇾 & SEA region) by UNESCO since June 2007. This proud 👏🏻🙌🏻 endorsement was given for its significant geoheritage features i.e. landscapes 🏞, caves sea arches 🌊 & sea stacks, dropstones, fossil & local community involvement 👫👭👬

Then, it was granted with the Certificate of Membership dubbed the Green 💚 Card by Asia Pacific Geoparks Network, under the auspices of the Global 🌍 Geopark Network (GGN). Bravo‼️🙌🏻👏🏻

Hmm…What’s a Geopark❓⁉️

It should comprise of a territory with well-defined limits that has a large enough surface area for it to serve local economic development. Yes,✅ a certain number of geological heritage sites (any scale) / a mosaic of geological entities of special scientific importance, rarity / beauty, representative of an area & its geological history, events / processes. It may not solely be of geological significance but also of ecological, archaeological, historical / cultural value (reference from its website🌐) 🤩

Wow‼️ She was told during the migratory 🦅🦅seasons i.e. Sept to March, definitely can spot some bird life of varying species e.g. king fishers, white-bellied fish eagles, kite eagles etc. 🐦🐧🦉

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Photo cum short clips album of a beautiful & amazing revisit 😉 to #LangkawiIsland🏖🏝 #Malaysia 🇲🇾 . @naturally_langkawi ~ 1️⃣st visit to below awesome places & highly recommended 👆🏻👍🏻 #naturallylangkawi . #KilimGeoforestPark 💚🌳 So proud as it’s5️⃣2️⃣nd #geopark & #UNESCO recognised status 👏🏻👍🏻✌🏻Must visit fish farm 🐟🐟 & feeding stingrays “Ahmad” & “Abu” . #LangkawiWildlifePark @langkawiwildlifepark is very educational for family with kids 👍🏻👏🏻 Very interactive & interesting for the visitors with the animals which mostly unchanged & free 🆓 to walk around). @siennylovesdrawing 👩🏻 so excited as she got to hug 🤗 a 2️⃣ years old baby raccoon 😍😍Also feeding lots of colourful pretty birds 🐦🐦🐦 in her hand 🤚 . #AyerHangatVillage @ayerhangatvillage (#saltedwater #hotspring 1️⃣st & only in #SEA ) There are #footreflexology pools, #jacuzzi etc. to spend #metime & #relax 😌😎 Loving it 😍🤩✌🏻😁 . Love 💗 her comfy hotel stay @goldsands.gsh @goldsands.langkawi with gym & rooftop swimming 🏊🏻‍♂️ pool & pretty wide ocean 🌊 view #mita #mitalangkawib2b #langkawi #mitalgkb2b #sgyan #travel #travels #travelling #blog #blogger #bloggers #influencer #influencers #cuticutimalaysia #malaysiatrulyasia👍🏻😍🤩

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You can opt for a riverboat cruise 🚢 along the Kilim River (between RM200 to RM500 with tour guide 🙋🏻‍♂️🙋🏻‍♀️) to explore this lovely protected park🏞

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 really loves ❤️ the beautiful 😍🤩 natural scenery 💚 from her recent visit. The park’s surrounding with the are limestone formations 🏞 which are over 500 million years old including numerous caves with fossils as well as gigantic stalagmite & stalactites 😍🤩

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She has visited to the Bat 🦇 Cave ~ The habitat of 1️⃣K’s of Malaysian Fruit Bats 🦇🦇Do get a flashlight 🔦 to help you traverse through the cave 🏞 & have a good look at these creatures of the night 🌃🌌 Tips: Look up the cave ceiling ⬆️ when you’re in the cave, bats around it  🦇🦇

 

 

Address📍: 3 km northeast of Tanjung Rhu Beach, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, West Malaysia
Note: https://kilimgeoforestpark.com/en/getting-here.html
Operating hours🕘: 9️⃣am to 7️⃣pm daily
Website🌐: https://kilimgeoforestpark.com/en/kilim-geoforest-park.html
FB: https://www.facebook.com/langkawiglobalgeopark/?fref=ts

Langkawi Wildlife Park

This 5.5 acres with an ambience of a tropical rainforest 🌳🌳 park has opened to public since Nov 2002 & it was known as ‘Langkawi Bird Paradise’ 🐧🐦🦅🦉

It’s located📍in Kilim area & with 🔟mins drive 🚗🚙 from the Kuah Town. It featured mainly the different species of birds 🐦🐧🦉🦅 initially, then with addition of many mammals, reptiles & other exhibits, hence has been renamed as Langkawi Wildlife Park 🐍🦎🐊🐿🦃🦔

A must visit especially for family with kids 👶🏻👧🏻🧒🏻👦🏻🧑🏻 Definitely an educational tour for the kids to learn much more about birds 🦅🐦 & animals 🦆🐴🐰 Very interactive too, the visitors 👫👭👬 are allow 🆗 to touch & feed the animals with the assistance from the friendly park officers 👮🏻‍♀️👮🏻‍♂️

There are some performances available too e.g. animal feeding 🥩🐊

Address📍: Lot 1485, Jalan Ayer Hangat, Kampung Belanga Pecah, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, West Malaysia
Operating hours🕣: 8.30am to 6pm daily
Admission fee/ pax🎟 : RM39/ adult (with MYKad RM24) & RM22 for elderly above 55 years old & kids from 3 to 12 years old (with MYKad RM16)
Website🌐: https://langkawiwildlifepark.com/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/langkawiwildlifepark/

Umgawa Legendary Adventure 🌳🌳

It’s the island’s 1️⃣st world 🌍-class zipline eco adventure tour 🌳🌳

A fun & educational way to share the thrill of a lifetime by spending 2.5 hours soaring along 12 different ziplines (including a honeymoon double line) with beautiful waterfall 🏞💦💧 & experiencing spectacular views of the Andaman Sea 🌊

 

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 really had a great time from this well known zipline adventure of 80m highest point & 200m length on the longest line with 3 suspended bridges & a thrilling abseil descent 😃😍🤩

Especially her participation to its signature zipline ~Adventure Waterfalls 🏞💦💧, she loves the beautiful 😍🤩views of waterfalls during the 165m zipline & Andaman sea during her adventure with 200m zipline

A special thanks 🙏🏻 to En Anas 🙋🏽‍♂️ & Cik Ijen 🙋🏽‍♀️ for the lovely videos 📹🎥 & photos 📸 captured at ziplines

Safety is the No. 1️⃣ priority for this adventure. Each group of a max 9️⃣pax & it accompanied by 2️⃣ internationally-certified Safety Sky Ranger Guides 👮🏻‍♂️👮🏻‍♂️ Her group was with 4️⃣ Sky Rangers (1️⃣ of them was the photographer👮🏻‍♀️) i.e. Farhan, Bidi & Sham 🙏🏻👍🏻🙌🏻👏🏻

In addition to being highly-trained & certified safety rangers, they also serve as guides to educate all guests 👬👭👫 about the rainforest & its inhabitants 🌳🌳

So, not to be missed‼️

A must have for an unforgettable & thrilling experience with Umgawa to get close to many of the Langkawi Geopark’s 550 million-year-old geological wonders & its wildlife. Definitely no regret‼️😃😁👍🏻

Address📍: 7 Wells Waterfall – Jalan Telaga Tujuh, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, West Malaysia
Website🌐: https://www.ziplinelangkawi.com
FB: https://www.facebook.com/UmgawaLegendaryAdventures/

Naam Paradise 101 Island 💦💧🏖

A 2.5 acres of elongated man-made island 🌴🏖🏝 near Pantai Kok which owned by Naam Adventures & offering roundtrip boat 🚤 shuttles from Telaga Harbour Marina 😀

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It provides exhilarating water 💦💧 sports/ games (e.g. banana boat rides, kayaking, parasailing, jet skiing ⛷ etc.), a beach bar & a floating water 💦💧 theme park to enjoy the fun of inflatable slides & obstacle course 😆😁

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SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 really loves ❤️ it as an ideal spot to capture the setting of the sun 🌅 in the Andaman Sea 🌊 Beautiful 😍🤩 sunset view not to be missed from here ✌🏻👆🏻

A special thanks 🙏🏻 for the good bye 👋🏻 fireworks 🎆🎇 at the end of the dinner 🍴 🍽too, truly an awesome night 🌃🌌 spent

Address📍: Paradise 101, Telaga Harbour Park, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, West Malaysia
Operating hours🕣: 7am to 11pm daily
Fee range/ pax🎟 : RM70 to RM660 with various of packages for selection
Website🌐: https://www.paradise101.com/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/naamadventure

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MITA Business Networking @ Langkawi Island

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has recently participated as 1️⃣ of the media members 👭👫👬 for the MITA Business Networking 3️⃣D2️⃣N trip with the Langkawi’s Tourism Players 👭👬👫

Hi 👋🏻 …Hi 👋🏻 …from her arrival at ferry ⛴ terminal ⚓️ & with the famous landmark 📍~ Langkawi Eagle 🦅 Square from far as the background✌🏻🤩

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You may ask what’s MITA❓⁉️

It’s Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association ~ A collaborated effort since 2004 of the Malaysia 🇲🇾’s experienced industry players in tourism & hospitality with representation from most states within to promote Malaysia 🇲🇾 as an inbound destination of excellence 👍🏻🙌🏻

MITA also to ensuring that all industry players 👭👬👫 to observe a higher ⬆️ standard of integrity, then offering services of quality & maintaining ethical conducts in line with soaring new height in professional excellence 🙌🏻✌🏻

Hmm…Why MITA is organising the Business To Business (B2B) events throughout the years❓⁉️

Some of the objectives to achieve including to,
1) Unlocking New 🆕 Destinations & New 🆕 Tourism Products
2) Networking among tourism players 👭👫👬
3) Maximizing the productivity of local tourism asset
4) Providing a Platform to identify issues & challenges in hampering productivity growth 📈
5) Having engagement opportunities on strategic planning, best management practices & collaboration with government agencies, industry & community leaders 👭👬👫
6) Receiving the latest update on strategies by Local Tourism Authorities e.g. LADA for Langkawi Island etc. 👍🏻
7) Implementing Tourism Product Audit practices

So, this time the choice of tourist destination📍is Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝 ~ The Diamond 💎 of Kedah state, Malaysia 🇲🇾

Why Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝❓⁉️

“It’s because Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝 has all the ingredients to be the prime holiday island 🌴🏖🏝 destination📍in the world 🗺🌍 (similar to Bali & Lombok Island in Indonesia 🇮🇩 / Phuket Island in Thailand 🇹🇭 ), however the inbound tourism players 👭👬👫 need to be updated on the latest tourism products & trends in Langkawi 🌴🏖🏝 Through this B2B event, tourism players & state tourism authorities 👭👫👬 can meet & work together 🤝 to build a sustainable & well managed tourism sectors that also support many local livelihoods” say Mr Uzaidi Udanis 👨🏽‍💼, the President of MITA at the event

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This initiative is further supported by Langkawi Development Authority (LADA), LADA Eco-Tourism Sdn Bhd & Langkawi Tourism Association by introducing some interesting must visit places📍📍within the island🌴🏖🏝

 

Curious 🤔 about where are the tourist destinations📍📍visited❓⁉️

Hmm…Interested❓⁉️

Definitely‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has visited & explored below ~ A sneak peak 👀1️⃣st… 😝😉

  • Ayer Hangat Village ~ She dipped her feet 👣into the 1️⃣ & only salted water 💦💧 hot spring in Malaysia 🇲🇾
  • Kilim Mangrove 💚 Tour, Fish 🐟 Farm Tour & Bat Cave 🏞 ~ Must visit for green 💚 nature lover 🌳🌳
  • Langkawi Wildlife Park ~ Great educational park for family with kids, awesome‼️👍🏻
  • Umgawa Legendary Eco Adventures (Zipline) ~ She really enjoyed its signature 2️⃣km zipline
  • Paradise 101 ~ A beautiful man made island 🌴🏖🏝paradise with water 💦💧sport fun‼️
  • Laman Padi ~ Appreciate a rice paddy farmer 👩🏻‍🌾👨🏻‍🌾 life & the beautiful paddy field 😍🤩

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She enjoyed her stay with Gold Sands Hotel 🏢 (🌐 http://www.goldsandslangkawi.com) which located📍at Lot 557 & 559, Bandar Kuah, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, West Malaysia🇲🇾

The impressive beautiful 😍🤩view from its rooftop swimming pool not to be missed 👆🏻✌🏻

For local cuisine dining 🍽🍴, she loves ❤️ the signature nasi 🍚 kukus with beef & chicken 🍛🥘 served at Gemalai Restaurant (FKA Seashells Restaurant) 📍Pantai Cenang, Mukim Kedawang, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, West Malaysia 🇲🇾

It operates daily from 12pm to 10pm & managed by 🌐 http://www.ladaeco.my

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She has learnt much more about Langkawi Island🌴🏖🏝 do stay tune for her next blogging 👩🏻‍💻📝 as she is gonna sharing her personal discover experiences during this trip 😃😁

The trip started with a night 🌃🌌 coach 🚌🚍 of 7️⃣hours journey to Kuala Perlis Ferry ⛴ ⚓️ Terminal & then approximately 2️⃣hours ferry ⛴ to the island🌴🏖🏝

Ferry ⛴ ride is fun‼️Hmm…You may opt for a direct flight 🛫🛩 to Langkawi Island🌴🏖🏝😀

Ohh ya…Do check out SiennyLovesDrawing👩🏻’s top contributor👆🏻account via🌐https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/members/siennylovesdrawing for her recent reviews on the Langkawi Island🌴🏖🏝’s tourist attractions, food & accommodation stay 👩🏻‍💻📝

According to Tourism Malaysia 🇲🇾 , in 2017, there were approximately 2.9millions total hotel guests 👫👭👬 i.e. a 9️⃣% increase 📈 as compared to 2016. MITA wishes to have 3️⃣millions total hotel guests 👭👫👬 in 2018. Yeah‼️

Most of the visitors 👬👭👫 to Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝are from Mainland China 🇨🇳 , Arab Saudi & UK 🇬🇧

Ohh…Guess what❓⁉️

Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝 is now a popular Indians wedding 👰🏿🤵🏿destination 📍too. Wow‼️👍🏻

MITA believes the tourism growth in Langkawi 🌴🏖🏝can lead to economic prosperity, employment opportunities & resources to fund the environmental protection cum cultural preservation, of course the local community development & progress too✌🏻🙌🏻

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In conjunction with this trip, MITA also brought the inbound tourism players 👭👬👫 to visit & discover Yan of Kedah state with the aims to find solution on how Langkawi🌴🏖🏝’s popularity can help to enhance the mainland tourism sectors of kedah state too🤝💪🏻

 

Interested too❓⁉️

Do exploring 🌐www.mitaevent.com or 🌐https://www.facebook.com/MITAMsia/ to register for upcoming MITA events 🤗

Yeah‼ The certificate of participation for SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 from this B2B trip👍🏻

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#TravelogueMalaysia: Exciting Places @ Kedah

From SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 ‘s earlier sharing on heritages @ Kedah state of Malaysia 🇲🇾 she is gonna sharing 👩🏻‍💻📝 some exciting places discovered by her 👩🏻 & her writers gang 👭👬👫

Where❓⁉

Sakura 🌸🌸 Kedah aka it’s flower name ~ Tecoma🌸🌸

Yeah‼️ No need to save money 💵💰 to fly 🛫 to Japan 🇯🇵 / Korea 🇰🇷 for sakura 🌸🌸 season anymore😃

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In Malaysia 🇲🇾 , its annual sakura season during March/ April too 😍✌🏻

Address📍: Nearby Caltex petrol⛽️station along Jalan Batas Paip, Kampung Yan Kecil, Kedah Darul Aman, West Malaysia

Tanjung Chali Square 

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 loves ❤️ the scenic 😍 Kedah river 💦 💧here

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Tourists 👫👭👬 can take boat 🚤 ride to tour around it, however temporarily closed ❌ due to the city flood 💦 💧 mitigation project You can opt for sunrise 🌅 view from the lookout 👀 tower 🗼here early morning 🌞☀️

There is a Charlie Cafe available for dining 🍽🍴, however she has not dined there ❌🍽 & unable to share her dining experience😌

Batam Ubi Deer 🦌 Farm

The 5️⃣-acre farm houses 🔟 self-breeding deers 🦌🦌 since May 2012 & it’s propagated up ⬆️ to now nearly 7️⃣0️⃣ deers 🦌🦌 in the field by a family residing in Batas Ubi Village, Kedah. Only open for visitors 👭👬👫 every Fri & Sat from 9️⃣am to 6️⃣pm. Deer 🦌 products are sold here based on stocks availability with reasonable price 💱

Ohh…Do enjoy its newly 🆕 launched tasty 😋 well  marinated DIY grill dining 🍽 during your visit ya 😀

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A piece of online news 👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻 about the owner 👨🏽‍💼of this farm in Malaysia 🇲🇾 ’s national language for your reading 📖 pleasure, http://m.utusan.com.my/berita/wilayah/kedah/ternakan-rusa-ubah-kehidupan-arkitek-1.159273

Address📍: Batas Ubi Deer Farm, Kampung Batas Ubi, 06900 Yan, Kedah Darul Aman, West Malaysia

Contact no.📞☎️📱: Mr. Mazlan +6012-431 3635

FB: https://www.facebook.com/Batas-Ubi-DEER-Farm-170640296449803/

Kampung Raga 

It’s situated in Yan district of Kedah state, Malaysia 🇲🇾 with approximately 4️⃣5️⃣km away from Alor Setar

Guess what❓⁉️

A must visit as this village with beautiful 😍 natural 💚 scenery 🏞 of its panoramic beachside 🏝🏖, River 💦💧Raga, Hampar Waterfall, mount-side of Mt Jerai⛰, paddy 🌿 fields surrounding

She enjoyed her morning 🔆🔅horse ride 🐎at the Ultimate Horse Training & Stud farm (UHTASF)🙂

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Yeah‼️ Not to be missed‼️ She loves 💗 her 1️⃣st experience 😃😁 of feeding the baby deers 🦌 with milk 🍼 

Great thanks 🙏🏻 to her writer gang 🙋🏾‍♂️aka great partner in crime, @Zharif93 for the live clip 🎥📹 captured 📸 at Uhtasf 

Then, she learnt to cook 👩🏻‍🍳 a famous traditional Kedah cake 🥠 named Kuih Karas for the 1️⃣st time😉

Wow‼️ By just using a traditional making instrument made with coconuts 🥥 & simple recipe of flour & sugar 👍🏻👆🏻only. So crunchy crispy to enjoy‼️😋🤤

Great thanks again to @Zharif93 🙋🏾‍♂️ for this short live clip 🎥📹 captured 📸

Do opt for a stay vacation 🛌🛀🏻🚿 here to mingle with friendly villagers👫👭👬, to experience some traditional village activities e.g. fishing 🎣 , swimming 🏊🏻‍♂️🏊🏻‍♀️ , mount ⛰ climbing 🧗‍♂️ 🧗‍♀️ etc. as well as beautiful 😍 natural 🏞💚surrounding of this village

Address📍: No. 409F, Kampung Raga, 06900 Yan, Kedah Darul Aman, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://kampungraga.blogspot.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/homestaykampungraga/

Paragliding Jerai

Paragliding service is now available at Mount Jerai of Kedah, Malaysia 🇲🇾

It costs RM250/ pax including photos📸/ videos📹🎥, pick up & off road shuttle service 🚐 to the take off point

However, please note that the risk of flying with the pilot 👨‍✈️ is at your own, the fee paid is without ❌ any life insurance coverage while you signed up for this extreme activity

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The view from take off point was nice 😍 while SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 was waiting for her turn (this photo📸refers). However, she has not ❌ personally tried the paragliding services after 2.5 hours of waiting at take off point😌

It was due to the miscommunication between Tourism Kedah & Gunung Jerai Paragliding Park Official team on the arrangement for this writers experience visit. Ended up a total of 8️⃣ writers, only 2️⃣ writers got to experience it 😭😭 Truly disappointing & sad 😞😢 for the rest of us after a long wait 😔

FB: https://www.facebook.com/kelabluncurudarajerai/

The Regency Jerai Hill Resort 

It’s located at top of Mount ⛰ Jerai, surrounded by lush vegetation & natural 💚💚 landscape. It offers panoramic 😍 views of beautiful Kedah & features a botanical garden with wild orchids🤗

She loves ❤️ the morning 🔆🔅breakfast ☕️🍽 & steamboat 🥘🍲 meal served here at the Puncak Kedah Restaurant😋🤤

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Beautiful 😍 sunset 🌅 observed during her recent comfy stay here

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Do bring a thick jacket 🧥 / cardigan with you during your stay 🛌🛀🏻🚿 as it’s quite chill cooling 🌬💨 from evening 🏙 onwards

 

Address📍: Jalan Kaki Bukit, 08300 Gurun, Kedah Darul Aman, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://jeraihill.theregency.com.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/RegencyJeraiHillResort/

Ohh yeah‼️ Don’t miss some nice 🤩 wall murals 🎨🖌 done with the Malaysia 🇲🇾 ‘s past prime ministers around Alor Setar ya😊

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Great thanks 🙏🏻 to her writer gang, @dboy_studio 🙋🏾‍♂️for the photos 📸 captured

This Travelogue Malaysia was organized & lead by #Borakkitadotcom, special thank you to Tourism Kedah for the trust to all the writers gang

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#TravelogueMalaysia: Heritages @ Kedah

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 & her writers gang 👭👫👬 were travelled in Kedah state of Malaysia 🇲🇾 for its heritages

Where❓⁉

Kedah Paddy 🌿 Museum🏛

Yeah‼️ To learn more about the world’s 🌍 🗺 most important crop ~ paddy 🌿, here the museum🏛 Highly recommended 👍🏻 as it’s really full of paddy 🌿 information & with minimal ⬇️ admission 🎟 charge. Please note if you are bringing your camera 🎥 📷 along, RM2️⃣ will be charged ya 🙂

Hmm…How about smartphone📱then as most with camera 📷 ❓⁉️ It’s free 🆓 from SiennyoLovesDrawing 👩🏻 ’s experience during her recent visit ☺️

Very educational for children👶🏻👧🏻🧒🏻👦🏻, must bring your kids for a visit to understand more about paddy 🌿 planting in Kedah, Malaysia 🇲🇾

Guess what❓⁉️

After your visit, you will definitely understand why Kedah state is with its well-known remark ~ “Negeri Jelapang Padi” ~ in Malaysia 🇲🇾 ’s national language, meaning the State of paddy 🌿 fields 💚💚

Ha…Ha…A funny crazy 😜😝 spot inside this museum🏛

 

She found a beautiful 😍🤩 river 💧💦 side near by this museum🏛, it forms part of the existing Kedah’s flood mitigation project currently👍🏻

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Address📍: Lot 798, Jalan Gunung Keriang, Mukim Gunung Keriang, 06570 Alor Setar, Kedah Darul Aman, West Malaysia

Operating hours🕘: 9am to 5pm daily (Fri prayer closing 12.30pm to 2.30pm)

Entrance fee 🎟: RM3️⃣ for adult 👵🏻👴🏻👩🏻👨🏻 & RM1️⃣ for kids below 12 years old 👶🏻👧🏻🧒🏻👦🏻

Website🌐: http://www.kedahmuseum.gov.my/index.php/mpadi

FB: https://www.facebook.com/LembagaMuziumNegeriKedah/

Kota Kuala Kedah 🚤🚣🏽‍♂️Museum🏛

Also known locally as Kuala Kedah Fort / Kuala Bahang Fort. This fort is situated at the northern shore of the Kedah river💦💧 It was built in 1771 (completed in 1780) during Sultan Muhammad Jiwa 👑 as a protection for the state of Kedah & its capital, Alor Setar of Malaysia 🇲🇾

Highly recommended👍🏻👆🏻It’s very informative & a must visit to understand the history of Kuala Kedah🚤🚣🏽‍♂️

It’s recognized as Malaysia 🇲🇾 ’s historical land site on 31.8.1978👆🏻

There is a lighthouse, however during her visit, it’s closed ⛔️ so she was unable to capture a nice 😍🤩 scenery of the river 💦💧mouth for sharing here

Free 🆓 admission 🎟

Lots of wedding 👰🏻 🤵🏻couples chosen here as their pre-wedding photos shooting 📸🎥 venue

Address📍: Muzium Kota Kuala Kedah, Jabatan Muzium Malaysia (Wilayah Utara), Kampung Seberang Kota, 06600 Kuala Kedah, Kedah Darul Aman, West Malaysia

Operating hours🕘: 9am to 6pm daily (Fri prayer closing 12.30pm to 2.30pm)

Website🌐: http://www.jmm.gov.my/en/museum/kota-kuala-kedah-museum

FB: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Muzium-Kota-Kuala-Kedah/245657542166567

Rumah Seri Banai 🏡

Early morning 🔆🔅the bus 🚌 passed by & stopped 🛑 to capture this beautiful 😍🤩 Rumah Tradisional Kedah🏡

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Hmm…No ❌ photos 📸 cum videos 🎥 taking allowed during our visit, hence unable to share much 😌

The brief historical explanation📝 of this tradisional house🏡,

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Address📍: In front of Wisma Darul Aman, along Jalan Lumba Kuda,05250 Alor Setar, Kedah, West Malaysia

FB: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Rumah-Tok-Su-Rumah-Sri-Banai/583720051829036

Alor Setar Tower🗼

This tower 🗼plays a few roles

  • An observatory tower🗼to look for the crescent moon to mark the beginning of Muslim month
  • A telecommunication 📞 tower 🗼
  • A tourist destination with some restaurants 🍽 & a souvenir 🎁🛍 shop

Beautiful 😍🤩 night 🌃🌌 view from top of this 165.5 m (543 ft) tower🗼

Website🌐: http://www.menaraalorsetar.com.my/en/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/Alor-Setar-Tower-l-Menara-Alor-Setar-312143725474260/

Alor Setar City 🌆 Square (Dataran Medan Bandar)

Highly recommended👆🏻to plan & take a heritage walking 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️ trail through Kedah’s capital aka Alor Setar to discover its Royal 👑 legacy & unique city 🌆 attractions

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All the heritage destinations are close by to each other 😊 📍along Medan Bandar, 05000 Alor Setar, Kedah, West Malaysia

The Zahir Mosque 🕌

It’s 1️⃣ of the grandest & oldest mosques🕌in Malaysia which built in 1912 & has 5️⃣ domes with each represents the 5️⃣ tenets of Islam aka Rukun Islam in Malaysia 🇲🇾 ‘s national language

Hmm…SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 hasn’t enter ❌🚶🏻‍♀️into it during this recent visit due to lack of time 🕖

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Website🌐: https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/Attraction_Review-g298282-d3935651-Reviews-Zahir_Mosque-Alor_Setar_Kota_Setar_District_Kedah.html

The Big Clock 🕙 Tower🗼

It was built with its roles & functions to the Zahir Mosque🕌by confirming the prayer 🙏🏻 times daily

From her reading 📖 , this clock tower🗼in the past will chime for every prayer 🙏🏻 time daily, then the nobat 🎶🎵beating from the Balai Nobat & accordingly the call to prayer 🙏🏻 is made from the Zahir Mosque 🕌

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The Royal 👑 Museum🏛

It’s originated from the Palace 👑 Kota Setar (a wooden palace which built by the Sultan Muhammad Jiwa Zainal Adilin II 🤴🏻 i.e. the 1️⃣9️⃣th Sultan 🤴🏻of Kedah)

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Highly recommended 👆🏻by SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 to visit this museum🏛, lots of interesting information/ display items from the royal 👑families of Kedah

Operating hours🕘: 10am to 6pm daily (Fri prayer closing 12pm to 2pm)

Website🌐: http://kedahmuseum.gov.my/index.php/m-diraja

The Sultan 🤴🏻Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah Gallery (FKA High Court) 🏛

It’s all about the Sultan 🤴🏻Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah of Kedah, Malaysia🇲🇾

It was used to be the State High Court 🏛building of Kedah, Malaysia🇲🇾

Operating hours🕘: 9am to 5pm daily (Fri prayer closing 12.30pm to 2.30pm)

Website🌐: http://www.mykedah2.com/e_30alorsetar/e311_mjb.html

The Royal 👑 Hall (Balai Besar)

It’s built in 1735 with its traditional Malay architectural style by Sultan 🤴🏻Muhammad Jiwa (i.e. the 1️⃣9️⃣th ruler of Kedah) & located 📍within the compound of the former royal 👑 palace

It was used in the past as venue for royal 👑 cum state council meetings, coronations, wedding 👰🏻 🤵🏻 receptions etc.

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Balai Nobat🎶🎼🎵

It’s a place to store the royal musical 🎶🎵🎼 instruments (which only used during the special occasions affiliated with the royal 👑 ceremonies e.g. investitures, weddings/ deaths.

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SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 hasn’t enter ❌🚶🏻‍♀️into it during this recent visit as it’s closed ⛔️

Guess what❓⁉️

Kedah state is 1️⃣ of the only 4️⃣ states (Terengganu, Perak & Selangor) with its own Balai Nobat😊

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Website🌐: https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/Attraction_Review-g298282-d12214906-Reviews-Balai_Nobat-Alor_Setar_Kota_Setar_District_Kedah.html

Kedah State Art 🎨🖌Gallery 🏛

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 hasn’t enter ❌🚶🏻‍♀️into it during this recent visit as it’s closed⛔️, sigh…No chance to view 👀& appreciate the art 🎨🖌, engravings & calligraphy collection stored in there🏛

Love ❤️ its whole white ⚪️ elegant building 🏛, hmm…A nice 😍 venue for pre-wedding 👰🏻🤵🏻shooting

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Operating hours🕘: 9am to 5pm daily (Fri prayer closing 12.30pm to 2.30pm)

Website🌐: http://kedahmuseum.gov.my/index.php/b-s-n

Yeah‼️ Can view 👀 Alor Setar Tower🗼from here too🤩😍

A happy group photo captured with Tourism Kedah officer at the end of the enjoyable satisfied heritage walks

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This Travelogue Malaysia was organized & lead by #Borakkitadotcom, special thank you to Tourism Kedah for the trust to all the writers gang

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