Planning for a holiday this November & December 2009?
Here are some holiday tips if you are travelling to Langkawi Kedah
1) You have 2 option in terms of mode of travel - by air or by road plus ferry....How to get to Kedah here.
2) If you travel by road, you can cross to the island from 3 ferry terminals - (a) at Kuala Kedah, Kedah, (b) in Kuala Perlis, Perlis and (c) from Penang island. You have to prebook speed boat if you travel from Penang (furthest distance by ferry), but from Kuala Kedah and Kuala Perlis, there are ferries every half hour or hourly (depends on time) ...details here
3) All ferries takes you to Kuah in Langkawi (the largest town on the island)
3) To fly to Langkawi - you can fly from KL, Penang or east Malaysia. Most flight are available by Firefly, Air Asia, or Malaysia Airlines. There are also many flights from Singapore.
.. where to stay in Langkawi- Free hotel search
...more on Kedah HERE