Langkawi Sky Bridge
Name: Langkawi Sky Bridge
Location: Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia
Reason to Visit: the longest curve hanging bridge in the world, providing stunning panoramic view of Langkawi, ideal destination for adventure lovers and nature travelers
Opening Hours: 10:00-18:30
Langkawi Sky Bridge is located in Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia. With a total length of 125m, it is the longest curve hanging bridge in the world. It was completed in 2004 and officially opened in 2005. The Langkawi Sky Bridge is 650 meters from sea level. It can accommodate 250 visitors at one time. It is one of the most beautiful structures in Langkawi and an excellent tourist attraction. This architecture is beautiful and splendid. What is particularly surprising is that such a large and heavy steel frame is supported by only one pillar. The pillar is 87 meters high, fixed on the hillside, and then pulled by eight steel cables. The whole bridge is finally hung at an altitude of 650 meters above sea level, connecting two hills, which is definitely why it is named Langkawi Sky Bridge.
Take the Cable Car to the Mountain
To reach the Langkawi Sky Bridge, you need to take the cable car to the top of mountain. And if you want to go down to the Langkawi Sky Bridge, you need to take the Sky Glide. And if you have enough energy, you can go down the stairs on foot, which is not difficult. If you take your parents to visit it, you can choose the Sky Glide. When you buy the ticket of the Langkawi Sky Bridge, please notice that whether it includes the Sky Glide. If not, you buy buy extra ticket of Sky Glide. And it needs time to wait for the Sky Glide. If you don’t want to wait for it, you can walk down to the Langkawi Sky Bridge.
Best Time to Visit Langkawi Sky Bridge
The operation hour of Langkawi Sky Bridge is 10:00 to 18:30. It is recommended to visit the Langkawi Sky Bridge early or in the afternoon because it will be very hot at noon, which will be uncomfortable for you. Also, visit the Langkawi Sky Bridge on a sunny and clear day is necessary to get a mersmerizing view of the Langkawi Islands and the surrounding landscapes. To get better experience of traveling in Langkawi, you can choose to visit the Langkawi Sky Bridge early or in the afternoon on a clear day.
Have a Panoramic View of Langkawi
There are 2 viewing platforms on the mountains of the Langkawi Islands. The first viewing platform is on the way when you are going to the top of the mountain. If you want to enjoy the scenery on this viewing platform, you should get off the cable car at this stop when you are going up.
The second viewing platform is on the top of the mountain, where you can get the stunning 360°view of the lush mountains, sea and the buildings which is spectacular and impressive. The design of the bridge is not only impressive but also safe. Walking on the Langkawi Sky Bridge will be an special and unique experience.
Ideal Destinations for Adventure Lovers and Nature Travelers
Hanging in the height of 650 meters, it is a challenge to the visitors to walk on the Langkawi Sky Bridge. With just only one pillar to support, the Langkawi Sky Bridge is the highlight itself, where you can enjoy the breathtaking view of the landscapes of Langkawi. The Langkawi Sky Bridge provides you an amazing perspective to enjoy the scenery of the mountains and sea.
And please keep calm if the bridge is shaking because of visitors or the winds. Just keep calm when it is shaking because the ropeway is very safe. The sky bridge is a famous photo site where many visitors form home and abroad take photos to record their awesome journey.
Take Photos of the View on the Langkawi Sky Bridge
The lush mountains, blue sea and colorful houses provide you super beautiful background when you are taking photos. You can take photos of the impressive view and enjoy the breathtaking scenery. The scenery of the Langkawi is worth visiting and photographing.
Taking photos on the Langkawi Sky Bridge is also impressive while you are standing on the high curve hanging bridge with lovers, families or friends. Happy moments should be recorded.
And there are some parts of glass on the bridge where visitors can clearly see the views of the things under your feet, which is thrilling and exciting. These glass parts are popular sites of taking photos.