Ranis Lodge

Explore Langkawi


The mystical, beautiful island of Langkawi is located in the northern part of Peninsular Malaysia, where the Strait of Malacca meets the vast Indian Ocean. The island is blessed with lofty limestone outcrops, dense vegetation, virgin beaches and azure waters. This diverse setting offers the perfect getaway for nature lovers, marine and sea sports enthusiasts, as well as those purely seeking splendid solitude.

We are blessed with tropical weather throughout the year, ranging from a low of 26°C to a high of 33°C (78℉ to 91℉)


If you’re seeking an idyllic island-hopping experience then look no further than this private 4-hour tour from Langkawi, ideal for couples and families. Swim and snorkel in the turquoise water off Beras Basah Island, observe golden eagles on Pulau Singa Besar, and marvel at the Lake of the Pregnant Maiden, a freshwater lake surrounded by tropical greenery. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.


Hike through Langkawi’s tropical rainforest on a guided nature walk that explores the jungle’s diverse plants and animals. Trekking alongside a guide who is well-versed in local nature means you’ll see more animals, hear more bird calls, and learn more about the species that you encounter on the hike, from soaring trees to colorful butterflies.


This fun-filled day trip is the ideal way to get an overview of Langkawi for visitors short on time. You’ll visit a cable car, waterfalls, beaches, and traditional handicrafts villages, and more, which is much more than you could fit in if traveling independently. Learn about the nature and culture of Langkawi from a knowledgeable local guide.


Nothing makes the island paradise of Langkawi more magical than the sunset. Enhance your experience of this enchanting time of day on a 3.5-hour sunset cruise including dinner and an open bar.


Great for bargain hunters, these markets offer an extensive array of inexpensive clothes, fresh produce, trinkets, watches, sunglasses, wallets and handbags, paintings, DVDs and many other knick-knacks. Best of all, prices can be brought lower still as haggling is practiced here. Do note, however that many of these items, such as wallets and handbags are imitation goods.

Snorkeling & Diving

Get up close to Langkawi’s unique marine life on this snorkelling tour through Pulau Payar Marine Park. Your boat anchors in the middle of the sea, providing a platform for you to snorkel or dive. Below, there are dreamy fish and vibrant coral for your eyes to feast on. Return to the beach for a fully catered buffet lunch.


“A world-class zipline eco-canopy tour has finally come to Langkawi.You can see the rainforest in the mountains from anywhere in Langkawi island and now you have safe, thrilling and exciting way to experience it as never before possible. The island first world zipline eco adventure tour that is fun and educational way for the whole family do the share the thrill of lifetime. Spend 1 hour on the jungle flight with 6 ziplines, 1 suspended bridge and thrilling abseil, suitable for those pressed for time. This is trully eco adventure that allows you to get close to many of Langkawi Geopark’s 550 million year old geological wonders and its wildlife.


Spare yourself the hassle of wrangling transport and negotiating with boatmen on this comprehensive mangrove tour. Cruise through the mangroves on the Kilim River as you learn about this delicately balanced ecosystem. Along the way, see eagles being fed, explore caves full of bats, visit a floating fish farm, hand-feed stingrays, and enjoy lunch. Tour includes round-trip transfers from the port and selected hotels.


Spend an educational afternoon on a 4-hour bird-watching tour in Langkawi, led by a local bird-watching enthusiast. You’ll observe waterbirds such as whistling ducks, egrets and herons, and see mountain rainforest species including great hornbills, from a village pond to your perch at Langkawi’s highest peak. Bonus: binoculars and scope plus round-trip hotel transport are included.


Experience the thrill of parasailing with your best buddy during your Langkawi vacation. It’s the perfect adrenaline packed activity for friends, couples, and even parent child duos. Enjoy complimentary transportation from select hotels to the beach.  After a safety briefing, it’s time to take to the skies. Soar up to 500 feet (152 meters) above the water during your 10-minute ride over the Langkawi Archipelago.

Jet Ski

Avoid the slow, crowded ferries and explore Langkawi’s southern islands on your terms, piloting a thrilling personal jet ski. Tear around Pulau Lima Island’s sea arches, ride through the mangrove forests of Tuba Island and discover the Lake of the Pregnant Maiden on this half-day jet ski tour. Experience is no barrier to entry: a full safety briefing and training session is provided at the start of each tour to make sure you’re safe and getting the most out of your jet ski experience.


Take a helicopter tour around Langkawi’s picturesque island and see the archipelago from an entirely different perspective! Whether you’re a first time tourist or a returning visitor to the area, a helicopter ride is definitely a new and exciting experience you would not want to pass on. 


Ride a bicycle through river banks, paddy fields, and forest on a half-day cycling trip that allows you to cover a lot of ground while still seeing Langkawi up-close. You may be surprised by the many friendly people you might along your journey, getting a glimpse of daily village life.


Paddle a kayak through Langkawi’s mangrove forests on a half-day tour that also visits a fish farm and bat cave. Watch for monkeys, lizards, and other wildlife in the thick mangrove forest canopy, using the small, maneuverable craft to explore narrow waterways where most boats can’t go, and heading deep into the protected Kilim Mangrove Forest Reserve.


Ride the Langkawi Sky Cab to the summit of Mount Machinchang on a full-day tour that combines some of Langkawi highlights, with plenty of time to shop for traditional batik cloth and duty-free goods. Visiting several top duty-free shopping spots is perfect for finding a wide selection, and round-trip hotel transfers means that you’ll end the day at your doorstep without the hassle of transporting your purchases.