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“Yeah its a touristy cable car but”
Review of Langkawi Sky Cab

Langkawi Sky Cab
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Langkawi Cable Car Ride and Oriental Village Morning Tour
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Private Tour: Island Hopping in Langkawi Including Cable Car
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Private Half-Day Tour: Enchanting Langkawi
Ranked #1 of 96 things to do in Langkawi
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Owner description: Panorama Langkawi is located on the southwest coast of Langkawi island. The cable car ride will bring you all the way up to about 708 meters above sea level. This journey covers a total distance of 2.2 km linking the Base Station at the foothill of Machinchang mountain to Top Station at the mountain summit & to the SkyBridge.
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chicago, Illinois
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“Yeah its a touristy cable car but”
Reviewed December 7, 2012

The views on a clear day are great, it's not that expensive, and the clouds over Langkawi are worth seeing from this height at all costs.

Visited November 2012
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“Brilliant Views, Long Queues”
Reviewed December 5, 2012

We queued for about an hour but it was worth the wait, there are fans inside so you are cooled down from the heat. The views were fantastic & we got some superb photo's. Well worth the visit, I think it was roughly £6 each to get the cable car.

Visited November 2012
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Melbourne, Australia
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“A must see”
Reviewed December 5, 2012

If you are on Langkawi and don't go on the cable car then you will miss both a thrilling (and really steep) cable car ride - and the best view of the island imaginable.
It's a 2 stage journey and the view from the mid station is impressive enough, but it's even better from the top.
We had an extra thrill on the way down. The motors stopped and all cars were stranded for about 10 minutes. I wouldn't say we panicked but we were certainly relieved when we started moving again.
By the way, it's more than just a cable car. There's also plenty of shops/attractions at the base.

Visited November 2012
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“we could see overview of one of the best island in malaysia”
Reviewed December 3, 2012

This island is amazing, full of green, and animals, so beautiful, and blue and clear water surrounding the island, oh my god, just pure paradise, we might find this island a bit expensive thought, this is a must go as we could see the view of langkawi from here,when you are in langkawi, this is not a miss spot, sacrifice your time to have a good time here, lets have a good time,

Visited March 2012
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“Amazing Breathtaking View”
Reviewed December 3, 2012

A trip to Langkawi is definitely not complete without a trip on the Cable car.The view is simple amazing. But be warn, that there might be TOO much people for you to comprehend.

Visited July 2012
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