Useful facts for your holiday to Langkawi
Flights and transfers
You’ll need to fly in to Malaysia’s main hub airport in Kuala Lumpur and then take a domestic flight to Langkawi International Airport.
Irish passport holders do not require a visa.
Malay is the official language, although English is quite commonly spoken as a second language.
As there is basically no public transport anywhere in the archipelago, you have to either use taxis or rent a car or motorbike. Taxis are quite pricey
The ringgit is the official currency.
Vaccination & Health
As health requirements change please consult with your GP or specialist travel clinic well in advance of your holiday for specific information related to your travel and medical history. Additional information can be found by visiting NaTHNaC or MASTA Travel health.