Legend of Gua Cerita

The Gua Cerita or “Cave with a Legend” is one of the many fascinating limestone caves situated in the north-east of Langkawi. It comprises two limestone caves, one above the other and faces the sea. There are a number of legends associated with the Gua Cerita, one of which was Read more…

Legend of Beras Terbakar

Kampong Raja at Padang Matsirat was the ancient capital of Langkawi. During the heyday of Langkawi the island’s rice granary was located there. During the Siamese invasion of Langkawi in 1821 the Chieftain of Langkawi, Dato’ Karma Jaya, ordered the granary to be burnt in order to starve the enemy. Read more…