The Zon Duty Free
Location at Pantai Cenang, next to Underwater World,+6049555300. Daily, 9:00am – 7:00pm. Cheap place to buy cigars, cigarettes, alcoholic beverages, clothing, electronics, chocolates, and biscuits.
Langkawi Parade Shopping Complex
Located at A-14-15 Pokok Asam, Kuah (In Kuah, 10 minute ride from the Kuah Jetty),+6049667528. Daily, 10:00am – 10:00pm. One of the largest duty-free shopping complexes in Langkawi. A one-stop shopping location for wines & liquors, chocolates, local souvenirs, clothing & beachwear, luggage, home decor, electronics and much more. Grocery store on bottom level offering fresh and frozen foods. Affordable.
Located at 136, Kompleks Kelana Mas (5 minutes walk away from Kuah, in an area called the Trimula),+6019-5422558. Daily, 1:30pm-8:30pm. Very affordably priced & well stocked tobacco and cigar shop. Easily recognizable by a big orange signboard, and door painting by the left. Has a variety of Cuban cigars, rare European smoking pipes and packed tobaccos. Knowledgeable and friendly shop owner.
Langkawi Craft and Cultural Complex
First opened in 1996 as a craft cultural centre, this complex has become a ‘one-stop centre’ for Malaysian crafts on Langkawi island. It houses an array of retail spaces for various handicraft entrepreneurs offering attractive local batiks, wood and coconut crafts, ceramics as well as other souvenirs.
The complex also encompasses craft museum attractions and offers classes or short term courses held on the premises for handicraft skills.
Langkawi Fair Shopping Mall
Langkawi Fair Shopping Mall is one of the few shopping centres available in Langkawi. Also known as Pusat Membeli-Belah Langkawi Fair, it is located along Persiaran Putra in Kuah, near to Dataran Lang and the Kuah Jetty. This two-storey shopping centre has about 100 retail outlets. The anchor tenant is Samudra Duty Free Store. Needless to say, the store and the mall in general caters more to visitors than to the locals.
In addition to the shops, there are also a food court, fast-food outlets, money changers, and a tourism information counter. It is second in size to Langkawi Parade.
Langkawi Crystaal is an exclusive showroom that presents an attractive and exquisite variety of hand-made crystal products. It is situated along Jalan Kisap, which is just 5kms north of Kuah Town and 20kms from the Langkawi International Airport, in Langkawi. Once inside the store, you’ll be enthralled to be such a wide range of beautifully designed crystal ware, including glasses, bowls and various other ornamental items of crystal.
For people who look for inimitability, there is a special corner which comprises unique collector’s items. Undoubtedly, the crystal ware, available here, is absolutely distinctive and of matchless quality. These skillfully crafted crystal items, truly, reveal the dexterity of the craftsmen. The crystal pieces, to be found at Langkawi Crystaal, are renowned for their exceptional designs and great quality.
Here each crystal item is handmade and is given interesting free-form appearance, which is hardly seen in crystal ware. If you wish, you can visit the workshop and see the extraordinary glass-blowing skills of craftsmen, who are devoted in producing crystalware of the utmost standards and quality. At the Langkawi Crystaal, crystal products are created using conventional flaring techniques, a difficult process requiring accuracy and speed.
To craft a piece, the glass has to be heated, blown and shaped within a few brief minutes, otherwise the molten glass will start to drip. You can also buy amazing crystal ware from the showroom at great prices. To put in concise terms, Langkawi Crystaal is a great place to visit and admire the skills of the proficient craftsmen, and if you wish, grab some crystal pieces to embellish your home or to gift to your loved ones.