One of the best tourist attractions in the country ‘The Langkawi Cable Car ride’- a must-visit hotspot is located in The Oriental Village. It brings you up to 708 m above sea level and covers a distance of about 2.2 km. With this exciting experience of cable car you can have a bird’s eye viewof the dense forests, Telaga Tujuh waterfalls, a glance at wild life and the high-flying birds.
At the Base Station visitors are taken to the Gunung Macincang Mountain range giving them the views of the seven Wells waterfalls (Telaga Tujuh), the sea and the lush green rainforest. The Middle Station where visitors can get off and walk up towards the viewing platform. The Top Station will take you to the peak of the Macincang Mountain by a short walk up the stairs. There is also a café at the top for refreshments with views of beaches and islands from the distance and cool breath of wind.
It is an exciting ride and there is an exquisite Hanging bridge (also called Suspension Bridge) some hundred feet below the top station. It has a great view and while walking on the bridge you will feel as the earth is swaying beneath you. Also a climax scene of an Indian Movie ‘DON’ (starring ShahRukh Khan) was shot here at this beautiful Bridge.