Kampung Buku Malaysia located in Mangkawi is the foremost and sole book village that you will find in South-East Asia. This is a portion of the International Book Villages as well as Book Towns Movement.

This is located along a flourishing green forest at Gunung Raya foot which is the greatest peak on the island, this book village supplies book enthusiasts a tranquil background to indulge in their leisure pursuit. The different homes in the village are filled with an extensive selection of fresh books on several languages and subjects and 2nd-hand, antiquarian and rare books. 

From Langkawi International Airport, it will only take you 10 minutes to get there and 15 minutes if you will head to the Ferry Terminal. It is established in the design of the conventional Malay kampung (village). 

You would notice 6 quaint and attention-grabbing wooden building there. such buildings host a collection of magazines, international and local books. The book village was established in the design of Hay-on-Wye England book village wherein the books are vended rather in lower prices for around 1 to 2 pounds or RM 5.54 to RM 11.08.

This is the 18th book village throughout the globe. among the 2nd-hand books that you will find here ranges from topics such as Asian languages, European studies, books on European gender studies, travel, sports, Malaysia and Arabic literature. 

Head to the book village's foot and you will gain admission to the Lubuk Semilang recreational park and have a dip in the chilly stream or just doze around the gazebos or any of the extensive benches. At the same time, this is an astounding location to carry out a picnic. Being silenced by the pacifying sounds of a running stream, cool breeze and children's laughter would create a great respite. Langkawi book village is the project of Kedah. 

Situated amidst a lush green forest at the foot of Gunung Raya, the highest peak on the island, the book village provides book lovers a tranquil setting to indulge in their hobby. The various houses in the village are stocked with a great variety of new books on numerous topics and languages as well as second-hand, rare and antiquarian books.

Opening Hours

9.00am - 6.00pm

Admission Fees Free
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Address Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia
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