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Alor Star Destination Guide

Touring Alor Star in Malaysia.

Alor Star in the region of Kedah with it's 217,368 citizens is located in Malaysia - some 225 mi (or 362 km) North-West of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Alor Star

Time in Alor Star is now 05:10 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kuala Lumpur" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Medan, Yaring, Yala or Kampung Berjaya. Being here already, consider visiting Kampung Alor Janggus, Kuala Kedah, Langgar, Alor Star, Kampung Titi Keling and Kampung Lalang Kerbau. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Masjid HDR Time Lapse

01:41 min ( August 19, 2010 by jeebsion)
Views: 80,565 - Rating: 4.91982/5

Welcoming Ramadhan 1431, I threw visits to these 3 Masjids in my hometown, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia. Technically, it is made from 8925 images. Per frame is made of 5 bracketed HDR shots with +-1.0 ...

Ninja Yamakasi Parkour Tricking Jam

07:19 min ( March 06, 2010 by Uzai Hj)
Views: 4,754 - Rating: 4.14286/5

Ninja Yamakasi Tricking Jam We From Malaysia Kedah (NO GYM) (No Drugs) (No Smoke) (No Shuffle) Parkour For Life Traceur:- Uzai Call8 Nik Fahmy Kimy Arip(Ukun) Ady Yap(Blaze)

Alor Star: A glimpse into Malay Culture ...

01:29 min ( December 05, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 371 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Emmaandpaul's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these v...

Irene's Wedding in Alor star

00:12 min ( March 07, 2008 by hsuhungen)
Views: 372 - Rating: 0/5

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Interesting facts about this location

Alor Setar

Alor Setar, or also known as Alor Star in 2004-2008, is the capital of Kedah, Malaysia; largest city in the state of Kedah; important city in the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The city houses the Kota Setar District Administrative Centre at the City Muadzam Shah and the royal city of Kedah, City Anak Bukit. Alor Setar is located 93 kilometers north of Butterworth, Penang and 45 km from the southern border of Thailand.

More reading: Alor Setar homepage
Located at 6.12, 100.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Northern Corridor Economic Region, Populated places in Kedah, State capitals in Malaysia

Kuala Kedah

Kuala Kedah is a town and parliamentary constituency in Kedah, Malaysia. It is a fishing port, located at the mouth of the Kedah River, and serves as a terminus for ferries to the tourist island of Langkawi. It is home to a fort, Kota Kuala Kedah, built in 1770. Kuala Kedah is accessible by bus or taxi from Alor Setar. The parliamentary constituency of Kuala Kedah, which includes the town and surrounding areas, is represented by Ahmad Kassim of the opposition People's Justice Party (PKR).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.12, 100.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kedah

Sultan Abdul Halim Airport

Sultan Abdul Halim Airport is an airport that serves Alor Setar, a city in the state of Kedah in Malaysia. The airport, located in Kepala Batas, is 8 miles 13 km away from town, can handle up to 800,000 ppa. The new terminal is already operational by 5 May 2006 to cater for future traffic growth. The new terminal has the capacity to receive the Airbus 330 operations as the runway was extended from the previous 1,963 metres long and 45 metres wide to 2,745 metres long and 45 metres wide.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.12, 100.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Malaysia, Buildings and structures in Kedah, Northern Corridor Economic Region

Langgar, Kedah

Langgar is a town near Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia. The Kedah royal mausoleum is located here. The nation's founding father and the first Prime Minister, Tunku Abdul Rahman, was laid to rest in this royal mausoleum. Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah, Kedah's and northern Peninsular Malaysia's main tertiary referral centre, is located in the town. SJK(C) Tai Chong is also located here.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.12, 100.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kedah

Kedah River

Kedah River is a river in Kedah, Malaysia. The river passes through Alor Setar and empties into the Straits of Malacca at Kuala Kedah. Its volume is about 3695 km³.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.12, 100.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Kedah