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Discover Jitra in Malaysia

Jitra in the region of Kedah with its 63,489 habitants is a place located in Malaysia - some 233 mi or ( 375 km ) North of Kuala Lumpur , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Jitra

Local time in Jitra is now 07:05 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Kuala Lumpur " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Kantang, Medan, and Yaring. When in this area, you might want to check out Surat Thani . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Jitra ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Fun & Freedom with Todd & Watt March 2009

8:24 min by scubachild
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In Thailand they say "you can take the boy out the bar but not the bar out of the boy" Well this boy shows he has what it takes under the sea as well as on the surface. See Boy Zone's best poser looki ..

Giant Arapaima

4:59 min by friends6035
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Giant Arapaima that you probably will see it LIVE in front of your eyes. Place : Lye Huat Garden ( Location : Napoh, Kedah Darul Aman Country : West Malaysia ..

The Cremation of late Venerable Dr. Chao Khun Phra Thepmongkolayan

5:43 min by ramanine9
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The late Venerable Dr. Chao Khun Phra Thepmongkolayan was an influential Buddhist figure in Malaysia, Thailand and Singapore as a man of great wisdom and is well respected in the Buddhist communities ..

Chao Khun Phra Thepmongkolayan Cremation Wat Boonyaram

2:23 min by ramanine9
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This Thai Royal sponsored cremation was attended by hundreds of monks and thousands of Buddhist followers from far and near. The Late Venerable Dr. Chao Khun Phra Thepmongkolayan a great spiritual lea ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Jitra is a town in Kedah, Malaysia. It is located in the Kubang Pasu district. It is the fourth largest town in Kedah after Alor Setar, Sungai Petani and Kulim. During World War II, when the Japanese attacked Malaya, Jitra was on the one of main lines of defence set up by the British. One of the fiercest battles during the British defence of Malaya were fought here. Universiti Utara Malaysia(UUM) is the public university near to this town.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.27 100.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Populated places in Kedah

Tunjang railway station

The Tunjang railway station is a Malaysian train station located at and named after the town of Tunjang.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.27 100.35 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: KTM Intercity railway stations, Stations of Malaysian Railway

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 6.19 100.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Airports in Malaysia, Buildings and structures in Kedah, Northern Corridor Economic Region

Mukim Padang Perahu

Mukim Padang Perahu is a Sub-district or Mukim which is located in the northern section of Kedah. It is in the district of Kubang Pasu. The nearest town is Tunjang and the nearest city is Jitra.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.31 100.35 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Populated places in Kedah

Megat Dewa

Megat Dewa is a small town in Kedah state, Malaysia. It is situated in Kubang Pasu district. You will see an extraordinary paddy fields' panorama at Megat Dewa. The villagers there also living in peace and unity. It's hard to find people nowadays lives their life like that. You can feels fresh air there. You can't find uncontaminated rivers and beautiful scenery at the other place except at Megat Dewa. Megat dewa is truly Kedah! The Malaysia's Rice bowls! It's in between Jitra and Perlis.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.33 100.33 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Populated places in Kedah

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Jitra