1 day in Alor Setar & Sungai Petani Itinerary

1 day in Alor Setar & Sungai Petani Itinerary

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Alor Setar

The capital of the state of Kedah on the west coast of the Malaysian Peninsula, Alor Setar ranks as the tenth-largest city in Malaysia by population.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Alor Setar Tower.

For photos and more tourist information, read our Alor Setar trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Western Indonesia Time (WIB), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Sungai Petani.
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Sungai Petani

Sungai Petani is a town in Kuala Muda District, Kedah, Malaysia. On the 24th (Sat), make a trip to Sungai Petani Clock Tower and then enjoy the sand and surf at Pantai Merdeka.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Sungai Petani road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Alor Setar to Sungai Petani takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

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