Kampung Gelam
in Kedah, Malaysia

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.164 and 100.322 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 9' 50" and E 100° 19' 19"
Currency and Currency Code:
Ringgit - MYR
Spoken languages:
Malay, English, Chinese, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Panjabi, Thai
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:07 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:08 am and 7:17 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-6.157 and -79.678 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
La Rinconada
References
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Kampung Gelam

Kampung Gelam in Kedah is a place in Malaysia about 229 mi (or 369 km) north-west of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital city.

Current time in Kampung Gelam is now 02:07 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kuala Lumpur with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports near Kampung Gelam. The closest airport in Malaysia is Sultan Abdul Halim Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Malaysia is Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca in a distance of 51 mi (or 83 km), South. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Alor Setar, Kangar, Sadao, Kuah and Satun. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 1009.7 hPa
Wind Speed Setting with 0 km/h (0 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 85% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

29°C (83 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

28°C (83 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 21st of September 2019

28°C (83 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

HOLIDAY VILLA ALOR SETAR CITY CENTRE

Address
4,5 mi
NO 162 163 JALAN TUNKU
05000 Alor Setar
Malaysia

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TH Hotel and Convention Centre Alor Setar

Address
5,2 mi
Jalan Batas Ban 06550
06600 Kuala Kedah
Malaysia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Royale

Address
3,8 mi
97, Seberang Jalan Putra
05100 Alor Setar
Malaysia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Regency Hotel Alor Star

Address
4,4 mi
Lot 134-141, Jalan Sultan Badlishah
05000 Alor Setar
Malaysia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Leverage Business Hotel Kuala Kedah

Address
5,2 mi
50, Taman Gunung Indah
05400 Alor Setar
Malaysia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

GP Fantasy, City Plaza, Alor Star, P2

Published: May 06, 2014
Length: 41:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: The Gerryko Malaysia TV Network

Part 2/2 of City Plaza, Alor Star City Plaza Alor Setar Jalan Tunku Ibrahim, Alor Setar, Kedah ‎


Mee hamid terbaik di alor star kedah!!!! Makan Sekali Pasti Nak Lagi

Published: February 24, 2013
Length: 36:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sa fik


Alor Star: A glimpse into Malay Culture Emmaandpaul's photos around Alor Setar, Malaysia

Published: December 05, 2010
Length: 02:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Emmaandpaul's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/emmaandpaul/1/1260956932/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod...


BMW Innovation Days Alor Star 25 Sep 2010, along the way, part 1

Published: October 03, 2010
Length: 31:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: LCP

On the way to Lee Motors Autocare, at Jalan Sultanah, video is from junction of Jalan Alor Semadom to Lebuhraya Darul Aman, passing by Alor Star prison. The BMW X6 in front was one of the test...


BMW Innovation Days Alor Star 25 Sep 2010, along the way, part 2

Published: October 03, 2010
Length: 29:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: LCP

On the way to Lee Motors Autocare, at the last stretch of road before reaching the place. The BMW X6 in front was one of the test drive cars for the event. Video shot from GoPro HD Motorsports...


Discussing Gundams, Star Parade Cosplay, P6

Published: May 07, 2014
Length: 25:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: The Gerryko Malaysia TV Network

Part 6/14 of Star Parade Cosplay STR ( electronic games & collectible toys ) Gaming Cafe and Hobby Shop S-45 , 2nd Floor , Star Parade , (Jalan Teluk Wanjah), 05200 Alor Star, Kedah Address:...


Gundams, Lightning and Cloud Strife, Star Parade Cosplay, P5

Published: May 07, 2014
Length: 25:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: The Gerryko Malaysia TV Network

Part 5/14 of Star Parade Cosplay STR ( electronic games & collectible toys ) Gaming Cafe and Hobby Shop S-45 , 2nd Floor , Star Parade , (Jalan Teluk Wanjah), 05200 Alor Star, Kedah Address:...


sahabat-najwa latif (coverSAF)

Published: May 16, 2013
Length: 24:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lunaa Aesyikie

sweet memory with members group SAF [sparkle awesome family] -alor star,kedah- # this video just for fun ^^ https://www.facebook.com/groups/SparkleAwesomeFamily/


Masjid Zahir Sunset Time Lapse

Published: May 05, 2014
Length: 04:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hafiz Ismail

Masjid Zahir Sunset Time Lapse The Zahir Mosque is Kedah's state mosque. It is located in the heart of Alor Star, the state capital of Kedah, Malaysia. It is one of the grandest and oldest...


Alor Setar, Malaysia | Dec 9 - 11, 2009 | RTW Ep.19

Published: December 17, 2009
Length: 58:11 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Kyde and Eric

http://kydeanderic.com/AlorSetar Next Video: http://youtu.be/_PZUL7mDJog Previous Video: http://youtu.be/86s_sQZub-0 http://facebook.com/kydeanderic http://twitter.com/KydeandEric Shot...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

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.

Located at 6.11667, 100.367 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in Kedah, State capitals in Malaysia, Northern Corridor Economic Region

Jitra

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.

Located at 6.26667, 100.417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kedah

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).

Located at 6.1, 100.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kedah

Pendang

Pendang is a major town and district in Kedah, Malaysia. The district is primarily covered with paddy fields with agriculture being its main economic activity. There is a famous Pendang Lake Recreational & Resort near the Pendang town centre. The main road is Jalan Raja Hasrul Raja Hassan, said to be the longest municipal named road in Kedah state - up to 85 kilometers.

Located at 6, 100.467 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kedah, Districts of Kedah

Sanglang

Sanglang is a small town in the southern part of Perlis, Malaysia.

Located at 6.25, 100.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perlis

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.

Located at 6.15, 100.433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
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.

Located at 6.1, 100.283 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Kedah

Tokai, Kedah

Tokai is a small town in Kedah, Malaysia.

Located at 6.01667, 100.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
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.

Located at 6.18944, 100.398 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Malaysia, Buildings and structures in Kedah, Northern Corridor Economic Region

Keat Hwa Secondary School

Keat Hwa Secondary School is a cluster Chinese high school in Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia which provides quality secondary education. It was founded in 1911, making it one of the oldest schools in Malaysia. It has an area of 13 acres . Keat Hwa Secondary School is widely known as Keat Hwa in the region, and it is one of the only 78 Chinese conforming (national-type) secondary schools in Malaysia.

Located at 6.0973, 100.358 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Keat Hwa Education Group, Secondary schools in Malaysia, Schools in Kedah, Educational institutions established in the 20th century, Educational institutions established in 1911

Darul Aman Stadium

Darul Aman Stadium is an all-seater and a multi-purpose stadium in Alor Star, the capital of state of Kedah, Malaysia. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium was built in 1967. It has a capacity of 32,387 seats after the expansion in 1997. It was one of the venues for the 1997 FIFA World Youth Championship. It is the official stadium for Malaysian Super League's club Kedah FA and Malaysian Premier League's club Kuala Muda NAZA FC.

Located at 6.13602, 100.372 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Malaysia, Athletics (track and field) venues in Malaysia, Kedah, Multi-purpose stadiums in Malaysia

Simpang Empat, Perlis

Simpang Empat or Simpang Ampat is a small town located in Perlis, Malaysia. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:6|20|N|100|11|E||| |primary |name= }}

Located at 6.33333, 100.183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perlis

Simpang Empat, Kedah

Simpang Empat or Simpang Ampat is a small town located in Kedah, Malaysia.

Located at 6.01667, 100.383 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kedah

Kaki Bukit

Kaki Bukit is a small town in Perlis, Malaysia. It has an estimated population of 3,000. Kaki Bukit is located 16 miles north of the state capital, Kangar and a few miles away from Padang Besar, the boundary of between Thailand and Malaysia. A place of interest in Kaki Bukit is Gua Kelam.

Located at 6.265, 100.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perlis

Mata Ayer

Mata Ayer is a small town in the middle part of Perlis, Malaysia. It located on the way from Arau to Padang Besar.

Located at 6.265, 100.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perlis

Beseri

Beseri is a small town in the middle part of Perlis, Malaysia or just near the Tasik Timah Tasoh.

Located at 6.265, 100.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perlis

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.

Located at 6.33333, 100.333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kedah

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.

Located at 6.31332, 100.346 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kedah

Kuala Sanglang

Kuala Sanglang is a small coastal village town at the border of the northern Malaysian states of Perlis and Kedah. It was founded by Penghulu Said bin Jaafar bin Enjang (1860-1960) circa 1900, when he opened up an early settlement on the Kedah side of the border. Penghulu Said is a Punghulu (a sort of village or county chief) of Mukim Sanglang in 1900 until the Japanese occupation of Malaya.

Located at 6.26667, 100.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kedah

City Plaza Alor Setar

City Plaza is the main shopping mall in the city of Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia. It is located in the heart of the CBD area of the city. The mall facility includes a bookstore, bowling alley and cinema.

Located at 6.11778, 100.37 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Kedah

Alor Setar railway station

The Alor Setar railway station is a Malaysian train station located at and named after the state capital city of Alor Setar, Kedah.

Located at 6.11472, 100.37 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
KTM Intercity railway stations, Stations of Malaysian Railway

Alor Star Mall

Alor Star Mall is a two-storey shopping mall located at the south of the Alor Setar city area. It is owned by The Store Corp Bhd.

Located at 6.08103, 100.361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shopping malls in Kedah, Shopping malls established in 2006

Tunjang railway station

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

Located at 6.26667, 100.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
KTM Intercity railway stations, Stations of Malaysian Railway

Keat Hwa Centennial Celebrations

Celebrated: July 31, 2011; ago (2011-07-31) Keat Hwa Centennial Celebrations is a series of events held in celebration of the 100 years of existence of Keat Hwa Secondary School, Keat Hwa II Secondary School, Keat Hwa High School and three other Chinese primary schools. Keat Hwa Centennial Celebrations also mark the existence of Chinese education in Malaysia for more than 100 years.

Located at 6.0973, 100.358 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Keat Hwa Education Group

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kampung Gelam.

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20 Sep
2019

Gold Seminar Alor Setar Branch 19/9/2019
Starting at: 04:30 am (04:30).
More Information: eventful.com.

Bicara Bersalin (Kedah)
Starting at: 11:30 pm (23:30).
More Information: eventful.com.

22 Sep
2019

投资教育系列:P2P众筹和股权众筹投资新趋势 (Alor Setar)
Starting at: 04:00 am (04:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

27 Sep
2019

Gold Seminar Alor Setar Branch 26/9/2019
Starting at: 04:30 am (04:30).
More Information: eventful.com.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kampong Gelam, Kampung Gelam