Kuala Kangsar
in Perak, Malaysia

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
4.767 and 100.933 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 4° 46' 0" and E 100° 55' 59"
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: 04:24 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:11 am and 7:27 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-4.730 and -79.142 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Palanuma
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Touring Kuala Kangsar

Kuala Kangsar in Perak with it's 39,331 residents is a town located in Malaysia about 124 mi (or 199 km) north-west of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital place.

Time in Kuala Kangsar is now 04:24 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kuala Lumpur with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 9 airports nearby Kuala Kangsar, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Malaysia is Taiping (Tekah) Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 26 km), North-West. 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 Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley in a distance of 21 mi (or 34 km), North. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ipoh, Tanah Rata, George Town, Betong and Than To. 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: 33°C / 91 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 49%
Air Pressure 1009.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

34°C (92 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

33°C (92 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

31°C (87 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Golden Roof Hotel Kuala Kangsar

Address
0,4 mi
Lot 6635, Jalan Dato Sagor, Bandar Baru
33000 Kuala Kangsar
Malaysia

Time Information

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


Blue Star Hotel Kuala Kangsar

Address
0,9 mi
No 34A, First Floor, Jalan Chulan
33000 Kuala Kangsar
Malaysia

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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

Meriam Talang, Kuala Kangsar. 2013

Published: August 14, 2013
Length: 37:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: megat fitri

http://youtu.be/J1jpkA8taMk (video jarak jauh) INi dari jarak dekat, tercabut jantung ni yop!


kampung cheh kati kuala kangsar (berarak peserta kompang) 29-11-2014

Published: December 01, 2014
Length: 28:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: are aku

berarak peserta berkhatan diiringi kompang kampung cheh ibu bapa dan semua warga kampung cheh.


kampung cheh kati kuala kangsar 29-11-2014

Published: December 01, 2014
Length: 51:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: are aku

video untuk kenangan warga kampung cheh ... gambar yang menjalan kan tugas pada hari bekhatan beramai-ramai di kampung cheh kati kuala kangsar...


rebana kampung cheh kati kuala kangsar perak ... lagu falakam

Published: December 21, 2014
Length: 37:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: are aku

rebana kampung cheh kati kuala kangsar perak , jemputan kenduri kawin di pendiat karai.


Homestay near Kuala Kangsar Richs's photos around Kuala kangsar, Malaysia (homestay di ipoh)

Published: November 11, 2010
Length: 52:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Richs's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/richs/1/1220544300/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the...


pemilihan tokoh nilam Daerah Kuala Kangsar 2014

Published: September 18, 2014
Length: 39:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: pkg manong


kampung cheh kati kuala kangsar (mandi ) 29-11-2014

Published: December 01, 2014
Length: 22:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: are aku

ini video masa mandi peserta berkhatan dengan air pancut dari pihak bomba ... ada jugak ibu bapa dan warga2 kampung cheh yang turut join dengan mandi peserta2.


Ayngaran Urumee Melam At Kuala Kangsar 2012 (2)

Published: June 05, 2012
Length: 04:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: kUmuDha HaPPy AnnAchI

Kampung Station Kaliamman Kovil Thiruvila 2012.


Ayngaran Urumee Melam At Kuala Kangsar 2012 (1)

Published: June 04, 2012
Length: 52:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: kUmuDha HaPPy AnnAchI

Kampung Station Kaliamman Kovil Thiruvila 2012.


Ayngaran Urumee Melam At Kuala Kangsar 2012 (3)

Published: June 05, 2012
Length: 01:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: kUmuDha HaPPy AnnAchI

Kampung Station Kaliamman Kovil Thiruvila 2012.


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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.

Ipoh

Ipoh is the capital city of Perak state, Malaysia. It is approximately 200 km (125 miles) north of Kuala Lumpur on the North-South Expressway. Ipoh developed into one of Malaysia's main cities around the turn of the 19th century due to the booming tin mining industry. During the British colonial era, Ipoh was Malaysia's second city for administrative purposes. Architecturally, the city centre is characterised by colonial era Chinese shop houses.

Located at 4.6, 101.07 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Ipoh, Populated places in Perak

Malay College Kuala Kangsar

The Malay College Kuala Kangsar (Malay: Kolej Melayu Kuala Kangsar, abbreviated as Malay College, MCKK,MC or Kolet, Koleq and sometimes dubbed "the Eton of the East") is a premier residential school in Malaysia. It is an all-boys and all-Malay school in the royal town of Kuala Kangsar, Perak. The school is one of the only two boarding school in Malaysia (the other is SAS) that are under the royal patronage. Its royal patronage is the Conference of Rulers.

Located at 4.77612, 100.938 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Fully Residential School in Malaysia (SBP), Boarding schools in Malaysia, Schools in Perak, Educational institutions established in 1905

Perak Stadium

Perak Stadium is a stadium located in Kampung Simee in Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. It is part of a large complex called the DBI Sports Complex, which houses a majority of sporting facilities used by players representing the state of Perak such as the Velodrome Rakyat (cycling), Indera Mulia Stadium (indoor stadium) and the Sultan Azlan Shah Stadium (hockey).

Located at 4.60943, 101.103 (Lat. / Lng.), about 16 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Malaysia, Buildings and structures in Ipoh

Sungai Siput

Sungai Siput is a town and also a parliamentary constituency in Kuala Kangsar district, Perak, Malaysia. Since the recent Malaysian general election of 8 March 2008, this parliamentary constituency is represented by Dr Jeyakumar Devaraj, from Pakatan Rakyat Party, in the Dewan Rakyat, the lower house of Malaysian Parliament. Dr Michael Jeyakumar Devaraj defeated the previous incumbent, Dato Seri Samy Vellu, who had held the seat since 1974.

Located at 4.82, 101.07 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

Padang Rengas

Padang Rengas is a small town in Perak, Malaysia. The town is located about 15 km from Kuala Kangsar town. It has a police station, railway station, rural health centre, market and Schools ~ SJK(C) Khiu Min, SK Tun Dr. Ismail, SK Perempuan & SMK Tun Perak, including a Technical-based education school. Padang Rengas has a major cement manufacturing complex and surrounded by rubber estates.

Located at 4.76667, 100.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

Velodrome Rakyat

Velodrome Rakyat is a velodrome in Ipoh, Malaysia, and was the first velodrome to be built in that country. Tan Sri Dato' Seri Darshan Singh Gill, President of the Perak Cycling Association, identified the need for a velodrome in the country. Previously, the National Cycling Federation used to send track cyclists to neighbouring countries at a very high cost.

Located at 4.60914, 101.101 (Lat. / Lng.), about 16 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sports venues in Malaysia, Velodromes, Cycle racing in Malaysia, Buildings and structures in Ipoh

Karai, Perak

Karai is a small town in Perak, Malaysia, located near Kuala Kangsar. The town is also called Enggor. The town grew due to the rubber industry. One of the famous attractions is the historical Victoria Railway Bridge.

Located at 4.85, 100.967 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

Jerlun

Jerlun is a small town in Perak, Malaysia. It is located in Kuala Kangsar.

Located at 4.73333, 100.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

2007 Bukit Gantang bus crash

The 2007 Bukit Gantang bus crash was the worst road accident in Malaysian history. Twenty passengers of the Super Express bus were killed in the accident which took place near Bukit Berapit, Bukit Gantang, Changkat Jering, Perak. It occurred on August 13, 2007 at 4.40 am, when the bus driver, Rohizan Abu Bakar, lost control of the bus as it was going down an incline and it crashed into a ditch at the 229th kilometre of the North-South Expressway. Bakar, 38, died, along with 19 passengers.

Located at 4.75, 101 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bus accidents in Malaysia, Road accidents in Malaysia, 2007 road accidents, 2007 in Malaysia

Ipoh railway station

The Ipoh railway station is a Malaysian train station located at the south-western side of and named after the capital city of Ipoh, Perak. It serves as the main railway terminal for the state. It is owned by Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad, and offers KTM Intercity services, as well as handling freight trains. Designed by Arthur Benison Hubback, it was first constructed and opened in 1935, making it the second concrete station to be constructed in the town.

Located at 4.59722, 101.073 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
KTM Intercity railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1935, Stations of Malaysian Railway, Ipoh

Jelapang, Perak

Jelapang is a town in Kinta district, Perak, Malaysia. It is a northern suburb of Ipoh, the state capital. It is also the site of the infamous Jelapang toll plaza of the North-South Expressway. The toll plaza is "infamous" due to its reputation as an accident-prone area.

Located at 4.63333, 101.067 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

2010 Cameron Highlands bus crash

The 2010 Cameron Highlands bus crash was the worst road accident in Malaysian history. Twenty-seven passengers of the double-decked coach bus, mostly Thai tourist were killed in the accident which took place near Cameron Highlands of the Perak-Pahang border. It occurred on December 20, 2010 at 11:40 am, when the bus driver, Omar Shahidan, lost control of the bus as it was going down an incline and it crashed into a rocky slope at the 15th kilometre of the Second East-West Highway.

Located at 4.75, 101 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bus accidents in Malaysia, Road accidents in Malaysia, 2010 road accidents, 2010 in Malaysia

Silvermania Curva

Silvermaniac Curva is the Curva for Silvermaniac supporters group of Perak FA at Gate A & B, Perak Stadium, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. It's located at the north curve of the stadium. Usually Silvermaniac occupies the upper terrace rather than the lower terrace.

Located at 4.61035, 101.103 (Lat. / Lng.), about 16 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Perak

Azlan Shah Stadium

Azlan Shah Stadium is a field hockey stadium at Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. It is the permanent venue of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup.

Located at 4.6075, 101.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 16 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Ipoh


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kangsar, Kuala Kangsa, Kuala Kangsar, کوالا کنگسر, 쿠알라캉사르, கோலாகங்சார், กัวลากังซาร์, 江沙縣