Kampung Sungai Ara
in Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
- Penang International Airport (2 mi)
- Butterworth Airport (13 mi)
- Taiping (Tekah) Airport (44 mi)
- Sultan Abdul Halim Airport (60 mi)
- Sultan Azlan Shah Airport (77 mi)
- Pulau Pangkor Airport (77 mi)
- Langkawi International Airport (79 mi)
- Sitiawan Airport (82 mi)
- Kuala Lumpur International Airport (204 mi)
- Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca (Unesco heritage, 8 mi)
- Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley (Unesco heritage, 51 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 5.327 and 100.273 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 5° 19' 37" and E 100° 16' 24"
- 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: 01:57 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:21 am and 7:29 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -5.313 and -79.719 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Explore Kampung Sungai Ara
Kampung Sungai Ara in Pulau Pinang with it's 140,849 inhabitants is located in Malaysia about 180 mi (or 289 km) north-west of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital.
Local time in Kampung Sungai Ara is now 01:57 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kuala Lumpur with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Kampung Sungai Ara, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Malaysia is Penang International Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), South. 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 8 mi (or 13 km), North-East. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: George Town, Alor Setar, Betong, Kuah and Ipoh. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Vistana Penang Bukit Jambul
The Wembley - A St Giles Hotel
Eastin Hotel Penang
Mango Tree Place - Hideaway
Noordin Street House
Cititel Express Penang
Hotel NEO+ Penang
Reunion Heritage House
Videos from this area
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Snake Temple (Tokong Ular)
Snake Temple is situated in Bayan Lepas, Penang. One of the many tourist attraction in Penang. Feedback: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Malaysia, Insel Penang, Island Penang, Pulau Pinang
Island in West Malaysia and the UNESCO World Heritage City George Town. Nur ein paar Tage Zeit für eine kurze Inselbesichtigung. Short visit. A walking tour around the Island.
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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.
Universiti Sains Malaysia
Universiti Sains Malaysia is a public university in Malaysia. There are three campuses: one on the island of Penang (Main Campus), one in Kelantan (Health Campus), and one in Nibong Tebal. There is offshore collaboration with KLE University, India offering the Doctor of Medicine (USM) undergraduate degree. USM plans to open a Global Campus (Kuala Lumpur Campus) located at Kuala Lumpur Education City (KLCE).
Penang Bridge (Jambatan Pulau Pinang in Malay) 30px is a dual carriageway toll bridge connects George Town on the island of Penang and Seberang Prai on the mainland of Malaysia on the Malay Peninsula. The bridge is also linked to the North-South Expressway in Prai and Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Expressway in Penang. It was officially opened to traffic on 14 September 1985. The total length of the bridge is 13.5 km, making it the longest bridge in Malaysia as and the fourth-longest in Southeast Asia.
Penang International Airport
Penang International Airport, previously known as Bayan Lepas International Airport, is situated in the Bayan Lepas area that at southeast of Penang Island, Malaysia. The airport is located 16 km away from George Town, the capital city of Penang. Penang International Airport is a medium-sized airport with good connections to major cities in South East Asia. The airport serves as the main airport for the northern region of Malaysia.
Kek Lok Si
The Kek Lok Si Temple is a Buddhist temple situated in Air Itam in Penang and is one of the best known temples on the island. It is the largest Buddhist temple in Southeast Asia. The temple is heavily commercialised with shops at every level and inside the main temple complexes. Mahayana Buddhism and traditional Chinese rituals blend into a harmonious whole, both in the temple architecture and artwork as well as in the daily activities of worshippers.
The Snake Temple is situated in Sungai Kluang, Bayan Lepas, Penang, Malaysia and is perhaps the only temple of its kind in the world. The temple is filled with the smoke of burning incense and a variety of pit vipers. The vipers are believed to be rendered harmless by the sacred smoke, but as a safety precaution, the snakes have also been de-venomed but still have their fangs intact, visitors are warned against picking up the reptiles and placing them on their bodies for taking pictures.
Penang Island is part of the state of Penang, on the west coat of Peninsular Malaysia. It was named Prince of Wales Island when it was occupied by the British East India Company on 12 August 1786, in honour of the birthday of the Prince of Wales, later King George IV. The capital George Town, was named after the reigning King George III.
Penang International Sports Arena
Penang International Sports Arena (PISA) is an indoor sports arena located at Penang, Malaysia. It was completed in 2000. The 2000 SUKMA games is one of the first events held in PISA. It is the largest and the most comprehensive multi-purpose indoor venue on the Penang island. PISA encompasses a large Olympic sized swimming pools and a spacious air-conditioned arena. It is the venue for several major swimming and sporting events.
Balik Pulau (literally meaning back of the island) is a town in Penang, Malaysia. Durians and other kinds of fruits are planted there. Balik Pulau is famous for its durian plantations which include the 'ang heh' (meaning red prawns) and 'holo' (meaning gourd like) variety. The area was affected by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.
Sungai Dua is a town in Penang, Malaysia. It is located in the east part of Penang Island. The nearest town from Sungai Dua is Gelugor.
Batu Maung is a small town in Penang, Malaysia. It is located in the southeastern part of Penang Island. It consists of several smaller villages namely Kampung Seronok (at the border with Bayan Lepas), Kampung Binjai, Permatang Damar Laut, Kampung Batu Maung, Kampung Teluk Tempoyak and Kampung Jalan Baru. Around 20 years ago, Batu Maung was only a small fishing village accessible only from Bayan Lepas.
Bayan Lepas is a town in Penang, Malaysia being home to the Penang International Airport. It has a population of about 141,000 people. Bayan Lepas is the main industrial hub of Penang, being home to the Free Industrial Zone, where factories of many multinational companies are located. Penang International Airport also located at Bayan Lepas. Penang's biggest shopping mall, Queensbay Mall, the Bukit Jambul Complex and Penang island's only Giant Hypermarket are located there.
Pulau Betong is a small island in Penang, Malaysia. Pulau Betong is a small island on the southwest corner of Penang Island. Located on the Penang side is a village called Kampung Pulau Betong, which gets its name from the island. Pulau Betong can be seen from the country road that leads to Pasir Panjang. The island is not accessible except by boat. Pulau Betong is uninhabited, safe for some fish-breeding activities conducted there. In order to reach Pulau Betong, one has to hire a boat.
Air Itam (Malay for black water) is a town in Penang, Malaysia. The famous Kek Lok Si Temple (極樂寺) and Penang Hill (Bukit Bendera) are situated there. A famous Chinese secondary school, named Chung Ling High School, is located in Jalan Air Itam. The State Mosque, or Masjid Negeri, is also located there. Bandar Baru Air Itam is a town near Air Itam. Air Itam is famous for its 'laksa' which is located at the junction of Kek Lok Si Temple. The primary ethnicity of Air Itam is Chinese.
Phor Tay High School
Phor Tay High School is a public, Buddhist, co-educational high school, located in Sungai Dua, Penang. It is the only Buddhist secondary school, where Buddhist education is a compulsory subject for all Buddhist students of the school, in Malaysia. Phor Tay High School was previously an all-girls school. It was officially converted to a co-educational school after its relocation from Jalan Bagan Jermal in 2009.
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Batu Uban is a small town located a few kilometers away from the town of Gelugor in Penang, Malaysia. There are numerous condominiums situated in Batu Uban; these include Sunny Ville, E-Park and N-Park. Many Universiti Sains Malaysia students reside in rented units in N-Park Condominium. Sunny Point is an office complex which house offices, a car showroom, convenience store, an art class et cetera. There are some Malay villages and a mosque in Batu Uban.
Chung Ling High School
Chung Ling High School (钟灵中学 in Chinese, Sekolah Menengah Jenis Kebangsaan Chung Ling in Malay) is a boys' secondary school in Malaysia, located in George Town, Penang.
Penang Hill Railway
The Penang Hill Railway is a one section funicular railway which climbs Penang Hill from Air Itam, near George Town on the island of Penang in Malaysia. The total journey takes about ten to twenty minutes. The train may stop at other intermediate stations upon request. Construction of the railway took place between 1906 to 1923, at a cost of 1.5 million Straits dollars. The railway was opened to the public on October 21, 1923. New cars were provided in 1977.
Suffolk House, Penang
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Convent Datuk Keramat
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Penang Sports Club
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Gertak Sanggul is a village in Penang, Malaysia, located southwest coast of Penang island. The main race in this village is Chinese and a small number of Malays. The Chinese names of this village is MeiHu (美湖/means beautiful lake) or WeiHu (尾湖) in Chinese Dialects. This is a fishing village. And, there are also pig farming and farmer in this village. A Chinese primary school located in Gertak Sanggul, SJK (C) Poi Eng .
Nibbinda Forest Monastery
Nibbinda Forest Monastery is a Theravada forest monastery situated at Mukim 5, Balik Pulau, Penang, Malaysia. The monastery is located on top of a hill in Balik Pulau. Surrounded by mountains and facing the sea, the beautiful yet serene place is an ideal spot for the monks to cultivate disgust with worldly life. A small town with simple folks living at the foot of the hill makes the monastery more suitable to establish as the pure land in this world.
Kampung Seronok is a small village in Penang, Malaysia. This village is located between Bayan Lepas and Batu Maung.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Sungei Ara, Kampung Sungai Ara, Kampong Sungai Ara