5 days in Kedah Itinerary

5 days in Kedah Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kedah trip maker

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

Alor Setar
— 3 nights
— 1 night

Alor Setar

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Alor Setar: St. Anne's Church (in Bukit Mertajam), Sungai Petani Clock Tower (in Sungai Petani) and Gua Kelam (in Kaki Bukit). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Zahir Mosque, buy something for everyone on your list at Aman Central, take in the exciting artwork at Kedah Royal Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Kuala Kedah Fort Historical Complex.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the 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 difference moving from Malaysia Time to Western Indonesia Time is minus 1 hour. In December in Alor Setar, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Alor Setar

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

St. Anne's Church, Sungai Petani Clock Tower, Kuala Kedah Fort Historical Complex, Gua Kelam, Al Hussain Mosque (Floating Mosque)
Highlights from your plan
Zahir Mosque ©
Zahir Mosque
Aman Central ©
Aman Central
St. Anne's Church ©
St. Anne's Church


Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): kick back and relax at Cenang Beach, thentake in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Langkawi Thean Hou Temple and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Langkawi road trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and ferry from Alor Setar to Langkawi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. December in Langkawi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing