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Alor Setar Travel Guide

The hardworking staff here at Orbitz are keen to help you bundle your flights and hotels to save loads. Simply choose an option and get packing for the ultimate trip to Alor Setar. Combining your bookings is one of the best ways to save money. Select your preferred hotels, airfares, rental cars and experiences for savings of up to $369^! With 500 airline partners and more than 500,000 accommodations across the globe, you have the flexibility to choose who you'll fly with and where you'll stay!

Where is Alor Setar?

While you're organizing your trip, it's helpful to keep in mind just where Alor Setar sits on the map. It's situated roughly 230 miles northwest of Kuala Lumpur, the national capital, and 4 miles northeast of Kuala Kedah. Enjoy meeting the locals while on vacation? This part of Kedah is home to around 220,000 residents.

Places to Visit in Alor Setar

Balai Besar is a historic building which has witnessed many different governments throughout the years. Want to keep the good times rolling? Unwind your mind among the calming ambiance of Wat Nikrodharam. But that's not all! Take in the mix of spirit and beauty that only art is able to convey at Kedah Royal Museum.

Car Rentals in Alor Setar

Indulge your travel lust by checking out car rentals in Alor Setar. It doesn't matter where you want to go or what you'd like to do, Orbitz will help you find a ride that satisfies your adventurous spirit. Unfortunately, there aren't any car rental firms in easy reach of Sultan Abdul Halim Airport. You'll have to jump in a cab or investigate public transport if you want to venture the 6 miles into town.

Where to stay in Alor Setar – Hotel Accommodation

If you want to stay a few nights, you should know there are just 14 hotels in Alor Setar. We can help you lock in a comfortable room, but you'll have to act fast! Unsure where to book? We're here to make things a little simpler! Our favorite options are The Regency Hotel Alor Star and Holiday Villa City Centre Alor Star.

Nearest Airports to Alor Setar

Impromptu vacations can be exciting, but it still pays to know a little bit about where you're going. The closest airport to Alor Setar is Sultan Abdul Halim Airport (AOR), 6 miles northeast of the downtown area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Alor Setar

If you're staying in Alor Setar, you don't have to limit yourself to this location. Butterworth is only 50 miles away and offers a great range of close by things to see and do, including Fort Cornwallis. Want another reason to visit? The Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi is also close by.

No Cancellation Fees

Feeling glum because you have to cancel your adventure? Don't stress — we're not going to rub salt in the wound by slapping you with a fee.^ If you contact them fast, your airline and hotel might not either.

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