|| Bandar Merbok,
08400 Alor Setar Kedah, Malaysia
Bujang Valley is one of the well renowned districts in Kedah. Located near to three
rivers, Sungai Bujang, Sungai Muda and Sungai Merbok in between of Gunung Jerai. The
224 square kilometers district is the richest archaeological area in the country.
With over 2000-year-old historical archaeological remains, it has been a place for
both tourists and archaeologists to tour with. Alor Setar Tower and Zahir Mosque
is situated approximately 42 kilometers to 44 kilometers away from Bujang Valley.
Bujang Valley or would be better known as Lembah Bujang for the local. It is a famous
attraction for both local and international tourists. The district is alluring local
archaeologists for research of the local culture. Civilization happens between the
first and fifth century influenced the local into adopting hindu-buddhist culture.
The historical district in Kedah has draw tremendous attractions for some of its
unknown history behind the district. Bujang Valley Archaeological Musuem is
situated at archaeological park is the first archaeology museum in Malaysia.
The museum highlights the archaeology evidences that were discovered in the
30's and 60's. The museum is rated highly recommended. Famous local delicacies
that no one would miss out, just 44 kilometers away to Alor Setar are nasi lemak,
prawn mee, etc which could be found mostly at Kopitiam (shoplots). Shoplots are
well-preserved in the early century hence one's could feel enjoy the great
ambience when dining in. Pekan Rabu is definitely a place for visitors for
its popularity of selling variety items from local tidbits to handicraft.
With the amount of hotels available in the state, accommodation will
never be an issue for anyone.
Public transports are widely available in the state, ranging from bus to taxi.
One's could opt for taxi from the Sultan Abdul Halim Airport to favorites'
destination. Car and motorcycle are available for rental if you prefer to drive
and possess a valid license. The prices are based on own preferences and packages.