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The historic building, Jam Besar & Dataran Zero Kilometer is the main destinations in Sungai Petani Kedah. Jam Besar was built in year 1936 to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of King George V and Queen Mary. To increase the uniqueness of the Jam Besar, Sungai Petani Municipal Council (MPSPK) was upgraded the Zero Kilometer Square near to this Jam Besar for public visits.
Indirectly, visitors can relax around the Zero Kilometer Square and get to know about the jam besar based on information stated there. It is also a good place to relax at night, chatting and walking around the dataran. LED light is all over the place and a nice place to take pictures of memories here.
You can take flight to reach Kuala Muda nearest airport at Sultan Abdul Halim Airport, Alor Setar . Once you reach the airport you need to take taxi to Jam Besar & Dataran Zero Kilometer where the distance is 75 km or 57 minutes’ drive away.
You may take transnasional bus or any other bus operators depart from TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) to Sungai Petani, Kedah. From there you can take either taxi or bus for approximately 6 minutes’ drive to Jam Besar & Dataran Zero Kilometer.
If you are driving from Kuala Lumpur, follow the route to the Kedah in the north and take exit 170 at Sungai Petani Selatan. From Sungai Petani continue your journey to Jam Besar & Dataran Zero Kilometer for another 2 km trips.
The nearest train to Jam Besar & Dataran Zero Kilometer is at Sungai Petani Railway Station. You can take ETS train from KL Sentral to Sungai Petani. Once you arrived at Sungai Petani, you can take taxi or local bus for approximately 6 minutes trip to the Jam Besar & Dataran Zero Kilometer.
Hutan Lipur Batu Hampar is a recreational area that you can visit to relax and get a fresh air surrounded by lush greenery. It is located only 1.2 km from Jam Besar & Dataran Zero Kilometer. This forest park is home to a number of giant trees. It is a place that the locals and tourists come to picnic and bathing in a cool and fresh water.
Taman Jubli Perak is located within the Sungai Petani City Center. The park is ideal for those who enjoy jogging, exercise and recreation activities. Treks for jogging and walking activities are also provided surrounded by lush green trees. In addition to a jogging area, there is a golf course adjacent to the park.
Bakau Gallery Complex is another new tourist destination in Kedah that you shouldn’t miss to visit. It is located only 7 km from Jam Besar & Dataran Zero Kilometer. The gallery is located at Semeling Jetty contains a museum of historiography, auditorium and a restaurant capable of attracting more tourists from within and outside the country.
You can bring your family and kids to have fun and enjoy at the Carnival Water Park that is located only 5 km from the city center. This water park is actually situated within Love Sayang Golf and Country Resort. With an area of 7 hectares, a variety of fun where you can enjoy a variety of water games here.
Park Avenue Hotel Sungai Petani is a 4-star hotel that is conveniently located in Sungai Petani. The distance is only 3.2 km from Jam Besar & Dataran Zero Kilometer. Here guests can have a relaxing massage and enjoy a game of pool or sing at the karaoke lounge. Guests can enjoy the luxury treats and incomparable experience by staying at Park Avenue Hotel Sungai Petani.
Hotel Seri Malaysia Sungai Petani is a 3 star hotel located near to Jam Besar & Dataran Zero Kilometer. This hotel features restaurant, dry cleaning, and a 24-hour front desk. Hotel Seri Malaysia Sungai Petani is the smartest choice for you who are looking for affordable accommodation with outstanding service.