The old town centre of Parit Buntar, Perak
(29 August, 2015)
(GPS: 5.11864, 100.48679; ) 巴里文打 is the administrative centre of the district of Kerian
on the western part of Perak. It is located at the border between Perak and Kedah
, and within a stone's throw from Bandar Baharu
in Kedah, and Nibong Tebal
Parit Buntar is said to have been named after a local leader Tok Buntar, who was instrumental in the construction of an irrigation canal that came to be known as Parit Buntar. The town is on the western bank of Sungai Kerian
, across from Bandar Baharu in Kedah
to the east, and Nibong Tebal in Penang
to the north.
Location of sights in Parit Buntar
Categories of sights in Parit Buntar
Sights in and around Parit Buntar
Shopping in Parit Buntar
Eateries in Parit Buntar
Places of Worship in Parit Buntar
I wonder what this road-side hawker in Parit Buntar selling.
(29 August, 2015)
Parit Buntar is on the map of Perak
Exit the North-South Expressway
at either Exit 153, Bandar Baharu Interchange, or Exit 156, Jawi Interchange.
Since 11 July, 2015, the KTM Electric Train Service
(ETS) was introduced to provide fast connection to Parit Buntar from major cities on the west coast of the Peninsula. The ETS train from KL Sentral
arrives at the Parit Buntar Railway Station
at 12:51 pm in the afternoon while the train from Butterworth Railway Station
arrives at 6:00 pm.
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