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Gunung Bintang-Kedah

Gunung Bintang-Kedah

Height: 1862m
Location: Sedim, Kulim, Kedah
Summit Temperature: 7 - 17 degree celcius
Highlights: Sumatran Rhinoceros, Tapir, Wild Deer and the most scary is the Malayan Tiger footprint!.

Gunung Bintang, 1862m, is part of the Bintang Range which stretches from the Main Range near the Thai-Malaysia border in the north to Taiping in the south. The mountain straddles the Kedah-Perak border with its eastern slopes located in Perak's Bintang Hijau Forest Reserve, totaling 57 433 hectares, while the western portion lies within the Gunung Inas Forest Reserve covering 36 979 hectares in Kedah. The streams of Gunung Bintang form the headwaters of Sungai Kerian Kiri which in turn flows into Sungai Kerian. Sungai Kerian forms part of the boundary between Kedah and Perak. Gunung Inas is the source of Sungai Sedim which is a tributary of Sungai Muda, a major river in Kedah.


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Near BY:

Sultan Abdul Halim Airport (WMKA)-92.4 km
Butterworth Railway Station-49.4 km
Lalang Railway Station, Kedah (railroad station)-41.3 km
Kulim Bus Station-29.5 km
Butterworth Bus Station-49.5 km
Taxi Station-40.0 km
Mini Taxi Station-61.5 km
Hotel Seri Malaysia-29.2 km
Riverview Hotel-26.5 km
Kemunting Lake View Restaurant-16.3 km
Restaurant Kong Heng-26.5 km
temple of Bukit Baling-27.1 km
RajChaPhoHong Thai Buddist Temple-32.0 km