Handicraft Village and Craft Museum

Balai Getam Guri, Kota Bahru, Kelantan
Also known as "Balai Getam Guri", the Handicraft Village and Craft Museum is located in the heart of Kota Bharu's cultural zone, within walking distance from the Istana Balai Besar and Buluh Kubu Bazaar. The Craft Museum houses many fine examples of Kelantanese craftsmanship. A restaurant called "Balai Sulur Gadung" is located on the ground floor of the building, wher...
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Islamic Museum / Syura Hall

Syura Hall, Kota Bahru, Kelantan
The history of Islam in the state can be traced at this Islamic Museum or also known as Balai Syura (Syura Hall). The museum is housed in a large two-storey traditional wooden house which used to be Kelantan's first school of Islamic studies. The establishment of this Islamic Museum testifies to the importance the state places on the religion. Exhibits inside include Isl...
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Istana Jahar

Istana Jahar, Kota Bahru, Kelantan
Kota Bahru is the capital of Kelantan, and it's located at the west peninsular Malaysia. It has a colourful local culture and it's also known as the 'cradle of Malay culture'. Istana Jahar (Jahar Palace) is located at the cultural zone and easily reaches by accessing from Jalan Hilir Kota and Jalan Sultan. Istana Jahar (Jahar Palace) is built by Sultan Muhamad 11 in 1887...
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Jeram Linang Waterfall

Jeram Linang
Jeram Linang Waterfall, Machang was one of the first to be developed by the state. Located in the Ulu Sat Forest Reserve, its cool waters are always crystal clear despite the location's popularity. The state government has provided facilities including public restrooms, rest areas, Musalla, restaurants and car park. Visitors to Jeram Linang come not only to bathe, but also ...
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New Central Market (Pasar Siti Khadijah)

Central market at Kota Bahru
Kelantan’s Central Market also known as Pasar Siti Khadijah by the local is a riot of colour. It is one of the most vibrant sites in the country where traders display brilliantly coloured fresh garden produce. Kelantan’s Central Market is mainly dominated and ‘ruled’ by the womenfolk. It may surprise you that a majority of stalls are run by women. From the early hours of...
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Jeram Pasu Waterfall

Jeram Pasu
Jeram Pasu Waterfall (Airterjun Jeram Pasu) is the most popular waterfall in Kelantan. Its cooling and clean waters promise to revitalize the body and refresh the mind. You can find Jeram Pasu at Kampung Pak Amat. It is situated off Kota Bharu-Pasir Puteh road, which the location is accessible by car or bus. The refreshingly cool waterfalls and rapids here make the area a d...
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Kelantan Silver

Kelantan Silver
Kelantan silver is renowned for its intricacy of design and superior workmanship. Silversmiths use two kinds of techniques - filigree and repousse. Items range from the functional to the purely ornamental and include fruit bowls, tea sets, ash trays, brooches and bracelets. You can visit the silvercraft factory at Kampung Sireh (along Jalan Sultanah Zainab), Kampung Mara...
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Kite Making

Wau Making in Kelantan
Kelantan is the home of giant kites that soar through the air with nary a care in the world. Kite-flying usually takes place after the harvest when farmers have time on their hands to fashion and fly these wau. There are many different types wau kuching (cat kite), wau merak (peacock kite), wau ikan (fish kite), wau bulan (moon kite) to name a few. Kite-making require...
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Merdeka Square

Merdeka Square, Kelantan
Merdeka Square is an open public area in Kota Bharu, Kelantan. Also known as the Independence Field, it was the site where the independence of Malaya was declared on 31 August, 1957. The site of Merdeka Square was a reclaimed land. It was originally the site of a floating market in the 19th century. When Sultan Muhammad II built the Grand Palace of Kota Bharu in 1844, th...
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Royal Museum / Istana Batu

Muzium Di Raja Istana Batu, Kelantan
Istana Batu, popularly known as the Royal Museum or Castle Rock is situated in the heart of Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia. The castle was built in 1939 during the reign of Sultan Ismail 1, son of Sultan Muhammad Ke 1V. It was a wedding gift by Sultan Ismail 1 to his nephew Sultan Yahya Petra and later went to Sultan Ibrahim Petra and since that moment it served as the a...
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