ALOR SETAR TOWER
Menara Alor Setar is a popular tourist destination in the Northern Region. It is the second tallest telecommunication tower in Malaysia and the 22nd in the world with the height of 165.5 meters above sea level. It is manage by Menara Kuala Lumpur Sdn. Bhd, a subsidiaries of Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM). The title 'Negeri Jelapang Padi' became the main inspiration for the tower's design when the 'Serumpun Padi' image attached was clearly visible on the tower structure. The large pillar known as the 'Tiang Seri' which supports the tower structure symbolizes the strength of the people of Kedah Darul Aman.
It provides telecommunications and broadcasting services and also a variety of other facilities for visitors such as Observation Deck located at the 88 meters above sea level with five sets of automated binoculars for free. There is also Megaview Banquet Hall at 100 meters provides facilities for functions such meeting, seminars, courses, luncheon, afternoon tea, dinner and more for government agencies, corporate bodies, NGOs, associations, etc.
Menara Alor Setar also provide dining in the sky experience such as Menara Alor Setar Revolving Restaurant, which is located at 94 meters and the highest restaurant in Kedah Darul Aman. This restaurant is a suitable place for all occasions such as wedding, dinner, lunch, anniversary celebration and many more.