Kangar is the state capital
of Perlis, Malaysia.
has a population of 48,898 and an area of 2,619.4 ha. It is located in the
northern most point of Peninsular Malaysia and is situated by the Perlis River.
The center of Kangar is Sena Province,
which is referred to by few locals as 'Uptown Sena'.
It is believed that the name Kangar
was derived from a
species of hawk
Places of Interests
Downtown Kangar is a mixture of old and new shophouses, and has an
elegant colonial State
and clocktower from the 1930s. Other major