A city in Malaysia that serves as the state capital and royal seat of Kelantan. Kota Bharu was established by Sultan Muhammad II of Kelantan in 1844 as Kelantan’s capital. Prior to this date, Kota Bharu was known as Kuala Kelantan. Close to the Thai border, Kota Bharu is home to many mosques, various museums, the unique architecture of the old royal palaces (still occupied by the sultan and sultanah and off-limits to visitors but viewable from outside) and former royal buildings (which can be visited) in the center of town.
|Languages||English, Malay, Tamil, Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Cantonese), Chinese (Hokkien)|
|Currency||Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)|
240V - 50Hz
|In case of emergency|