"Pekan Rabu" which literally means Wednesday Market which is located in the middle of Alor Setar is well known among the local population and tourists from outside Kedah.
The business complex is not only the pride of Malay entreprenuers in Kedah but also the pride of all Malay's in Kedah. Moreover the fourth Malaysian Prime Minister, Tun Dr. Mahathir, once was a trader in Pekan Rabu. Most tourists visiting Alor Setar make it a point to shop around at the Pekan Rabu Complex.
Pekan Rabu complex has 347 stalls with a variety of business and it has become one of the important landmarks of Alor Setar.
Jalan Tunku Ibrahim,
Alor Setar, Kedah
GPS: N6° 7' 1.7394", E100° 22' 2.4816"