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About Ipoh

Ipoh is the fourth largest city in Malaysia and a gateway to the Cameron Highlands. The city is so full of colonial architecture, crumbling mansions, nice locals, and some of the country’s best food. Ipoh be developed with the exploitation of the Kinta Valley tin mines and the elegant layout and design of the city’s Old Town recalls this wealth. In its prime, Ipoh was part of the wealthiest cities in Southeast Asia. These days Ipoh is perhaps been known for its excellent restaurants, hawkers, and famous local dishes.

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Ipoh Old Town
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Featured Neighborhood
The Ipoh Old Street is located on the west bank of the Old River in the old town. It was a mining town in the early days. Since the early 19th century, more and more British tin mining companies have set up their subsidiaries here. Since then, Ipoh has become more and more The more important. Many influential institutions, such as Standard Chartered Bank, Australia also opened an office in Ipoh. Due to the development of the tin mining industry, Ipoh has become one of the major cities in Malaysia. Here, visitors can see many old buildings with charms, taste authentic white coffee, and visit famous attractions such as train stations and city halls.
Kek Lok Tong
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Geological Sites
Situated in Gunung Rapat, Kek Lok Tong is a cave managed by the Kek Look Seah (a not-for-profit organization). It houses Buddhist temples constructed with natural caves and is a place of pilgrimage to the Huayan Dharmadhatu and the Sanqing Dharmadhatu. The walls of the cave are hung with stalactites, many of which are shaped like animals of different kinds. Passing through the Kek Lok Tong, visitors can see the back garden. It is a good place to listen to the sound of the spring and enjoy the cool breeze.
Ipoh Railway Station
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Historical Architecture
Located in Ipoh, the capital of Perak, Malaysia, Ipoh Railway Station was built between 1914 and 1917. It is a typical Moorish and Victorian style railway station, known as the “Taj Mahal” of Ipoh. The various locomotives and cars used in the history of Ipoh have been preserved here. It was once the filming place for the movie "King and Me".
Lorong Panglima
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Featured Neighborhood
The Lorong Panglima is located in the old street of Ipoh. It is said to be the store where the big miner Yao Desheng gave the second wife (Guangdong is called "second wife") for rent and rent. There are more than 20 two-storey old houses in the lane. It has a history of 100 years. The two rows of ancient buildings retain the old appearance of the British colonial era a hundred years ago. The faded wooden window and the broken external wall are filled with Nanyang. Feelings. Many films such as "Color and Caution", "Anna and the King" have been filmed here.

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Frequently Asked Questions

I recommended Kek Lok Tong, Perak Cave Temple, Gua Tempurung.
Here are the best places to visit in Ipoh, including: Kellie's Castle, Lorong Panglima, Royal Belum State Park, Jalan Simpang Pulai, Muzium Geologi.