3 days in Taiping & Ipoh Itinerary

3 days in Taiping & Ipoh Itinerary

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Taiping
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Taiping

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Rain Town

The green city of Taiping remains one of the country's most innovative cities--it established Malaysia's first museum, first railway, and first newspaper.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Perak Museum and then admire the natural beauty at Taiping Lake Gardens.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Taiping day trip planning website.

Kuala Lumpur to Taiping is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Ipoh.

Things to do in Taiping

Parks · Museums
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Ipoh

— 2 nights

The Town Built on Tin

The city of Ipoh, fourth-largest in Malaysia and historically a mining town, has recently seen a complete reinvention and resurgence as a burgeoning tourism destination, thanks in part to its significant heritage.
On the 5th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Ho Yan Hor Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Concubine Lane. On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens and then get in on the family fun at Lost World Of Tambun.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Ipoh trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Taiping to Ipoh by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In November in Ipoh, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Ipoh

Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks · Museums
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