If you are planning a trip to Ipoh, a city in Malaysia; then you are at the right place. It has been converted into a place of attraction from all around the world. Also it has been considered to be an appreciable spot for the tourists.Even after the demise of the Tin industry, it stands still due to its high strength. Some of the top 10 tourist attractions in Ipoh to catch glimpses of eyes include:
The Lost World of Tambun
Recently it has been declared as an appreciable tourist spot due to inclusion of a few parks. The natural hot springs and Water Park form the main attractions. Exciting activities include visit to the tiger valley, natural wonders and amusement park.
The Limestone Caves
The city of Ipoh is surrounded with 400 million years old limestone hill range from all sides. Many cavers found in this area are being utilized by the Buddhists for building temples. Some of the popular ones include the Perak Tong and Kek Lok Tong.
Also known by the name Kellie’s Folly, it is located near Batu Gajah. The unfinished and ruined mansion built by the Scottish planter William Kellie Smith. Considered to be a gift for his wife and home for his sons on the basis of variable accounts!
Birch Memorial Clock Tower
Erected in 1909 in the memory of James W. W. Birch has become among the top 10 attractions in Ipoh. The friezes included on the clock tower illustrate the growth of civilization along with featuring figures of Moses, Buddha etc.
A popular and interesting tourist spot for the caving enthusiasts! It is considered to be among the longest caves in Peninsula Malaysia which includes electric lighting and easy walkways. The inclusion of large chambers along with stalactites and stalagmites has enhanced the grace.
Darul Ridzuan Museum
Built in 1926 by Foo Choong Kit. The inclusions of wide range of collections represent the early historical events associated with Perak. You will also come to know about the personalities who molded the state. Pictures of British administrators and rulers will let you know more.
A beautiful setting of lake which is completely surrounded by the limestone hills! By walking through the quarry and finally the tunnel will provide due access to the beautiful lake. The presence of gazebo has highly contributed in maintaining the cleanliness.
Qing Xin Ling Leisure and Cultural Village
Best place for nature lovers with beautiful and appreciable view of the nature. Can enjoy staying near the rock mountain in the form of colorful home stay along with special mouthwatering barbecues at night! The best place to capture photography due to vintage decoration.
Best place to enjoy the fun and frolic associated with ferry ride. If you desire to watch sunset in the evening, this spot is the most suitable for you. You may spend long time.
D.R. Seenivasagam Park
Well maintained and duly cleaned spot for the tourists in the whole city. You may expect fresh air along with presence of green trees and lakes. Best place for organizing picnic on the lap of nature.