Taiping Things to Do

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  • Things to Do
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  • Things to Do
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  • 1. Lake Garden

    Taiping Lake Garden is a old tin mine area. It is a big area with many lakes and greens and trees. Local residents spend their time with family or alone to execise their body to keep healthy. You...

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  • 2. Bukit Larut - Maxwell Hill

    One of the oldest hill station established in 1870s by the English, elevation 1,250 meters. The local Chinese called it "Kopi Sua" or "Coffee Hill" and so when I was young, I imagined there will be...

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  • 3. Zoo

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    Established in 1961, Taiping Zoo is the oldest zoological gardens in Malaysia. It has 34 acres (140,000 m2) of space and exhibits various animals such as amphibians, mammals and reptiles totalling...

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  • 4. Perak Museum

    The Perak Museum is the oldest museum in Malaysia. Sir Hugh Low, the British Resident of Perak, had the museum constructed in 1883 to house the artefacts collected in the Kinta Valley and Lenggong...

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  • 5. Clock Tower

    The Old Clock Tower of Taiping was built in 1881. Originally built of wood, the structure was rebuilt from bricks nine years later, in 1890. The actual building was in the shape of a square fort, part...

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  • 6. Prison

    Hardly a tourist destination but I happened to walk past it on my way from the Zoo to the Perak Museum. Taiping Prison is one of the earliest permanent penitentiary institutions in the Federated Malay...

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  • 7. State Museum

    Welcome to the oldest museum in Peninsular Malaysia.The building was completed in 1886, although it has been expanded with renovations and extensions since. If you are interested in the history of...

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  • 8. Here are pictures Courtesy from the T.E.P.

    The Taiping Equine Park! why are we so for it!? It adds more flavour to Taiping and my family and I have simply "marked out" other travel destinations for the...

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  • 9. Horse Riding @ Taiping Equine Park

    Just minutes away from the Taiping Zoo, Yes!! you can walk over to the T.E.P. and be embraced with a company of horses! Be it for joy riding or even to take on...

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  • 10. Old Kota Mosque

    The Old Kota Mosque is a unique 6-sided structure at the junction of Jalan Kota and Jalan Masjid near the local bus station. Originally built by the Hanafi sect...

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  • 11. King Edward VII School

    King Edward VII School is the oldest English school in the Federated Malay States. It was founded in 1883 and was originally named Central School but, when the...

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  • 12. All Saints Church

    All Saints Church is a charming wooden church that was the first Anglican Church in the Federated Malay States. It stands on a plot of land donated by W.V....

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  • 13. Ling Nam Temple

    This temple is located opposite Taiping Prison and is reputed to be the oldest Chinese temple in Perak even though it doesn't look like it from either the...

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  • 14. Temple for the Immortal Girl

    The Temple for the Immortal Girl, or Ho Hsein-ku Miaou, is a temple dedicated to the worship of the Immortal Woman Ho. According to Chinese mythology, He Xiangu...

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  • 15. Larut Matang District Office

    The magnificent looking Larut Matang District Office, initially called the New Government Office, is a Victorian styled office building that was completed...

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  • 16. Crumbling Architecture

    A stroll around the town can be a pleasant experience in order to see the rather crumbling architecture. You are mostly protected from the elements by the...

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  • 17. Temple of Wild Boars

    Wild boars used to visit the temple grounds of the Om Sakthi Sri Jada Muneesvarar Alyam Temple in small numbers but were seldom seen as they came in the wee...

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  • 18. Roller coaster jeep ride!!

    I bet some of you have taken a roller coaster ride before. Well, how about experiencing a roller coaster ride in a form of a jeep?It is available here at Bukit...

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  • 19. Burmese Pools - A place to picnic, swim

    A popular spot for locals and tourists is the Burmese Pools. It used to be a long hike to this river with many spots for swimming and picnicking. Now there is a...

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  • 20. Taiping War Cemetry

    On the way from Lake Gardens to Maxwell Hill (Bukit Larut), you will see a small, green, well maintained cemetry on both sides of the road for the Commonwealth...

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  • 21. Waterfall in the distance

    One of my favorite sights in Taiping is the waterfalls in the distance.It can be viewed from the Taiping Lake Gardens as you approach the Taiping Golf Club.The...

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  • 22. Post-Independence style Muncipality building

    As in most major towns, the Taiping Municipality Building with the modernistic post-independence style is built with concepts of housing various offices and...

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  • 23. Victorian Administrative Building of Larut Matang

    This beautiful white building of classical Victorian style is one of the most impressive colonial building in Taiping.It is located at the entrance to the...

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  • 24. Taiping Post Office

    Taiping has many first in Perak, including the first post office. The postal system is now privatized under "POS MALAYSIA". It is a one-stop where you can pay...

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  • 25. Taiping Masjid Melayu (Malay Mosque)

    This is an older mosque with a tourist plaque enshrining its conservation heritage status.There is an interesting opening at the main facade into the sky like a...

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