The  Banjaran Hot Springs

Ipoh Attractions

There are lots of activities to partake in and an amazing array of food to indulge in when you stay at beautiful city of Ipoh. Below are a few suggestions of places to visit near Banjaran Hot Springs, Malaysia.

Theme Park
– Lost World of Tambun : Malaysia’s premiere adventure water theme park – beautiful sceneries with lakes, tropical rainforest – 400 million years limestone hill – natural hot springs

Caves
– Kek Lok Tong
– Perak Tong
– Nam Thean Tong
– Kwan Yin Tong

– Sam Poh Tong
– Ling Sen Tong
– Miaw Yuan Chan Lin Cave Temple
– Tambun Caves

Heritage Buildings
– Ipoh Old Town,
– Railway Station,
– Birch Memorial Tower,
– High Court,
– HSBC Bank Building,
– OCBC Bank Building,
– Mercantile Bank Building
– Ipoh Padang Area,
– St Michael Institution,
– State Mosque (Masjid Negeri),
– Ipoh City Hall,
– Standard Chartered Bank Building, etc

Hiking
– Mount Kledang
– Mount Korbu

Waterfalls
– Lubuk Timah
– Papan Cascades
– Ulu Kinta Waterfall
– Ulu Chepor Waterfall
– Buntong Falls
– Sinju Fall
– Chelik Fall

Spelunking
– Tempurung Cave (Blog: Malaysia Traveller)

Picnic
– Gunung Lang Lake Park
– Japanese Garden @ Jln Tambun
– D.R. Seenivasagam Park
– Polo Ground
– Bougainvillae Park
– Eco Park @ Bandar Sri Botani

Temples
– Bercham Siamese Temple (Wat Trumcitta Vipasana),
– Tambun Enlightened Heart Buddhist Temple
– Kinta River-side Kuan Yin Temple,
– Tambun Siamese Temple (Wat Siribunyamagaram),
– Kuala Kangsar Road Siamese Temple (Wat Mekprasit),
– Tow Boo Keong,
– Kallumalai arul Migu Subramaniam Koil @ Gunung Cheroh,
– Sri Muneswari Hindu Temple
– Chee Chei Buddhist Temple,
– Paloh Koo Miu
– Sri Maha Ganapathy Alayam behind Railway Station
– Mariamman Temple at Sg. Pari

Churches
– St. Michael Church
– Our Lady of Lourdes Church
– St. John Church
– St. Andrew Presbyterian Church

Ruins
– Kellie’s Castle (Batu Gajah)

Nightlife area

– Tambun’s Rum Jungle / Sincero
– Station 18
– Bandar Baru Medan – Behind Jusco (Sun Tou)
– Greentown

Recreation & Golf
– Clearwater Sanctuary Golf Resort, Batu Gajah
– Royal Perak Golf Club
– Meru Valley Golf & Country Club

Eco-Resorts/Parks

– Gopeng Resort (Jungle Trekking + White Water Rafting)
– Herbal Park – Batu 1, Simpang Pulai, Jalan Batu Gajah, Kepayang, Perak -05-3572290
Banjaran HotSprings Retreat
– Kinding Eco Resort Park
– Tambun Farm Stay
– Adeline Rest House
– Gopeng Rainforest Resort
– The Roots

Lost World of Tambun

Lost World of Tambun

Museums

– Perak Royal Museum @ Kuala Kangsar
– Perak Museum @ Taiping (1 hrs from Ipoh)
– Geological Museum, Ipoh
– Darul Ridzuan Museum, Ipoh
– Sultan Azlan Shah Gallery @ Kuala Kangsar
(30 min from Ipoh)
– Lenggong Museum @ Lenggong
(1.5 hrs from Ipoh)
– Gopeng Museum @ Gopeng (30 min from Ipoh)
(Blog: Shiyiing Memory)
– Matang Museum @ Taiping
– Beruas Museum @ Beruas

Nearby interest (approx 1/2 hr-1.5hr vicinity)
– Cameron Highlands
Bukit Merah Laketown (ThemePark)
– Bukit Merak Orang Utan Island (Eco-destinations)
– Kuala Gula Bird Sanctuary (Mangrove forest)
– Pangkor Islands
– Taiping Town
– Kuala Kangsar, the Royal Town
– Ulu Kinta Forest Reserve
– Perak River Safari
– Royal Belum Nature Park (Rainforest reserve)
– Waterfalls in Perak
– Maxwell Hill
– Kinta Nature Park (Bird Sanctuary)
– Gopeng Museum

-The Hakka Miners Club – Established by the Hakka tycoon Leong Fee, one of the first Chinese miners to introduce Western management and mining technology in the Kinta valley – Housed in a three-storey townhouse built in 1929.