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Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.
Most Perak hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.
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Enjoy a river cruise through virgin tropical jungle and explore Malaysia’s largest network of limestone caves when you come to Perak. Away from these scenic charms, there is also architectural splendor and a rich culinary tradition to discover.
Devote some of your vacation time to Perak's natural attractions. Take a guided river cruise through Belum-Temengor Forest Reserve, which encompasses Malaysia’s largest area of untouched rainforest. Look out for rhinos, tigers and other jungle creatures. Venture into Tempurung Cave, one of the largest limestone caves in Malaysia and relax in the therapeutic waters of the Sungai Klah Hot Springs. Don’t miss Taiping Lake Garden, a beautifully landscaped area that is Malaysia’s oldest public garden.
Pangkor Island, located off the west coast of Perak, is a major draw for many tourists. Stay in one of the luxury resorts, dive and snorkel off the beaches and visit fishing villages.
Architecture lovers will relish visiting some of the state's magnificent buildings. Travel to the royal town of Kuala Kangsar to see Istana Iskandariah, the palace of the Sultan of Perak and the beautiful Ubudiah Mosque. Tour the rooms of Kellie’s Castle, a replica Scottish castle in Ipoh, Perak’s capital city.
While you are in Ipoh, try some of the food that the city is renowned for. In addition to Malay, Chinese, Indian and international cuisines, there are a few local specialties to try, such as Ipoh sar hor fun. This is a popular noodle dish with chicken and prawns. For more delicious culinary experiences, go to the coastal town of Lumut for the excellent fish dishes prepared at beachfront food stalls.
There are many ways to get to Perak, including trains and flights from Kuala Lumpur. Traveling within the state is easy with good roads and buses connecting major destinations. The tropical climate and diversity of attractions make Perak a great place to visit any time of year, but the beaches and forests are best enjoyed outside of the rainy season, from October to January.
A: Like most bustling cities, Ipoh and Taiping can be explored using ride-share services or public transportation. But if you want to head out and discover the region of Kinta or elsewhere, you'll appreciate the freedom and flexibility that comes from having your very own ride. For all your motoring needs, browse our guide to Cheap Car Hire in Perak.
A: With 86 international flights per month, Ipoh (IPH-Sultan Azlan Shah) is where most visitors begin their vacation adventure in Perak.
A: Many travelers recommend hotels in Perak. Having said that, you're not short on options. Apartments, private vacation homes and guest houses are also common in this destination.
A: Flight and car. Hotel and flight. Car and hotel. Flight, car and hotel. You get the gist. You can lock in as much or as little as you like, all in the one place. To get the most out of your Perak vacation, take a look at our attractions and experiences while you're at it.
A: One of the best ways to save dollars is to bundle everything with the help of Expedia. Flights, Hotels and Car Rentals can all be quickly combined into a custom-built vacation package — doing this will save you time too. Keep this in mind before you make your booking.
A: There's a world of fun experiences and sights in Ipoh. Head to this great city and discover why Nam Thean Tong Temple and Han Chin Pet Soo are so popular. Ipoh Mural also shouldn't be missed.
*Savings based on all vacation package bookings with Flight + Hotel on Expedia.com from January through December 2020, as compared to price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.
Amazing experience from the moment we stepped out of the boat and walked into our beach villa. Staff greeted us at the jetty and showed us to the reception area when we were given a cold refreshing drink and a cool face towel to freshen up. The ac had already been switched on in advance to keep the ...
Excellent stay in a superior suite facing the hills and pool view. Rooms were spacious and beds were very comfortable to ensure a good night sleep. Polite staff and a warm welcome. Breakfast choice were adequate, nice coffee. A place to recharge and enjoy the.embience.
Cleanliness is the attraction. Thus hitel is new renovated
Value for money. Location of the hotel is just right, within walking distance to eating places (10-15 mins), quiet and pleasant surrounding. Room is smallish but sufficient and clean. Bathroom clean
The service, cleanliness and food. All was good, would definitely stay here when I visit Taiping. Central location too 👍👍👍