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“cave temple”(76 reviews)
“steep climb”(5 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
6 Km's North of Ipoh on road to, Ipoh 31400, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Spectacular temple architecture, wall paintings and god statues in the cave. Easy steps that lead up to the top and see the view of Ipoh city. Worth checking out and it took less than an hour for us to finish exploring the temple. Entrance Fee:...More

Thank Kris T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Interesting cave temple with Buddhist alters. Lots of monkeys outside frolicking. Long stairway up to see the view. I only made it halfway due to heat and humidity but my son went to the top and he said he may have sweated more than ever...More

Thank Smileypokey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Need place to be visited at Ipoh. Big cave, relaxing with a small temple inside... Is supposed to be free, but there a lady sitting on the chair, who force you to donate....!!!! Became a business???!!!! The views from up isn't nothing special, as around...More

Thank nuno a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a must-stop in IPOH, known for the various Buddhas inside the cave. I am not Buddhist but one can't help feel calm and serene inside. I didn't opt to climb the 400 plus steps as it was really too hot in the day...More

Thank leok647
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It's an amazing experience to visit this cave. Really huge and maintained well. I haven't visited it for any religious reason but the place looks really beautiful

1  Thank Fregy
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

beautiful cave, free admission to cave. But if you want to climb up hill, you will be FORCE to donate to temple as there is a lady sit beside the stairs with donation box, hand with stick, forcing us to DONATE. As well as car...More

Thank Scarlet C
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This is one of the best cave temples we have seen. The number of Buddhas and cave paintings was truly amazing. All in a really large, cool cave. There are many steps but these actually lead to higher views and some additional shrines. If you...More

Thank kathyk0l
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

If you have a chance to visit ipoh, this is one of the cave that you shouldn’t be missing. Highly recommended, it’s free admission as well!

Thank Silverstone90
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

My favourite cave temple in Ipoh. Very impressive caves and temple but you should also walk up the top of the cliffs for great views over Ipoh and the countryside.

Thank Guelph_Dawn
Reviewed 30 June 2018

this temple is found along the old ipoh gopeng road. it is situated inside a cave and there is a buddhist temple. very unique cool and calm and traquility . alot of greenery and vegitation.

Thank jeff1955malaysia
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1 May 2018|
Response from Ck O | Reviewed this property |
We are self drive during our trip. But, my understanding is Malaysia is very easy to get a gab and very cheap. Enjoy your trip:)
23 January 2018|
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Response from DSHAUS |
For those wanting to take the bus. No.35 drops you off opposite the temple. No. 31 will take you back to Ipoh centre. Stand near the big tree near the exit of the temple
20 September 2017|
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Response from Awanastay I | Reviewed this property |
No payment needed. However , you can do some donation up to your wish for maintenance and up keep . No donation will also be ok !