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Gua Tempurong

Address: 9A Medan Gopeng 4, Ipoh 31350 , Malaysia
Phone Number: +60125549830
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Ranked #1 of 1 Sightseeing Tours in Ipoh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

With the family we only did the dry tour that takes you into the cave and you hike back out on your own. The guide continued on with some others who were taking the wet tour. I did the wet tour on my own about 14 months prior to this and it was a lot more fun and adventurous.

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Kampar, Perak, Malaysia
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

i love to come here with friends to explore Gua tempurung but please use guidance . It worth paying them then explore on you own because if something happend they can help you because they have more experience.

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83 reviews 83 reviews
13 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

This was BIG FUN! Did the long tour (number 4 it was, I think) which lasted for about 3,5 hours. First part is quite boring, its just another cave yet. But the part in complete darkness following the river outside and then walking back again was fantastic. The advertised huge jumps and chest deep water are quite a bit of... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
19 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Went for the first time with my wife, and 2 kids aged 11 & 9. We opted for route 3, which bills itself as 2 1/2 hours of dry and wet caving. In the end it was over 3. We were in a guided group of 40, which initially worried us, as we thought it would be too many. But... More 

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London, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Came here for the afternoon to see the cave. Can get a bus here but involves a fair amount of walking and waiting around. We got a cab for 35RM so fairly cheap. And staff at the cave can call you one back if you do not want to pay for it to wait. The cave is huuuuge. You can... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Saw on their website that it opens at 9am. We drove there and reaced at 9.03am on a Monday. Surprised to find the ticket counter not even open. Asked a staff at information counter and was told that they will start maybe 9.30am or 9.45am. And anyway we do not have sufficient number of people for tour 2 (top of... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
18 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The caves were simply breathtaking. We did a self guided tour and asides from the confusion buying a ticket (very cheap!) once we got going we were not disappointed. An absolute MUST DO if you are in the area. If you do the self guided walk there is no need to worry too much about what to wear. Just a... More 

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Pahang, Malaysia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
52 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

It's compared to the caves in Miri, but I think Gua Tepurong is better. Here I had my choice of tours (with guide) and the guide was very good. You're taken in with your guide and let to walk back out at your own pace. The cave is vast and huge and some of the things I saw made me... More 

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103 attraction reviews
205 helpful votes 205 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We decided to take a trip to this cave during the school holidays in December and surprisingly it was an unforgettable experience. The procedure was simple as we were immediately met at the counter by our guide, who spoke simple English who did all the explanation in the cave. It is advisable to either go early in the morning or... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
13 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Gua Tempurung is the largest known limestone chamber in Peninsular Malaysia, easily accessible from Ipoh or by a 2hour drive from Kuala Lumpur. The ''top of the world tour'' is the one recommended as you get to see the whole chamber, but be prepared to tackle a lot of steps. Not recommended if you have mobility or health issues. Ticketing... More 

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