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Gua Tempurong

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Address: 9A Medan Gopeng 4, Ipoh 31350 , Malaysia
Phone Number: +60125549830
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1.9km walk inside cave with lights

Rent a car or motor bike to visit this cave about half hour from Ipoh city. Entery Rm9, many steel staircase to climb. On the way you can stop over visit Buddthist temple

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 10, 2015
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Quite far from Ipoh town. Do take heavy breakfast and bring sandwiches to pack as a lot student groups come here for activity (so the food stalls are sold out by lunch time) Offer many levels of activities. .foor beginners as well as pro levels. Whats great is you can choose your route (wet or dry). The easiest level route... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Gua Tempurung is not really in Ipoh- it is wround 35km from Ipoh and will take you at least half an hour in a car, longer by other transport. But it is worth the visit. This is a massive cave system with some interesting formations and history. Your experience will depend on your guide, and their level of English, if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I made a dry tour through the cave and then walked there by myself to explore more. I would really recommend to go there! The best way to get there is obviously to rent a car or a motorbike, but I went there by bus. You have to take bus 66 from Ipoh Bus Station (near the Railway Station) and... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

If you never climb in a cave, it would be a great experience for you to visit Gua Tempurung. There are stairs access for visitors, suitable for all ages. You might need to wear a walking shoes and bring bottled water and towel as some areas are quite slippery. Even it was raining outside, we were sweating when walking continuously... More 

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Rent a car or motor bike to visit this cave about half hour from Ipoh city. Entery Rm9, many steel staircase to climb. On the way you can stop over visit Buddthist temple

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Butterworth, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Highly recommended wet tour! Really adventurous. A lot of Surprise is waiting you. Nothing more to say here about what is inside there, go experienced it by your own. But I have something to share. Don't afraid you get stuck in between the rocks or under the rock inside the cave, I am fat, but I went through. Beware your... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

Reasonably priced and worth a visit if you have your own car and are driving up north from KL. We didn't do the wet tour which you need more than a few hours for.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

The caves are quiet interesting... Biggest in Malaysia.. And they have made stairs to make the caves accessible for tourists. Considering the length of the tour the fee is also not high. And as per the time you wish to spend, they have 4 kind of tours ( 2 wet and 2 dry). The only problem which we faced was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

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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