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Cave Temples

Ipoh, Malaysia
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Ranked #4 of 15 Attractions in Ipoh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Religious Sites
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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47 reviews 47 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 NEW

There are a lot of Cave Temples in Ipoh. If you've been to one, it's plenty enough as they are all about the same. A lot of religious people in Ipoh.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Have visited the Kek Lok Tong cave temple many times, and I have always enjoy it. The Kek Lok Tong is situated in a housing area in Gunung Rapat, just on the outskirt of Ipoh town. As in other cave temple in Ipoh, this cave temple is located in a cave of a limestone hill. There is ample car park... More

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Muar, Malaysia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Interesting place to visit, away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Natural cave.The air there is fresh and is not very far from Ipoh town.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I visited this place on the way to KL. Really awesome place to get refreshed your mind.Ambient inside the cave temple is a place where you can set aside my ever-tiring soul. This place simply offers a different ambient and calm you down.In here, I find peace and comfort never experienced else where. Another reason could be the cool atmosphere... More

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Senior Reviewer
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6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Nice place to visit with family, 3 cave temples next to each other, surely refreshing and keep our mind calm. Must visit place.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Temple look really amazing and beautiful, the arts are amazing, such a refreshing and peaceful place,

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Philomena7
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10 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

A beautiful cool place to stop by on the return to KL or before Cameron Highlands. Beautiful statues and gardens

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Singapore
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

There seems to be a fascination with building temples inside caves here. In the caves, it is dark so it is lit up by artificial light. Worth a look but there is nothing that will make one's jaw drop. Be prepared for some climb as there are a lot of steps to reach the top. Bring water! That is my... More

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Kuala Lumpur
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

There's 3 main old temples around Sam Poh Tong, all worth a visit. Kek Lok Tong at the back on the same hill is new.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Caves closed at 4pm and we arrived at 3.45 do they wouldn't let us climb the stairs. Worth the visit at the same.

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