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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Gunung Rapat, Ipoh 30450, Malaysia
605 312 81129
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This is second time I have been there and my kids get to knw the xaves so interesting. The garden is clean and nice also felt calm and peace. We should always support local trip nice view.

Thank Bee L
Reviewed August 16, 2018

It has a relaxing atmosphere and good for cooling from heat. The cave itself is very interesting. Nice limestone cave and temple.

Thank Azadsh
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Is worth to visit this Cave .. love the cooling air and sometime u can even see interesting people practising flute or sing inside the cave. Enjoyable and memorable

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed August 8, 2018

The four of us went there during our 4-day Ipoh stay. It was only a relatively short drive to get there, and while there isn't a lot to see like other traditional Buddhist temples, it does have a rather relaxing atmosphere, and perhaps more importantly,...More

Thank WongAK
Reviewed August 8, 2018

The caves are about 15-20 minutes outside Ipoh. The most striking feature of this landmark is the enormous size of the cave . There are a number of religious effigies in the cave and a small park and pound outside the back end of the...More

1  Thank michaeldeeb
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Kek Lok Tong temple is constructed inside a limestone cave.. featuring a good balance between nature and Buddhist elements.. Other end opens into a secluded garden, marked by a calm lake ideal for a healthy stroll or jog.. Clean, scenic and plenty of photographic moments...More

Thank Jaszy_77
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Quite far from Ipoh town. Came here for zen moment. Quite enviroment with wind blowing in the cave. Nice to sit and relax. My husband fell asleep!

Thank adelinepy
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

A must visit as the view is fantastic! Recommended for seniors as the place is lighted, Easy to walk around for seniors. You can just sit down and enjoy its serenity.

Thank Dorcas T
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Nice selection of things to do in the one location - exploring the cave, enjoying the scenery, nice walk around the garden. Small playground for the kids and the stone walk for all ages. The whole place is absolutely spotless, maintained by the locals. It...More

Thank YLMc
Reviewed July 15, 2018

Nice Temple with natural view, but the only bad thing is there is a factory open just behind it, spoil the view....

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October 12, 2017|
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Response from thevas2017 | Reviewed this property |
There is a big parking lot where bus & cars are parked and it is sandy definitely you cannot carry out your activities there so there is no choice for you other then to have your activities at the zen gardens and it also... More
September 25, 2017|
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Response from ChangBoris | Reviewed this property |
The roads are wide enough for a Tour bus to drive in and the car park is pretty large.
August 31, 2017|
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Response from Weelee66 | Reviewed this property |
The entry is free, you can buy some fish food to feed the carp. I believe the local businesses and community upkeep the temple through their patronage. You may make offerings and it is strictly voluntary.