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Address: Jalan Taman Tasik, Taiping 34000, Malaysia
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Large lake surrounded by old rain trees with the branches lying across the road. Very scenic. Lots of hawker food nearby. Also near the zoo

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
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Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
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48 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Large lake surrounded by old rain trees with the branches lying across the road. Very scenic. Lots of hawker food nearby. Also near the zoo

Thank Umaruban
Bolton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Quaint and lovely! This was a huge surprise considering we arrived in taiping not knowing what the place would be like. The park was a highlight, with lovely scenery and ridiculously large lizards just wandering around! Try and spot one!

Thank yasminmckee
Kajang, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is always my favourite lake garden in the country. Green and peaceful. The trees are beautiful. Hope the town council continues with their good work of maintenance.

Thank SimonKajang
Taiping, Malaysia
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Taiping lake gardens is well known natural lakes suroonded by Larut Hills with Zoonotic Animals within lake gardens on top of it the nite safari,open cage system allows visitors to get to see the animals closer and can feel thr loving natures .birds of colourfull as well aquatic creatures enjoying the nature.Joggers have their jogger track and par courses to... More 

Thank pvsubramaniam
Sepang, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lively place for family outing and small kid's playground. You can see all type races and people doing daily exercise and work out.

Thank Mohan B
Seremban, Malaysia
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28 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Taiping Lake Garden is a must visit place when you r in Taiping Perak. I think it should be in the list if any tourist plan when visiting Malaysia. A lot of attractive spot in this area, the lake garden itself, the zoo (they also have the night safari), the waterfalls( Burmese pool), the Muzium and also the Maxwell Hills... More 

Thank Azrimi U
Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

This is a peaceful and scenic place to walk around or have a picnic. It even has a well maintained and clean toilet facilities. Free parking.

Thank greenie195
Subang Jaya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

The lake is indeed very beautiful and you have to walk around the the main lake to appreciate its beauty. Unlike most other parks this one has very few if any prohibitions - at least I didn't see any signposted ones. So be wary of motorcyclists on the walkway and anglers casting their lines with those wicked fishhooks. If you... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

As per my opinion it is very best place in the entire Malaysia, very scenic place. They lake is not natural lake, long back [I heard 100years before] they dig the place from tin raw material after a period it become a lake and the government made it as public lake park. The preferable time is the day time before... More 

Thank shan p
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

Taiping most signature attraction for locals and tourists. One can drive thru the beautiful scenery lake or a brief walk around the lake as well. It is a very good recreation for family, picnic and games are highly recommended. Look out for the more than 120 years old rain trees, the beauty and tranquility of this priceless natural treasure that... More 

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