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Taiping Lake Gardens

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Beautiful gardens and lake.

Go early morning or late afternoon to enjoy the light falling on the water (and avoid the mid-day... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Melbourne, Australia
Good for family

Everything was nice, except tired of paddling 🤣🤣 I recommend this place for relaxing and be with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Penang Island, Malaysia
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Jalan Taman Tasik, Taiping 34000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Go early morning or late afternoon to enjoy the light falling on the water (and avoid the mid-day sun). I hired a bike and cycled all around the lake.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TonyB_au
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was nice, except tired of paddling 🤣🤣 I recommend this place for relaxing and be with the nature

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MohamadAbouhumein
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there for a boat ride as we didn't tried boat riding before, Lake was huge and it's hard to locate the boat ride place. The view is magnificent and with a lot of locals taking photos too. Must try to boat ride!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RyanT3254
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is defifnitely the place you must visit when you are near Taiping Town. The view of the magnificient Rain trees next to the lake, with their long branches extending all the way to the lake surface is indeed great scene not to be missed....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mee shian c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once a resident of Taiping, I have the blessing to enjoy and imbibe the charms and beauty of the gardens with my family after 40 years is beyond words. Not only this serene and immortalised landmark had been a source of profound inspiration to many...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michael Y
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

Visited this garden during my short trip to Taiping. Took a walk from our hotel just next to it for a morning walk about. The lake was serene & nice in the morning sun. The old rain trees around the lakes & pathways made the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KaruTA
Reviewed December 31, 2018

We walked all around the Lake, taking advantage of shade and the seats where we could. Some direction signposts would be helpful with distances marked on them.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 921SueD
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Love Taiping Lake gardens. Such a serene park. Had lots of picturesque scenes. Fresh air and lovely scenes are a fresh change from the hustle & bustle city. Love the quiet surrounding.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ivan F
Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

Go for the paddle boat and hiking. Its a beautiful garden. Not to he missed for those visiting taiping

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank resirnus
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

The BIG AND OLD TREES along the road and around the garden is really great and provide chilling environment to the lake park. Sometimes you may see some of the trees are like bowing down to drink water. I personally found the trees are more...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank soonsinmy
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January 5, 2018|
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Response from bed0ngs | Reviewed this property |
There is a proper campsite here. The facilities include campsite, male and female toilets, rubbish bins and a hall. For more information please contact Perak Tourism Malaysia office at +6052259962 or email... More
January 14, 2017|
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Response from Highadventurer | Reviewed this property |
no cost as the access is a circular public road with a few entry points open 24 hours but best time to visit is morning or evening as the afternoon sun is too intense for leisurely stroll. there is a day and night zoo and... More
June 4, 2016|
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Response from MohdRavi | Reviewed this property |
No but there is a War Memorial there.