We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Best of Ipoh Guide

Print this guide 
Ipoh
The British colonial city of Ipoh had humble beginnings, but has blossomed into a beautiful cityscape that marries old-world charm with modern amenities. This is a foodie's city, offering endless street stalls and restaurants all eager to serve up a sample of mouthwatering local fare. Walk it all off on a jaunt through breathtaking limestone caves that seem carved by the capable hands of a higher power.

All things to do » Things to do

Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo
Owner description: Ipoh World (IpohWorld) is an education-based, not-for-profit organisation established in 2004 to promote awareness and appreciation of Perak, the Silver State of Malaysia and its... more Owner description: Ipoh World (IpohWorld) is an education-based, not-for-profit organisation established in 2004 to promote awareness and appreciation of Perak, the Silver State of Malaysia and its unique, diverse and rich heritage, with particular focus on Ipoh and the Kinta Valley. In 2006 we ran our first public exhibition "The Story of Ipoh: From Feet to Flight", in cooperation with Darul Ridzuan Museum. Since then, supported by sponsorship, we have run several more exhibitions while continuing to seek further financial support for a permanent, lively and interesting heritage gallery for Ipoh, thus enhancing both education and tourism. This current project, our first permanent, museum quality exhibition is our first step to fulfilling this objective. Advance booking is recommended as space in the building is limited. You may book via our website by clicking on Exhibitions or by the QR Code on our brochure. It is quick and easy and you receive a booking confirmation by return. less
Attraction type: History Museums
See nearby places to eat
Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens
Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens
Attraction type: Gardens; Points of Interest & Landmarks
See nearby places to eat
Ho Yan Hor Museum
Ho Yan Hor Museum
Owner description: Ho Yan Hor Museum shares the amazing stories of Ho Yan Hor, the famous household brand of Chinese herbal tea since 1940s. It also provide the discovery of the origins and... more Owner description: Ho Yan Hor Museum shares the amazing stories of Ho Yan Hor, the famous household brand of Chinese herbal tea since 1940s. It also provide the discovery of the origins and evolution of the heritage herbal tea. Furthermore, it is the gallery about the inspirational life of Dr. HO Kai Cheong, the creator of the health-giving Ho Yan Hor tea. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums; History Museums
See nearby places to eat
Art of OLDTOWN
Art of OLDTOWN
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
See nearby places to eat
Perak Cave Temple
Perak Cave Temple
Attraction type: Sacred & Religious Sites; Caverns & Caves
See nearby places to eat

All places to eat » Places to eat

Thean Chun
Thean Chun
Ranked #1 of 470 Restaurants in Ipoh
Cuisines: Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Funny Mountain Soya Bean
Funny Mountain Soya Bean
Ranked #2 of 470 Restaurants in Ipoh
Cuisines: Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Drinks, Takeout
North Sea Genuinely Belgian
North Sea Genuinely Belgian
Ranked #3 of 470 Restaurants in Ipoh
Price: $3 - $9
Cuisines: Belgian, European
Good for: Families with children, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Aun Kheng Lim Salted Chicken
Aun Kheng Lim Salted Chicken
Ranked #4 of 470 Restaurants in Ipoh
Price:
Cuisines: Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Cash Only, Takeout
Nam Heong Coffee Shop
Nam Heong Coffee Shop
Ranked #5 of 470 Restaurants in Ipoh
Cuisines: Cafe, Asian, Malaysian, Chinese, Fusion
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Ipoh French Hotel
3.5 of 5
Ipoh French Hotel
$27 - $36
Ranked #3 of 60 Hotels in Ipoh
Show Prices
M Boutique Station 18
3.5 of 5
M Boutique Station 18
$35 - $43 (MYR 154 - MYR 190)
Ranked #5 of 60 Hotels in Ipoh
Show Prices
Le Metrotel
2.0 of 5
Le Metrotel
$24 - $155 (MYR 106 - MYR 684)
Ranked #2 of 66 Ipoh B&B and Inns
Show Prices

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

M Boutique Hotel, Ipoh
3.5 of 5
M Boutique Hotel, Ipoh
$39 - $59 (MYR 172 - MYR 260)
Ranked #4 of 60 Hotels in Ipoh
Show Prices
WEIL Hotel
4.0 of 5
WEIL Hotel
$64 - $93
Ranked #6 of 60 Hotels in Ipoh
Show Prices
ibis Styles Ipoh
3.0 of 5
ibis Styles Ipoh
$36 - $54
Ranked #7 of 60 Hotels in Ipoh
Show Prices

All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat
5.0 of 5
The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat
$311 - $544
Ranked #1 of 60 Hotels in Ipoh
Show Prices
The Haven Resort Hotel, Ipoh – All Suites
5.0 of 5
The Haven Resort Hotel, Ipoh – All Suites
$89 - $192
Ranked #2 of 60 Hotels in Ipoh
Show Prices

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.