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Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia · 28 hotels available

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Popular hotels in Taiping

Flemington Hotel

1, Jalan Samanea Saman, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

8.3 / 10

Very Good

Hotel Taiping Perdana

1, Lorong Koperasi 1, Medan Koperasi, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

8.5 / 10

Very Good

Bukit Merah Laketown Resort

Jalan Bukit Merah Semanggol, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34400

7.5 / 10

Good

Hotel Seri Malaysia Taiping

4, Jalan Sultan Mansor, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

7.8 / 10

Good

Panorama Hotel

61-79, Jalan Kota, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

8.6 / 10

Very Good

Kimal Hotel

73, 75 Jalan Taiping Utara, Taman Taiping Utara, Kamunting, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34600

Golden Roof Hotel Taiping

No 3A,5A,7A,9A, Jalan Taiping 1, Off Jalan Tupai, Taiping Business Center, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

8.0 / 10

Very Good

Tune Hotel - Taiping

No 67 Taiping Centre Point, Susur Larut, (Jalan Istana Larut), Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

8.2 / 10

Very Good

Hotel Vistana Micassa

Jalan No. 18 & 20 Jalan Taming Sari,, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

7.2 / 10

Good

Legend Inn Taiping

2, Jalan Long Jaafar,, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

8.4 / 10

Very Good

The Regency Hotel Seri Warisan Taiping

2453, Jalan Convent , Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

Hotel Axis

64, Jalan Barrack, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

8.2 / 10

Very Good

Happiness Hotel Taiping

28, Jalan Simpang, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

Sentosa Villa Taiping

Lot 4223 & 11840, Jalan 8, Taman Sentosa, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

8.3 / 10

Very Good

Kampung Air

Jalan Bukit Merah, Semanggol, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34400

Louis Hotel

129 - 131, Jalan Pasar, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

9.1 / 10

Excellent

Casavilla Hotel Taiping

No. 39,41,43 Susur Simpang. Simpang Taiping , Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34700

7.2 / 10

Good

Maxwell Inn Boutique Hotel

No.2878,2879,2880 Jalan Taming Sari, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

West Inn Taiping

21, Jalan Kamunting, Kamunting, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34600

Kavanas Hotel

No 27, Susur Simpang, Larut, Matang & Selama, Malaysia, 34000

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About

Taiping is the second largest city after Ipoh in Perak, Malaysia. This city underwent a swift development after a major discovery of tin mine in 19th century.

Taiping has the highest rainfall rate in Malaysia, achieving 4,000mm/m2. This condition makes its soil very fertile so diverse plant species grow in the city area.

How to go to Taiping

From Kuala Lumpur, there are various means of transportations.

By public bus

Public bus (KKKL Express) departs every day from Puduraya Bus Terminal at 2:30 PM and alights at Kamunting Bus Terminal (Hentian Kamunting Raya), which is seven kilometers away from Taiping. Another bus service, operated by Transnasional Bus, serves trips every few hours (8:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 1:30 PM, 4:30 PM, 6:30 PM, and 9 PM). The bus trip cost starts from 25.00 MYR (price and schedule are subject to change). The journey takes two to three hours.

By train

From KL Sentral Train Station, take the north-bound train (Senandung Langkawi) from KL to Hat Yai, alighting at Taiping. The train departs on 10 PM and is scheduled to arrive on 03:30 AM at Taiping. You may book beforehand at KTMB website for more choices on seating. Train fare starts from 4 PM. Choices of sleeper beds are available.

Tourist attractions in Taiping

Here is four interesting tourist attractions to visit:

Taiping Lake Garden

The first park to open for public during Great Britain’s rule over Malaysia, Taiping Lake Garden was initially a mining area. In 1880, it was diverted to be a park.

Taiping Lake Garden covers around 10 ponds and artificial lakes in various sizes, which can be spotted throughout the 64 hectares of land. You can explore the vast and refreshing view of the ponds and greeneries all over the place.

There is no admission fee to enter Taiping Lake Garden.

First Galleria

First Galleria is a museum to the rich history of Taiping city since its humble beginning. This museum collection includes: train rail, jail, bicycle, and the public phone, which all are the very first objects existing in Malaysia.

Tour guide is available to escort you having a tour inside the museum while explaining attentively about Taiping and Malaysia’s history.

Operational hours:

  • Monday – Saturday: 09:30 AM – 05:30 PM
  • Friday only: 09:30 AM – 12:30 PM
  • Sunday : 12:30 PM – 05:30 PM
  • National holidays: Closed

There is no admission fee to enter the First Galleria.

Perak Museum

Perak Museum is the first and oldest museum in Malaysia, established in 1883 by Sir Hugh Low. A number of 8,000 collections of archaeological and cultural values are sheltered in the historical museum.

Operational hours: Open every day from 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM. Closed only on Eid-Al-Fitr and Eid-Al-Adha.

Admission Fee:

  • Adults: 2.00 MYR
  • Children: free

(Price is subject to change)

Zoo Taiping & Night Safari

Zoo Taiping & Night Safari is a zoo operates only at night-time, and is home to a wide range of nocturnal animals (animals which are active during night), such as owl, leopard, tarsius, kuskus, and lemur.

Operational hour: Open every day including national holiday from 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM.

Admission fee:

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  • Children               : 10.00 MYR

Travel tips in Taiping

  • Do not miss the oriental culinary experience at Yut Sun Restaurant with its most popular dish Chicken Chop. The restaurant is located on Jalan Pasar.
  • Tune Hotel Taiping is a smart choice for budget travel and good sleeping quality. It is a 10-minute-ride from Zoo Taiping & Night Safari.
  • The best starting points to enjoy local delicacies is at the 24-hour-open Taman Tasik Food Court, located at the corner of Jalan Maharajalela and Jalan Taman Tasik, and Larut Matang Food Court in Jalan Kota, behind a wet market beside Panorama Hotel.