Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia · 8 hotels available
Tampin is a town lies at the border between Melaka and Negeri Sembilan. It is linked to Melaka, Seremban and Johor Bahru through federal roads. The nearest train station for the town of Tampin is the Sebang Train Station. Tampin Shopping Center Sdn. Bhd is well known for grocery by the community around Tampin. This place is located in Jalan Besar and opens from 9 am to 9 pm. Tampin shopping centre is also infamously and unfortunately known for an incident of raising the price of perfumery products for excessive profit. The sentence was dropped by Judge Madihah Harullah after the director of the company, Lai Chun Lai @ Lai Park Foong, 66, who represented the shopping centre, pleaded guilty to the charge.
The company was charged with the sale of 180 grams of Single Pack Ambi Pur Gel Fresh Lavender brand by raising prices from RM8.90 to RM11, resulting in a rise in the net profit margin of the fragrance. Deputy Public Prosecutor of the Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry Zaileen Nadia Zubir filed a charge under Section 14 (1) of the Price Control and Anti-Profiteering Act 2011 and convicted under Section 18 (a) of the same Act. The section provides for a fine of up to RM500, 000 and for a second or subsequent offence to a maximum fine of RM1 million, upon conviction.
From Kuala Lumpur city centre, it takes around 1 hour and 20 minutes to reach Tampin shopping centre by using the North-South highway.
Mount Datuk or Gunung Datuk is named after Dato' Perpatih Nan Sebatang organized a gathering of leaders in 1372 to elect the future Dato' Lembaga or clan chief. Standing at 880 metres above sea level, it is located about 10 kilometres from Tampin town and 35 kilometres from Seremban town. It also stands near the end of Peninsula Malaysia main range (Titiwangsa range) that goes to the Straits of Malacca. There are steel ladders for visitors to climb up the boulders and on the summit, you can see the breathtaking 360 degrees view of the surrounding landscape. The distance to reach the top is approximately about an hour journey and as you climb up, you can see many types of flora and fauna. Visitors are reminded to bring extra clothes and first aid kit as well as wear proper shoes for hiking.
Mount Tampin has a height of 764 meters (2,507 feet) and features dipterocarp forests. This place also is located at the end of the Titiwangsa Range. This mountain is well known to have RTM TV transmitting station providing coverage throughout the State of Melaka. On top of that, there are also radio transmitters and TV3 for coverage areas of Rembau, Tampin and Pulau Sebang, Melaka and TV3 transmitters for Melaka State. Besides that, there are much florae in this mountain which use for medicine and several ponds on this mountain to enable visitors to enjoy the preserved water clarity. In addition, there are also 5 kilometres trails up to the top of the mountain which is often used as a jogging track and public service in the afternoon and weekend breaks.
Hotel Centre Point Tampin is only a 5-minute walk from Tampin Shopping Centre and 20- minute drive from Pedas Hot Spring. This hotel offers 37 rooms with air conditioning, satellite TV and a seating area as well as shower facilities and a bidet. In addition, there are complimentary WiFi access, toiletries and water bottles. Besides that, there are a barber/beauty shop, function rooms, a lounge area and 24-hour front desk for assistance with luggage storage, ironing service, airport shuttle and ticketing services. There is also free WiFi in public areas and guests can enjoy recreational activities such as hiking and golfing as well as singing at karaoke rooms.
Nestled in the middle of city centre, Caspari Hotel offers top-class services and facilities for comfort and convenience of guests. This 3-star hotel features free car park, elevator, restaurant, family room, and business centre. Guests can choose from 35 rooms, all are furnished with basic amenities including coffee and tea maker machine, flat screen television and bidet with cold and hot shower facilities.