There is nothing like a much-awaited family vacation that strengthens family ties in a better way. Staying together, doing fun things and indulging in new cuisines, sure is a cherishing experience with the family. Donning charming British characteristics in the midst of Malaysia, Ipoh depicts an unparalleled appeal further enhanced by its multitude of things to do. Certain to delight any family, a surfeit of natural attractions rule the roost when it comes to attractions in Ipoh. Buddhist temples and eclectic restaurants where one can savor authentic cuisine fight to make it to the top of every Ipoh trip planner.
To motivate you further to take a trip here, listed below are three reasons why Ipoh is the perfect destination for a family getaway!
- Ipoh is credited to be one of Malaysia’s cleanest cities
Over the years, Ipoh has managed to maintain its reputation of being one of the cleanest cities in Malaysia. Scoring a whopping 97.45 on the local authorities’ score along with maintaining its ranking of five-stars, Ipoh’s cleanliness is evident in every sight. From streets to attractions, cleanliness is prevalent everywhere. Some of the most prevalent attractions in Ipoh that depict this, include Concubine Lane. The Concubine Lane is also one of the most suggested places to buy souvenirs in Ipoh. Being an Islamic country, you will also see some of the most beautiful mosques in Ipoh, with an elevated appeal added by the conserved cleanliness. The Masjid India Muslim is a fine example of the same.
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- It sustains a tropical rainforest climate all year around
Featuring a balmy tropical rainforest climate all year around, Ipoh is known to endow temperatures in the similar range from January to December. The average temperature remains to be around a warm 28 degrees Celsius. This fact further amplifies Ipoh’s being as an all year round destination. Thus, you don’t need to look for a specific best time to visit Ipoh, you can get up and head whenever the desire strikes. October sees some rainfall, albeit not as much to disrupt your potential exploration. While October is the wettest month, January is experienced to be the driest. Ensuring that you can behold all the outdoor goodness of the city, the weather is remarkable, to say the least!
- A plethora of cave temples and zen gardens
Some of the best things to do in Ipoh comprise magnificent limestone caves, historic museums, sites and gardens holding religious significance, and a handful of theme parks, not to mention an eccentric food culture. Of all, the most popular attractions remain to be Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo, Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens, Ho Yan Hor Museum, Lost World Of Tambun and the Perak Cave Temple. Simply making your way from one attraction to another you will be bequeathed with sites of limestone outcrops which you and your family can admire. Don’t miss the amazing food scene mostly glorifying street food. The speciality of “Sar Hor Fun” is a must try!
Now what are you waiting for?! Get set, pack and go!