Nestled within steep limestone hills on the of peninsular Malaysia, Ipoh has the proud heritage of a former tin mining boom town. While the current state capital of had bigger heydays during the early 20th century, it is now better known amongst for its excellent restaurants, hawkers, and famous local dishes.
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Notable Places in the Area

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The railway station is a located at the south-western side of and named after the capital city of , . is situated 2 km west of Ipoh. Photo: Hannah 50, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The Birch Memorial Clock Tower is a clock tower in Ipoh, Kinta District, , . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is 's first Hakka tin mining museum managed by Ipoh World Sdn. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a museum in Ipoh, Kinta District, , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a suburb of Ipoh next to the North–South Expressway in , . is situated 6 km northeast of Ipoh.

is a town in Kinta district, , . is situated 5 km northwest of Ipoh.

is a suburb of Ipoh, , . is situated 4 km southeast of Ipoh.


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