Places Of Interest In Taiping
The first zoo in the country, it houses exotic animals
and has provided an escape to nature’s habitat
for the people of Taiping.Open from 8.30am-6.30pm.
Entrance fee : Adults - RM4, children (3-12 years)
web : http://www.zootaiping.gov.my
Perak Museum, Taiping.
Built in 1883, the Perak Museum is the oldest museum
in the country. It houses an impressive treasures.
Visiting hours : 9.30 am to 5.00 pm. everyday (including
Admission - Free.
Telephone number 05-8072057
Fax no. 05-8063643
Taiping Lake Garden.
The oldest of its kind in Malaysia, operational since
1880, it is located within the vicinity of Bukit Larut
and Taiping Zoo. It is one of the best in Malaysia.
Its cool setting has given its patrons moments to
remember Taiping with love.
Matang Mangrove Forest.
Matang at 40.151 hectares is the largest single mangrove
forest in Peninsular Malaysia estimated at 106.104
hectares. It has been acknowledge to be the best managed
mangrove forest in Malaysia. click here for more information