Private Tour: Ipoh Secrets Full Day Heritage Tour

Private & Custom Tours in Ipoh
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Tour description

The private tour allows you full customization on your itinerary and flexible starting time, you will follow your own pace and with the power to plan your own itinerary. Each private tour will be a different experience as it will cater to suit the group and time allowing maximum versatility and convenience. Let us know your plan after booking and your guide from Ipoh Secrets will share insights about this former tin mining settlement and discover unique spots in the capital of Perak State which will even surprise experienced travelers.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Ipoh Secrets, Ipoh, Kinta District, PerakIpoh Full Day Heritage Tour starts with complimentary pickup from any location of your choice within Ipoh city. Breakfast at some local eatery called "Kopitiam" for some authentic Ipoh dishes away from the tourist trap.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Ipoh Heritage Walk, Ipoh, Kinta District, PerakStart the heritage trail in old town of Ipoh and get to know the origin stories and interesting facts about old town while admiring the heritage buildings along the way.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Ipoh Railway Station, Ipoh, Kinta District, Perak"The Taj Mahal of Ipoh" and Ipoh Town Hall, the starting point of our heritage walkDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Birch Memorial Clock Tower, Ipoh, Kinta District, PerakA hundred year old clock tower build by the British for remembering an assassination case happened during the early years of colonizationDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Art of OLDTOWN, Ipoh, Kinta District, PerakStopping by some street art and wall murals to pose for some photosDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Concubine Lane, Ipoh, Kinta District, PerakLearn about the hard life of a tin miner at the famous "Concubine Lane" and why it's called "The Second Wife's Lane" by the localsDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Ho Yan Hor Museum, Ipoh, Kinta District, PerakLinking up the story of tin miners and herbal tea that started at this museumDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Sam Poh Tong Cave Temple, Ipoh, Kinta District, PerakOne of the oldest cave temple in Ipoh. As you step into the compound, you will be greeted by the serene award winning Chinese style landscape garden with fishes, turtles, and birds probably from the natural limestone hills around! As we head into the cave temple passing through the praying site, there is a hidden courtyard surrounded by mountains with a turtle pond with hundred of turtles and tortoises set free by devotees long long time ago!Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens, Ipoh, Kinta District, PerakAs a city famous for its cave temples, you surely will not want to pass this chance to visit the magnificent Kek Lok Cave Temple and admire its intricate stalactites & stalagmites. Follow your guide for an intro of the cave, letting you know the formation and the creatures hidden around you.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Kellie's Castle, Batu Gajah, Kinta District, PerakThe spooky Kellie's Castle*, an unfinished mansion of an eccentric Scottish planter, will be our last stop. This castle with combined Scottish, Moorish and Indian architecture was built by craftsmen from Madras, India. All the bricks and marble were imported from India. Do follow your guide as there are some little-known facts and hidden secrets lying around which are not shown on the information boards.Duration: 1 hour

What's included

  • Private Guided Tour
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Breakfast
  • Entrance Ticket
  • Entry/Admission - Ipoh Secrets
  • Entry/Admission - Ipoh Heritage Walk
  • Entry/Admission - Kellie's Castle

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch