Perak Tourism

Visit Perak - Best of Perak

Perak(Malay pronunciation: [peraʔ]; Jawi:ڤراق) also known by its honorific, Darul Ridzuan, or "Argentum, Abode of Grace", one of the 13 states of Malaysia, is the fourth largest state in the country. It borders Kedah at the north; Thai Yala Province to the northeast; Penang to the northwest; Kelantan and Pahang to the east; Selangor to the south, and the Straits of Malacca to the west. The state's administrative capital of Ipoh was known historically for tin-mining activities until the price of the metal dropped, severely affecting the state's economy. The royal capital, however remains at Kuala Kangsar, where the palace of the Sultan of Perak is located.

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Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Perak, Malaysia. Explore Perak travel guide before you plan your trip here. After your splendid visit to Perak, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Taiping. Taiping is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Penang Hill, Kek Lok Si, Pinang Peranakan Mansion. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Tekah Airport. A vacation to Perak can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Perak*

  • Pollution Statistics in Perak

    Know the pollution level of Perak before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 68.75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 68.75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Perak: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Perak for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Perak.

    • Burglary and Theft 72.92 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 90.91 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 79.55 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 90.91 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 85 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 79.55 (High)
    • Attacks 77.27 (High)
    • Drug offense 72.73 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 52.08 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 72.73 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 62.5 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 79.55 (High)
  • Living in Perak - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 21.78 (Low)
    • Pollution Index 56.03 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 52.5 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Perak

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Perak

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.83 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.68 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.48 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.6 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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