Taiping Tourism

Taiping is a small town located in northern Perak, Malaysia and is known for its natural beauty and tranquil environment. The town sees alot of tourism all the year round due to the picturesque location it is based in. There are a lot of activities going on all round the calendar and thus the city never sees a dull day. Take a vacation to the beautiful destination and enjoy the various nature parks and sanctuaries in the area.

Taiping is good for explorations too as there are many attractions that you can visit. The Taiping zoo is a must go for any sightseers as the zoo displays a great array of animals that is both educational as well as fun.

Taiping is usually associated with calm environment and breathtaking scenery, but there is much more to the town than that. The savory food pallet of the city and the great pubs and bars are sure to spoil you for choice and get you back for more.

There is also the famous Perak State Museum which is one of the greatest museums in whole of Malaysia and thus this destination has something in store for every traveller that comes its way.

Essential travel information and Taiping tips for your visit

  • Carry your identification at all times
  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothes to explore the city better.
  • Pack a light raincoat in the rainy season.
  • Bring along some flip-flops to relax in the destination.


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

    • Burglary and Theft 66.67 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 33.33 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 33.33 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 29.17 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.83 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 55.15 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 58.43 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 80.56 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.68 (High)
    • 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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Taiping

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.64 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 23.03 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 56.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.09 USD

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