Tapah Tourism, Malaysia

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Tapah is a town and the capital of Batang Padang District, Perak, Malaysia. The name "Tapah" is said to be originated from the name of a fresh water fish, "Ikan Tapah". The scientific name of the fish is Wallago attu.The locals said that the name has been taken from the Malay-Perak dialect word which means "no worry". The Batang Padang River flows through this town, which is located on the trunk road between Kuala Lumpur and Ipoh. Major neighbouring towns are Kampar and Bidor. There is an entrance to the North-South Expressway at Tapah. This town is also widely considered as the main entry point into the old Cameron Highlands route, which is a winding and narrow road uphill. The nearest train station is Tapah Road. The Lata Kinjang waterfall is about 18 km from Tapah on the road to Chenderiang. It is an impressive series of cascades down a 100 m drop. The falls can be seen from the North-South Expressway (PLUS).

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Explore popular vacation packages for Tapah, Malaysia and kick-start your vacation planning for free. After your splendid visit to Tapah, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Taiping. Taiping, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Petronas Twin Towers, Menara Kl Tower, China Town. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Tekah Airport. Tour packages of Tapah are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Tapah*

  • Pollution Statistics in Tapah

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

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Tapah - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 58.43 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 33.62 (Low)
    • 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 Tapah

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD

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

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