Terong Tourism, Malaysia

Visit Terong - Best of Terong

Terong is a small town in Larut, Matang and Selama District, Perak, Malaysia. It is famous for the quality of its water and the presence of a waterfall. Tin was also mined there until 1980. It had Chinese, Malay and Tamil primary schools but the numbers have dwindled considerably. The village is surrounded by plantations of rubber and palm oil trees. Many quaint shops exist in the village centre.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Terong in Malaysia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Terong like a local. After your splendid visit to Terong, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Taiping. Attractions in Taiping include Penang Hill, Kek Lok Si, Pinang Peranakan Mansion. To reach Terong, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Tekah Airport. Tour packages of Terong are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Terong*

  • Terong: Crime and Safety

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

    • 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)
  • Living in Terong - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 55.21 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 80.56 (Very 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Terong

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.62 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 64.6 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.76 USD

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

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