Ipoh Itinerary 1 Day

Best Places to Visit in Ipoh in 1 day

We are trying to help you in making the best of your 1 day in Ipoh. These are the most preferred places to visit in Ipoh in 1 day by fellow travelers and experts. Even though one day in Ipoh may not prove to be sufficient, one can still explore the highlights of Ipoh.

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Ipoh One Day Trip Itineraries

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Ipoh One Day Trip Ideas

Ipoh is the third largest city in Malaysia and is still not known to many tourists. The city has everything from museums, parks, castles, religious places to caves and limestone hills. If you are spending only one day in Ipoh, then follow this travel plan to get the exact idea of what the city has to offer.

What to do in Ipoh Day Trip Itinerary?

The best way to explore Ipoh in 1 day is to visit the best Ipoh attractions and avoid the crowd whenever possible. This Ipoh itinerary of 1 day takes you to the landmark spots like Ipoh World, Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple, Ho Yan Hor Museum.

To do's in Ipoh 1 day trip Morning:

Start your morning with Kellies Castle which is also known as Kellie's Folly. Located on the outskirts of the city, it will take around half an hour to reach the site from the center of the city. This lovely mansion was never completed and has suffered from the ravages of time and the ruins. But, you can still see the influence of Hindu religion and Indian architecture here. It is fascinating to know the history of the majestic castle. You can easily spend a couple of hours wandering through the ruins.

To do's in Ipoh 1 day trip Afternoon:

You can come back to Ipoh to grab a lunch and explore the city. Do not forget to try street food in this lovely, little town. Delicious dishes like char kway teow, satay, or Hakka mee will pamper your taste buds like never before. And now it's time to head towards newly opened theme park in the city - MAPS Perak. This place will keep you entertained with its 40 attractions in six themed zones. You can enjoy thrill rides, animation parks, fantasy forest as well as the lakeside area. MAPS Perak is a great place for kids and adults alike.

To do's in Ipoh 1 day trip Evening:

Visiting cave temples is a must one day trip to Ipoh. Located inside the cave, Sam Poh Tong temple is one of the oldest places of worship in the city. This largest cave temple in Malaysia is home to a reclining Buddha figure and has a turtle pond on the premises. As the site is established on a small mountain, coming here around sunset has some perks. You will get a chance to admire stunning landscapes and panoramic views of the city.

Nightlife to enjoy in Ipoh 1 day trip:

Areas like Kong Heng Square or Jalan Dato Tahwl are perfect for experiencing the nightlife in Ipoh. These streets start bustling with people after the sun goes down. The city is also known for having some lively night markets where you can take in the true essence of this rustic city. These markets also offer a chance to shop for some unique things and souvenirs. Pack your bags and head to Ipoh to explore this hidden gem.

Sightseeing Tours and Activities for 1-Day in Ipoh

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Best Hotels in Ipoh for 1 Day Trip

Below are some of the frequently included hotels by fellow travelers to their itineraries for 1 day trip to London. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With More Days in Hand

If you have more than a day in hand, look out for travel ideas for 2 days in Ipoh or 3 days in Ipoh. You can plan to spend more time at the attractions you find interesting. Enjoy the local restaurants, nightlife, treks, other adventure activites and more. Check the list of top things to do in Ipoh.

What Next?

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