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Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens

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Address: Bank Pertanian Malaysia Gunung Rapat. Ipoh, Ipoh 30450, Malaysia
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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US$170.00*
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Private Day Trip: The British Colonial City of Ipoh from Kuala Lumpur
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Its worth the drive and visit if you combine it with a few other temples and caves. Kek Lok Tong has an interesting garden out the back of the cave.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Its worth the drive and visit if you combine it with a few other temples and caves. Kek Lok Tong has an interesting garden out the back of the cave.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I enjoy the place very much. Stalactites and stalagmites aplenty and beautifully formed. Serene and quiet and it is free. This place is good for nature lovers and everybody including children

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

this was a great place to visit such unexpected beautiful gardens behind the marvellous cave you enter a complete different world so peaceful and relaxing a must see

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Neat & tidy place. Nice for photography & back to nature. Good place to bring kids /couple/family for sightseeing and spend time with.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cave with many nice miniatures next to the entrance. Sorrounded by beautiful garden full of gymming people in the morning. Amazing place where to start your discovery day.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The interior cave is very large and after a cave you see a beautiful opening. Inside the case a lot of lie stone formation of satellite and satemide were formed many years ago. Those satellite formation is up to your imagination to what its resemble. The lighting shine on them made them beautiful difficult to describe. Go and see for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cave had beautiful natural stalagmites and nicely filled with religious statues. Its well ventilated and cool in the afternoon. A good place for relaxing visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some come here 4 wedding photoshot.. overall a nice view spot to clear our mind.. free parking n no entrance fee. Small stoneworks at display is cute to see.. small area only..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

10 years in Malaysia and we didn't explore Ipoh. Regret not coming sooner! We were amazed with the beauty of this temple and were even more amazingly surprised with the beautiful zen gardens. Pictures cannot do justice to the natural beauty of the place. Serenity. Peace. You will be awed by the beauty of the garden. Lily pond also at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is not a very large place but you can spend time here to refresh yourself in the quiet and zen environment with a lot of stone art. I love it also because it is not commercial compared to other cave. The cave is also well-preserved.

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