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Ipoh Secrets

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“day tour”(13 reviews)
“thanks john”(6 reviews)
Award owner of Certificate of Excellence for both year 2017 & 2018, IPOH SECRETS (Ipoh Secrets Tours Sdn Bhd) is a licensed tour company with vast knowledge & experiences about the unique culture, interesting spots, beckoning nature, and the...more
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12 Lintasan Istana | Bandar Meru Raya, Ipoh 30000, Malaysia
+60 12-521 2773
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All reviews day tour kellie's castle thanks john great tour private tour off the beaten tourist track his knowledge food recommendations chinese opera an excellent guide historical backgrounds tibetan temple usual tourist old town group tour interesting details tea museum
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What could a `sleepy' town like Ipoh offer? Lots! We signed up for a 1-day group tour with Ipoh Secrets. John was our guide and his knowledge and stories of the city's history brought the place alive for us. We spent the morning walking through...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank UrbanSheep
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We had a marvellous day with John. He was punctual. He drove a nice Mpv to fit all 6 of us comfortably. We spent the morning at Paloh Temple and old town Ipoh. Thoroughly enjoyed the history of Ipoh as told by learned John. His...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DAAziz
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

This is the 2nd time we booked a tour with John as we had enjoyed the 1st experience immensely. True to the word, we had a wonderful day!! We travelled in pax of 6 with 2 lovely American friends. We visited several interesting sites and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Zarina A
Reviewed 15 October 2018

John picked us up on time and gave us a customised tour of Ipoh and the surrounding area. I asked for a particular itinerary and he ensured we got to see the best of the area. He was very knowledgable with excellent English. A worthwhile...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paul D
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We booked our Ipoh Historical Tour at Viator, weeks before we flew to KL (continued with land-ride to Ipoh). Very soon afterwards, we got an email from John Lee, informing that our tour-order would be organized by Ipoh Secrets. We were picked up (promptly as...More

1  Thank JuttiLevita
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Our tour guide was Simon and he was so polite and kind. Actually it was not supposed to be a private trip, but somehow there were only me and my friend that day, so our program was quite flexible... but we just let Simon decide...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nadinecoco
IpohSecrets, Owner at Ipoh Secrets, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you very much for such a great review! Ipoh Secrets work hard to offer the best tour possible even there's only a small group, and we are happy to see that reflected on your visit. Simon's style is always flexible and we actually encourage...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

Having used their service in January this year, we returned to Ipoh with our elderly parents this time and requested to have John again as our tour guide for two days. Booking and paying for the tour was a pain free and easy experience from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank acheongkc
IpohSecrets, Owner at Ipoh Secrets, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

The team here at Ipoh Secrets is thrilled to hear such good feedback and thanks for taking time to mention about John too! We are honoured that you came back to us for your second trip. Should you plan for your third trip to Ipoh,...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Its our first visit to Ipoh and definitley a right decision to book a private day tour. We covered all the places as mentioned in the itinerary. John was our tour guide and we are very pleased with his excellent service and attention to details....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JaslynGLK
John CJ L, Representative at Ipoh Secrets, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thanks to the frequent visits to Ho Yan Hor Museum, we're able to squeeze in before the big crowd! Lucky us! lol

Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We had a great tour through Ipoh with John! Starting with a chinese breakfast we then stopped at a mosque and walked through downtown where John provided very good explanations and gave insights on historical backgrounds. We drove to an local bakery and visited two...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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John CJ L, Representative at Ipoh Secrets, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you Susanne for the great review, hope you have great memories of your time in Malaysia!

Reviewed 9 June 2018

My girlfriend and I had the Ipoh secrets day tour with Simon. Our guide was friendly, had great knowledge, spoke very good english, and was well organized. The tour was perfect, and Ipoh has a lot to offer and to explore.We had a great time...More

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Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Jordan A
IpohSecrets, Manager at Ipoh Secrets, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

As 2017 & 2018 Certificate of Excellence award winner, we’re always looking for ways to give our guests the best possible experience... so it's great to know Simon did a great job and we'll be sure to let him know! :)

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Penn E
22 April 2018|
Response from IpohSecrets | Property representative |
Hi Penn, Ipoh Secrets main core business is to provide guided tours, currently focusing on Perak region. We might include Cameron Highlands in later stages and we will announce it on our social media and on our website... More
Esther L
12 July 2017|
Response from IpohSecrets | Property representative |
Hi Esther, Ipoh Secrets offer both private and mixed group Ipoh tour depending on your needs. For the cost of tour and booking, please head to our official website to know more. Thanks!
6 October 2016|
Response from IpohSecrets | Property representative |
Hi Naomi, you can check out our website for all the details you need. You can find the link below the map & address. (Tripadvisor disallow website link...) Currently for Ipoh city, we provide a standard "Ipoh Full Day Tour... More