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Sam Poh Tong Temple - Things to Know Before Visiting

Kampung Gunung Rapat, 31350 Ipoh, Negeri Perak, Malaysia

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About Sam Poh Tong Temple

The Sam Poh Tong cave temple is located at Gunung Rapat on the southern edge of Ipoh. The temple was built in a raw limestone cave in the mountains located about 5 km from the city center and follows Buddhism.

Attractions Near Sam Poh Tong Temple

Tambun Cave
Tambun Cave4.62km from Sam Poh Tong Temple

Gua Tambun is a limestone cave located in Ipho, Malaysia. One of many limestone caves in Ipho, it contains the largest number of neolithic cave paintings in Asia.

Han Chin Pet Soo
Han Chin Pet Soo5.36km from Sam Poh Tong Temple

Han Chin Pet Soo is Malaysia's first Hakka tin mining museum managed by Ipoh World Sdn. Bhd. Located on the edge of Ipoh's Old Town. This unique museum encompasses approximately 5000 square feet over three floors. On display are artifacts, collectibles, ephemeral and also photographs from the 19th and 20th centuries.

Sultan Idris Shah II Mosque Ipoh
Sultan Idris Shah II Mosque Ipoh5.62km from Sam Poh Tong Temple

Sultan Idris Shah II Mosque is the state mosque of Perak, Malaysia. It is located on a piece of land near the Birch Memorial in Ipoh..

Birch Memorial Clock Tower
Birch Memorial Clock Tower5.64km from Sam Poh Tong Temple

The clock tower was constructed to commemorate James W. W. Birch, the first British Resident of the state of Perak and unveiled in 1909. It has a mother bell and four smaller bells which used to strike the chimes.

Lost World of Tambun Theme Park
Lost World of Tambun Theme Park8.16km from Sam Poh Tong Temple

The Lost World of Tambun is a theme park and hotel in Sunway City Ipoh, Tambun, Kinta District, Perak, Malaysia. Managed by the Sunway Group. The theme park is known for its natural hot spring, also features other attractions including wildlife and rides.

Kellie's Castle
Kellie's Castle10.42km from Sam Poh Tong Temple

The unfinished, ruined mansion, was built by a Scottish planter named William Kellie-Smith. According to differing accounts, it was either a gift for his wife or a home for his son.

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