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Sam Poh Tong Temple
Travel to Sam Poh Tong Temple, Perak and explore one of the famous biggest cave temples in Malaysia. Discovered by a monk from China during 1890 and located 5km south of Ipoh in Gunung Rapat, Sam Poh Tong Temple has an impressive collection of art work along with numerous statues of Buddha intermixed among the stalactites and stalagmites. Not only that, you can also check out the beautiful Japanese pond with Japanese tortoise in it along with artistic works of nature and man. The temple also has around 246 steps that will lead you to an open cave where you will be able to enjoy the beauty of Ipoh.
By road – It is located in Gunung Rapat, just 5km south of Ipoh.
Gunung Rapat, 31350 Ipoh, Perak
Tel: 05-255 2772
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