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Taiping Zoo & Taiping Lake Garden

Package Information

Excersion From Penang
Pick Up Time 8.45 - 9.15 AM
Departure 9.30 AM - Daily
Durations Approx. 08 Hours
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Taiping was once the Capital of Federated Malay States .Located in the state of Perak , It was once the richest tin mining area in the world . Taiping town literally means the town of Peace . This old town is set at the foot of Larut Hill formerly known as Maxwell Hill . The hill top was once a hill station for the British settlers . Many of the historical buildings in this town are still intact . There are museums with rich display for one to visit . The only Zoo up North in Malaysia with the safari and huge numbers of wild animals can be seen . The famous Lake Garden with the Burmese Rosewood trees line along the road and this gigantic trees , the branches sway across the road with the tip facing the water . One can also visit the charcoal factories and learn the process or simply head to the fishing village . Even till today the old world charm of Taiping is still around even though there are some development .

Taiping town literally means town of peace where lotus flowers and giant rain trees can be found around the TAIPING LAKE GARDENS. Located at the foot of Maxwell Hill, this beautiful town is not only home to the only Zoo up north but also the oldest Zoo in Malaysia. From the cute tiny DEER to tallest GIRAFFE, from the cute ORANG UTAN to fierce MALAYAN TIGER and GIANT ELEPHANT, there are a lot more to see as Malaysia is home to many of the animals. From there take a break for lunch before visiting the renowned MATANG MANGROVE FOREST. Intricate root system of the mangrove trees, one can spot COLORFUL CRABS and birds around. A walk around the mangrove forest is an experience of a life time. Lastly a visit and see how coffee beans are traditionaly roasted.

Tour Highlights:
- Taiping Lake Gardens
- Taiping Zoo (Deer/ Giraffes/ Orang Utan/ Malayan Tigers/ Giant Elephants & many more)
- Charcoal Factory

  • Transportation by Car or Van
  • Private Tour
  • English / Mandarin Speaking Driver Guide
Please Take Note :
  • Min 2 Person
  • Exclude Entrance fees
  • Bukit Merah Orang Utan Island - RM40 (Adult), RM25 (Child)
  • Taiping Zoo - RM16 (Adult), RM10 (Child 3-12 years)
  • Pricing of entrance ticket subject to change without prior notice
  • The actual pick up time from your hotel will be within half an hour of the time shown on your voucher. Our representative will contact you at your hotel the day before the tour takes place, to reconfirm the time.
  • Payment by credit card add 2.5%

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