General Information

Ipoh is the capital of Perak, Malaysia, due to locally produced one called "Ipoh" poisonous plants named. Ipoh, Perak is located in the middle of the old city divided, Metro two parts. , The old city architecture ancient, narrow streets, the Metro is full of modern buildings. In the Kinta River has a King George V was crowned as Ji Nianying built in Coronation Park. But the most famous is the outskirts of the cave temples (Cave Temples), mainly in Perak Cave, three security holes, hole in the southern sky, Donghua Cave and leading rock and so on.

White Coffee Hometown: Yi Baosheng production of white coffee, walking in the streets field, floating in the air are subtle taste of coffee. White Coffee fragrant mellow, it is a good gift for a friend.

Snack Paradise: stuffed tofu, shrimp noodles, Char Kway Teow, curry noodles, broth powder, pizza, Hainanese chicken rice, claypot chicken rice, wonton noodles, Hong Kong dim sum, Bak Kut Teh, Penang Laksa, a wide range, fast to try it.

Cave temple: the outskirts of the cave temples (CaveTemples), mainly in Perak Cave, three security holes, Kek Lok Si Temple and so on.


Ipoh is one of the largest cities in Malaysia, mostly ethnic Chinese residents, of which a maximum of Hakka, Cantonese people's. The city's prevalent Cantonese, but also several Malaysian Cantonese as the main language in one of the cities.


Ipoh banks generally only open Monday to Friday 9:00-16:30 recommended to use non-local visitors HSBC (near the clock tower) ATM machine withdrawals. In most hotels, restaurants and shopping centers can swipe credit cards directly, but generally of small restaurants, food stalls, and so needs more prepared some change.

Ways to obtain ringgit

  • Malaysian Ringgit is of foreign exchange, so in a place outside Malaysia is basically impossible to change to.
  • Malaysia Airports is to accept renminbi, and the airport can be exchanged at the airport exchange rate is mostly about 0.48 ringgit, you can now Ringgit airport exchange point and then to the city center or commercial street time, and then go there license number of ringgit exchange center exchange because exchange convertibility Western higher bid, try to exchange it for 50 par value relatively easy to use.
  • Currently there are three major banks in Malaysia supports UnionPay ATM withdrawals, which are blue flag Hong Leong Bank (Hong Leong Bank), the yellow flag Maybank (May Bank) and white flag of Public Bank (Public Bank).
  • General shopping centers and hotels have a currency exchange center (generally only accept paper money), most hotels in the accepted currency exchange will impose additional costs, so it is in the banks or exchange centers more cost effective conversion


General Grand Café, hotels and other places will have free wifi service, the clerk for the password just fine. Shopping mall has wifi wireless network without a password can also be connected to use, but the signal is weak, there will be a school or district nearby cafes, generally 3-10 ringgit / hours. CYTS or resorts, inns like the Internet zone will be charged.

Hospital Raja Permaisuri Bainun (HRPB)
Generally called Ipoh hospital or Ipoh General Hospital is a general hospital.
Address: Jalan Hospital, 30990 Ipoh, Perak Darul Ridzuan.
Tel :05 -2085000, 2533333, 2536040
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Hospital Fatimah
Address: 1 Lebuh Chew Peng Loon Off Jalan Dato 'Lau Pak Khuan Ipoh Garden 31400 Ipoh Perak, Malaysia
Phone: 605 - 5455 777
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Kinta Medical Centre Sdn. Bhd.
Address: No. 20, Jalan Chung Thye Phin, 30250 Ipoh.
Tel: 05-2542125, 05-2542166