About Taiping

Taiping - Everlasting Peace - Origin of the name


, literally means Everlasting Peace. Taiping can be found at from North Perak, also called Klian Pauh through to the partner from 21 century.

The place developed promptly while in the 1800s pursuing exposure with jar debris, searching from jar mines drawn large numbers of immigrants, in particular as a result of China. A series of battles started in 1861 mostly concerning a pair of Chinese language top secret societies covering the influence over mining zones on Taiping (Klian Pauh).

Typically the differences risen to the level the fact that Perak Sultanate was unable to maintain sequence. Points ended up progressively more having to leave hand and chaos was in fact showing unhealthy for any Malays, Asian and also Language.

A wars concluded using the mediation for Straits Deals gorvernor together with signing belonging to the Pangkor Agreement on 1874. Ever since, town had been rebranded to help you Taiping.

Taiping renowned addition to Malaysia's first zoo and the famous cuisine, Taiping Lake is also a must-see attraction, here too beautiful, overlooking the Bukit Larut (Maxwell Hill), slanting extension of the growth of the lake's pristine rainforest constitute aamplitude water Hill mountain with views of the water, very pleasant! the light lake worth only take a day or two days to visit this lovely city to Penang or Ipoh backpackers.

General to Taiping travelers will spend most of the time to enjoy the food, but it is strongly recommended to local Bus stop ride the Blue Bus 77 to Hutan Baka Matang (Madden mangrove protection Park), drive about 40 minutes, classes about every 30-40 minutes intervals, this station is the first stop of the terminal, even miss their own walk over OK. Mangrove conservation park a distance of about 1.5 kilometers, half of Malaysia's mangroves in this. Protect the park throughout the paved walkway by the wooden pallet, allowing visitors to enjoy the creatures and plants of the marshes around enjoying the Mangrove Reserve.

Bus number 77 runs last stop is Kuala Sepetang (18 D), the distance between the two stations approximately 500m. Recommended backpackers enjoy the complete mangrove conservation park and then walk to the 18 D, and walked to the right path to a boat dock, experience the locals boat journey to and from the house of the water, the pier interesting scene, along the way we also saw many dressed in traditional horse clothing to men and children.

These are average tourist attractions will not reach, and sometimes need to be asked while walking away from the popular route, close to the local life with nature, is not that the backpacker's spirit?


Taiping Lake


Taiping Mangrove conservation park


Taiping - Jeti Kuala Sepetang