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This railway station is very nearby the hotspots of Ipoh like Concubine Lane, and also quite close to numerous hotels. Tourists only need to walk there. As for the station itself, it is not too big, can get quite stuffy when its crowded, but at...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank KunalK737
Reviewed 4 days ago

Old styled Railway station that is known as Taj Mahal of Ipoh. A heritage building that is similar to KL Railway station.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anand2107
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were in Ipoh's "Civic Center" area Oct this year which included this busy train station. The building is somewhat nice, but compared to other historic stations around the world, it is not worth a visit. Maybe good for a toilet stop when in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank peppercrab888
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This building has a history that you could feel. But you can't visit the railway track, and also lack a place to enjoy a cup of coffee too.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anthony_NgOfSg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This station architecture is pleasant to view. During night time, there is dancing water sometimes and good for hang out.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank soonsinmy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice old building and still in operation. Worth a visit just to immerse in the atmosphere. Part of the ipoh heritage trial consisting other monuments and building such as the Birch Clock Tower etc.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mfamilysgp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was called the Taj Mahal of Ipoh, and it is beautiful to see, I would have enjoyed seeing the fountains going at night but it was a bit too far from my hotel. Not sure how the service is, but the building is worth...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CFEIII
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The station looks antique, but only basic functions available there. No air-conditioner and limited sitting places provided.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tour54448350640
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although i love the building with its unique design i just wish that the facilities would be improved especially the ticketing counters, look so outdated & dull. But i must say, the staff is quite friendly & fast. It has a unique cafe inside though...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NURY888
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

There are many things to do in the night here. They have fountain show, roller skate, bicycle etc for you to enjoy your night here. Great place for lepak 😉 This station still use for KTM and ETS.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hazimihariri
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butterflypostage
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Response from butterflypostage | Reviewed this property |
I need all postcards of Ipoh and Penang.Kindly contact me via this site.
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Response from Phua B | Reviewed this property |
yes, there are such facilities.
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Min Choo H
16 December 2014|
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Response from Wendysdd | Reviewed this property |
Fireflyz, buy tickets when there is an offer. We got ours from SIN - Ipoh, (took the rain to KL), KL - SIN for S$94 NETT.
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