Sam Poh Tong is a famous cave temple located in Gunung Rapat, about 5km south of Ipoh. It is said to be the biggest cave temple in the country, and is an impressive work of art with various statues of Buddha interspersed among the stalactites and stalagmites.

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  • 5 years ago

Sam Poh Tong - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Sam Poh Tong (Chinese: 三寶洞; Cavern of Three Precious) is a Chinese Buddhist temple built within a limestone cave and is the oldest and most famous cave temples in Perak, Malaysia. Sam Poh Tong Cave Temple built in raw limestone cave in the mountains which is located about 5 km from Ipoh. The temple facade dates back to the 1950s and a stiff climb of 246 steps will lead you to an open cave with an excellent view of Ipoh and its surroundings. Till today, nuns and monks who dedicate their lives to Buddha still occupy the Sam Poh Tong.
  • 4 years ago
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Sam Poh Tong Cave Temple (Ipoh, Malaysia): Address, Tickets & Tours, Religious Site Reviews - TripAdvisor

Sam Poh Tong Cave Temple, Ipoh: See 98 reviews, articles, and 41 photos of Sam Poh Tong Cave Temple, ranked No.7 on TripAdvisor among 32 attractions in Ipoh.


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