By Rosli Mansor
Taking a ride through Ipoh, either by bicycle or trishaw, is an experience in itself. Visitors get to feast their eyes on a myriad of sights ranging from British colonial-era buildings to heritage sites steeped in history.
For those wishing to get close and personal with the city, what better way than to use the service on offer by Cycledios Management Sdn Bhd.
The company provides two distinct packages for intrepid travellers. The first, dubbed the Ipoh Heritage Tour, begins at Kinta River Walk and ends at the same point. Duration is for two hours. Mode of transport is a bicycle. The
minimum number is four cyclists per trip. The rate is RM35 per person.
The second is by rickshaws and is dubbed the Rickshaw Ipoh Heritage Tour. Duration is two hours too. It starts and ends at the same point. The machine can take two persons, one cycles the other sits. Each person must not exceed 125kg. The rate is RM100 per person.
A guide is assigned to each team. He or she will provide all the information needed while traversing the trail. There are 26 touristic spots along the trail, in all.
For inquiries and reservations, visit https://forms.gle/22eFNyab3NGFkLEJ6 or contact Camees at 013 505 5068. For Perak tour packages, visit www.lokalocal.com.