IPOH ORCHID SOCIETY
(PERSATUAN ORKID IPOH)
The Ipoh Orchid Society is based in the city of Ipoh. Ipoh is the capital of Perak. It is located in the Kinta district, which is the home to Vanda Hookerina commonly known as Kinta Veed. Ipoh is 205 kilometres north of Kuala Lumpur and 175 kilometres from Georgetown, Penang. Ipoh is the 4th largest city in Malaysia with an estimated population of 750,000 people.
The city of Ipoh houses some of the best limestone caves system in Malaysia. The formation of these caves dates back to a million years. The city also has excellent sports and recreational centres, unique and delicious food, international standard hotels and moderate accommodation to suit all tastes and budget. Of all, Ipoh is the home to some of Malaysia's most respected hobby orchid growers who have won many prizes.
We welcome you to participate in our events and at the same time witness the beauty and wonder of Ipoh.
Dato' Hj. Zainal Abidin bin Hj. Omar
DPMP, AMP, PPT, PJK