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Gerik is located in Malaysia
Location of Gerik
Country Malaysia
State Perak
Time zone Malaysian Standard Time (UTC+8)

Gerik (alternate spelling: Grik) is a district capital town of Hulu Perak district in Perak, Malaysia. It is approximately 130 km north of Ipoh city and 120 km east of Butterworth, Penang. The town is also known as Rest Town owing to its strategic location next to major highways of the country, East-West Highway.


  • Notable Landmarks in Gerik 1
  • Food 2
  • School and Education 3
  • Cyber cafe & Internet 4
  • Fishing and Camping 5

Notable Landmarks in Gerik


  • Restoran Riz - A Malay cuisine restaurant owned by an Akademi Fantasia artiste named Riz.
  • Restoran Nasi Lemak Ayam Godam - Fresh nasi lemak with chicken in its own peculiar cooking style.
  • Chau Y Restaurant - Serving Chinese cuisine, including freshwater fish, wild boar meat, and anchovies with cashew nuts. Opens for lunch and dinner. Terrible English. On the main road of Gerik, before reaching Bangunan Persekutuan Gerik (The Federal Building).
  • 113 Restaurant - A Chinese restaurant on the main road of Gerik, at the end of the same row with Chau Y.
  • Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC)
  • Salim Kari Kepala Ikan (Mamak)
  • Gerai Che Mah Batu 3 (Malay cuisine)
  • Pizza Hut Delivery
  • Restoran Limra (Mamak special)-A Mamak Restaurant on the main road of Gerik, at the middle of the row .

School and Education

  • SK Sri Adika Raja
  • SK Mahkota Sari
  • SK Batu 4
  • SMK Gerik
  • SMK Sultan Idris Shah II
  • SMK Seri Budiman
  • MRSM Gerik
  • Kolej Komuniti Gerik
  • SMK Batu 4,Jalan Kuala Rui
  • SJK(C) Chung Wa
  • SJK(C) Kuala Rui
  • SM Teknik Gerik

SK.Pahit SK Kerunai SK Plang SK Budiman SK Tan Sri Ghazali Jawi

Cyber cafe & Internet

  • Jalan Empangan Sultan Azlan Shah kg bersia lama GERIK (IJDOTCOM)
  • Taman Emkay Jalan Permata 3 GERIK (IJDOTCOM)

Fishing and Camping

  • Tasik Banding
  • Tasik Temenggor (Temenggor Lake)
  • Tasik Bersia Lama
  • Gerik Illo

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