Also the royal town of Perak, this town confers a lot of the 'first' events in Malaysia. First Conference of Rulers, the Durbar was held here in 1897. The first rubber tree in Malaysia was planted in this town. The first Malaysian Scout Troop was established here as well. With all of its glorious past, it is no wonder that there are a lot of interesting places in this town. Till this day, it still stands as one of the most attractive town in the country.