Travel from Ipoh to Seremban by Bus
In Ipoh, there are many bus service companies that offer direct journeys to Seremban, namely Kesatuan Express, Transnasional and S&S International Express. The journey may take about 3 to 5 hours from the pick-up point in Ipoh, Terminal Amanjaya to Terminal One in Seremban, depending on the traffic congestion and weather conditions.
Things to do in Ipoh to Seremban
Many regard Seremban as a small sleepy town, but the truth is that it’s growing at a rapid pace. It is the capital city if the state of Negeri Sembilan. whose name literally means ‘Nine States’. Many within the local community still here practice a custom called ‘Adat Perpatih’ which favors the Matrilineal line and allows property to pass from Mother to Daughter. It also involves a form of semi-democratic system of electing leaders, whereby leaders in various communal hierarchies are elected by commoners.
In Seremban town itself, you should visit the local museum and Seremban lake gardens, but if you can get hold of a car, you should take the one hour drive to Istana Sri Menanti, a grand and opulent wooden palace built about a hundred years ago without using a single nail. There you’ll find interesting exhibits about the Negeri Sembilan royal family and be able to explore this antique castle.
What to eat in Seremban?
Upon arrival at Seremban, do make your way to the old Seremban market or Pasar Besar where you’ll get a chance to taste the best beef noodles ever. Apart from that, the town is famous for other Chinese cuisine like Hakka noodles, Siew Bao and curry laksa, as well . Malay dishes like satay and cendol can be found at Haji Shariff as well.