Perak is one of the 13 states of Malaysia. It is the second largest state in Peninsular Malaysia bordering Kedah and Thailand to the north, Penang to the northwest, Kelantan and Pahang to the east, Selangor southward and to the west by the Strait of Melaka.
Pulau Pangkor in Perak is a small offshore island that provides some tourist activities such as snorkelling.
Famous places in Perak are for example, Ipoh famous for "Sar Hor Fun" and Hainanese Chicken Rice"
One of the famous thing from Perak is of course, Michelle Yeoh, an actress playing in Memoirs of Geisha, who was born and raised here in a city called Ipoh.
The state capital is Shah Alam and the royal capital is Klang. A third major urban centre is Petaling Jaya which was awarded city status on 20 June 2006. Hence, Selangor is one of only two Ma…