About 30 minutes drive from Ipoh, near Batu Gajah, stands the ruins
of Kellie's Castle. It belonged to William Kellie Smith, an English
rubber tycoon during the late 19th century. The castle was never completed
as Smith left for Scotland in the midst of its construction, and never
Shrouded in dark mystery, it is believed that Kellie's Castle has
hidden rooms and a secret tunnel. The road which leads to the Castle
follows the contours of the land in dizzying, maze-like fashion,
adding to the mystery and romance of the place.