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Zoo Negara

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Zoo Negara Hulu Kelang, Ampang 68000, Malaysia
+60 3-4108 3422
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Definitely worth a visit

Quite a variety of fauna to view with interesting exhibits to see. Tip for disc : Present yr... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
adele m
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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I read so many negative reviews about the "badly maintained" zoo with "few animals" that I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tom B
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The Zoo Negara features about 400 species of Malaysian and exotic mammals, reptiles and birds. Of these, the majority are fish and bird species while about a hundred are mammals and the reptiles. The National Zoo is situated 13 km from the centre of Kuala Lumpur. Its aquarium "Tunku Abdul Rahman Aquarium" is a very popular attraction. It displays over 80 species of aquatic animals, both marine and freshwater, including invertebrates.
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  • Average27%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
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“nice zoo” (16 reviews)
“white tiger” (12 reviews)
“big place” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Zoo Negara Hulu Kelang, Ampang 68000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Quite a variety of fauna to view with interesting exhibits to see. Tip for disc : Present yr TouchNGo for 10% disc off the adult tix (for Msians)

Thank adele m
Reviewed 1 week ago

I read so many negative reviews about the "badly maintained" zoo with "few animals" that I considered not going. In fact, the zoo is well-maintained, easily accessible by taxi (25RM from Mont Kiara) and has a good variety of large animals comparable to the big...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can find a big variety of animals there the awesome Bengal tiger, kangaroos, birds from all over the world. Penguins, giraffes, hippos, elephants and beautiful Pandas!! I believe it’s a must see in Kuala Lumpur Animals were in good condition

Thank Shadan Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its a big zoo however the place & animals was not well maintained/taken care except the panda. It could be better!

Thank Viviana T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I like animals .. i liked those But the park is very very big with little types of animals It was raining and most of the animals are hidden in their houses! No security in the zoo roads Toilets are not that nice!! Could be...More

Thank Osama Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of animals in this zoo. Lions, tigers, bears, pandas, giraffes, rhinos, lynx, alligators, elephants, monkeys, butterflies and more. The animals didn't look too bad off compared to other zoos I've seen. Ignoring the ethical question, this is the best zoo I've seen. You had...More

Thank manorrh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the place for the second time within a 4 year difference. Adult ticket is 85 MYR for non locals which I personally find to be extremely expensive. The zoo is OK-ish. There are some birds and monkeys that are free to roam and I...More

Thank Mglap
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was amazed by Zoo Negara Malaysia. This is my first time visit Zoo Negara with my two Australian friends. Zoo Negara has a wide array of animals species. There are extremely spacious and filled with countless species that you might know off - some...More

Thank Chilli Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was heartbroken to see the active species of animals such as Tiger, Lion, Puma and the black bear contained in an area less than 1000 sq ft. They have also put electric fences around the un caged areas to prevent the animals from escaping....More

Thank Preeti P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Apart from the variety of animals the highlight of the trip for me was the giant panda conservatory and the animal show where I was in proximity to a sloth bear which was pretty awesome.

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Thayalan A
25 June 2017|
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Response from chuckwow | Reviewed this property |
Sorry i didnt answer in time there are no alwrts from this site to me.hope you enjoyed the zoo.john.e.
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Benjamin T
2 April 2017|
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Response from SAMSARUJEE | Reviewed this property |
Your hotel has taxi services, in KL there are also UBER and GRAB car services, In areas there are Taxi Stop areas. Only during early morning and late afternoon taxi service are slow ( going to work) or leaving for home.
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Sowmya A
22 February 2017|
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Response from Sowmya A | Reviewed this property |
Thank you for all your answers.. we completed the visit 2 days back, checked out and kept the luggage at the hotel. many thanks.
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