We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Zoo Taiping & Night Safari

#3 of 18 things to do in Taiping Features Animals
Jalan Taman Tasik Taiping, Taiping 34000, Malaysia
605 - 8086577
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 77.48*
and up
Private Tour: Orangutan Island, Taiping Zoo and Perak Museum from Penang
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good36%
  • Average26%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
4 days ago
“Could be better”
1 week ago
“Jeff ”
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:30 - 18:00, 20:00 - 00:00
Jalan Taman Tasik Taiping, Taiping 34000, Malaysia
605 - 8086577
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (252)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 252 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Many of the animal habitats are not well maintained although the animals seems to be well fed. Maybe the weather was very hot when we visited, most of the animals didn't seem to be energetic.

Thank jyshai
Reviewed 1 week ago

I like here. Its like a nature. I think animals must be happy compare to my country's zoo. its so big, maybe you get tired easily. I don't know night safari.

Thank hkp83
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the night safari, in reality we were driven round the zoo at night by a tractor and trailers, a member of staff shining a torch into the cages trying to point out the animals, it was ok, on balance it was cheap,...More

Thank Jeffhayes1970
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very poor maintenance. Dirty. Poops everywhere. Terrible smell. Most of the places we have to walk with our nose closed. Animals are not clean and look sick. Some cages are empty. Some Animals such as rhinoceros, lion and etc look old and inactive. There is...More

Thank Jokhim R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

1. Parking bays need upgrading. There was puddle of water almost everywhere after a downpour making it difficult to park and alight. 2. About 30% of the animals (placed in cages/glass aquariums) could not be seen or spotted. 3. Lighting needs improvement. P/S: check weather...More

Thank Gurmeet S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really love to go to zoo! Becausee i can see many animals out there and there so very friendly. A big zoo and good to bring a children 😍

Thank nrsyfiqh10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my 2nd visit here. I felt the place was poorly managed as compared to few years ago. Animals are much lesser.. train ride is not comfortable and too fast for us to view the animals.. the driver try to point out the animals...More

1  Thank Alfred J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went for the Night Safari and we enjoyed the new experience of animal viewing at night. We actually enjoyed the walk in the zoo more than the actual guided tour, as the train was too loud and the PA system abysmal....More

Thank Lim_Family12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Taking a tour by the night safari train, the driver will try to spot animals during the tour by tough light and name the animals. However the train driven very fast, plus the tough light very blur, you were have no time to clearly see...More

Thank Chee Hui T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited on the afternoon and I'm glad that i had the chance for hippopotamus feeding. Highly recommended for people who interested in wild life animal. It's not bad at all.

Thank Sam C
Nearby Restaurants
Restoran Mr BBQ
46 reviews
.16 km away
Restoran Kakak
24 reviews
.42 km away
Restaurant Doli
46 reviews
.43 km away
Teik Ee Vegetarian Restaurant
12 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
Taiping Lake Gardens
342 reviews
.64 km away
Perak Museum
103 reviews
.45 km away
Aun Tong Coffee Mill
28 reviews
1.30 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Bradley N
hi,just wondering if there are gorrilas and new animals
28 March 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from lachewcc | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Bradley, no gorrilas here. But, Johor Bahru Zoo (located in Johor state, Malaysia) got few of them. Quite frightening when they shout, whole zoo can heard. Johor zoo are far more cheaper than this expensive little zoo... More
What is the entrance fee?? R the monkeys an issue??? What is the best way to get there from Batu Ferringhi??
15 January 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Eugene K | Reviewed this property |
I think the fee is RM17 for the daytime and RM20 for the night safari. I went with children so just ensure they eat at certain spots and not open any food in sight of the monekys and you should be fine. If you are staying... More
Hi, can I get a discount if I have a group of about 50 people?
20 January 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Santhini T | Reviewed this property |
Check with the ticket counter officials when you are there. Request for a discount for your group