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Address: Hulu Kelang, Ampang 68000, Malaysia
Phone Number: +603-41083422/7/8
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description: The Zoo Negara features about 400 species of Malaysian and exotic mammals...
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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My family arrived around noon and it was extremely hot. Good thing they sell straw hats an my daughter bought a pair of flipflops to walk comfortably in. My son, 2 year old, and... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Using Waze app from Klang took us less than an hour to reach here... Going with my big brother, my lil sister and her hubby and 2 kids.. for local (myKad holder) rm30 per entry (rm50 plus to view Giant panda) We opt out viewing Pandas. It's really huge place with open concept for animals to roam around in their... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

It was a while ago since i last visit a Zoo, I went with my friends, we went in the morning to avoid sun, anyway we missed the animal show, there is 2 sessions per day, 11 am and 3 pm, because we cannot find from the map which it is located. But the souvenir are all panda, I was... More 

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Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Too big to walk for children and the tram/bus only stops at one spot. Tickets are slightly expensive, $18 adults and $11 for children. The zoo environment is too hot to walk in, and we went to the orangutans, they weren't their. In conclusion don't waste money on this zoo if you already have been to Africa or the zoos... More 

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Segamat, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

My family arrived around noon and it was extremely hot. Good thing they sell straw hats an my daughter bought a pair of flipflops to walk comfortably in. My son, 2 year old, and my autistic boy (granted disabled card) got in for free, while the rest of us got discounts by using our AEON member card. Facility is clean.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

It is not hard to find if you are driving. We used GPS though. There are many taxi waiting at the car park area. So I guess transportation for foreign travelers is not a problem too. I paid RM32.00 which is cheaper compare to foreigner rate at RM5X exclusive of visit to panda. Animal in the zoo are well feed... More 

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Kuantan, Malaysia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

I feel sorry for the animals that live there, the place is so poorly taken care of, the animals look tired and miserable and it's overpriced. I've seen other small zoos that are much better for quarter of the price.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

The zoo was OK it was a lot of money for the entry but the zoo was good and i think i would go there again.

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Espoo, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

After visitng some of the greates zoos in the world, we were positively surpirised of the great qualty of this zoo. If was nicely planned, clean and the animal quarters were quite big and seemed pleasant. It was exciting to see lions and tigers without fences or glass between us and them (go look yourself, this is true). Pandas were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We went to the zoo today as we ate bug fans of cabybaras and my boy would like to see them up close. And we were in for a fantastic surprise! Zoo was very clean, well signed and many zoo keepers and helpers around to tell you where to go. We loved the big pond with many free flight birds... More 

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Manitoba, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Had a great time seeing animals that we don't see in Canada. Realized how big a giraffe really is! We got some great photos and learned about the animals. Great that the signs are also in English. Had to pay extra to enter the Panda paradise! We noticed that some new living areas were being built for animals that were... More 

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