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Small but pleasant walk

It's the best known secret for locals that 1Utama has a botanical garden on the roof top. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Green lung within a shopping mall

Who would have thought to create a garden on the roof of a shopping mall. A brilliant idea to chill... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1 Lebuh Bandar Utama | Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya 47800, Malaysia
+60 3-7710 8118
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's the best known secret for locals that 1Utama has a botanical garden on the roof top. The plants are well kept, most of them had signage of their plant species, unfortunately it doesn't have space to showcase more variety.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank lucaslee1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only open on weekends, I particularly loved being there and just watching the different types of plants.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank farahhumaira
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Make a pleasant 15 minutes or so. Only open on weekends. Nice to sit for a few minutes and see some unusual plants. Not really worth the trip to Utama though

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chris C
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

This is arguably the best garden in the whole of Malaysia. It is so good that you can go to 1 Utama just for this. While initially it looks small, the more you walk, the more there is to see. The garden is very well...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pianocello
Reviewed December 21, 2018

Relaxing garden out from the shopping mall. Beware of mosquitoes in the evening. Free entrance. Nice

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank yeeweikek1388
Reviewed December 20, 2018

Was very pleasantly surprised by this garden above a mall. It relatively small but the landscaping made it feel spacious. The garden has many different varities of plants, some really beautiful and interesting and was well maintained (Kudos to Management). Good place to get 'instagramable...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank geeshariff
Reviewed December 17, 2018

Who would have thought to create a garden on the roof of a shopping mall. A brilliant idea to chill and relax the eyes after a long day of shopping

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JulianChow
Reviewed November 13, 2018

Visit this place ( preferably in the morning when it opens- less crowd) if you are ever in BU shopping mall. Its a great escapade for families . Get to see fauna and flora from all over the world. I was pretty amazed actually that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank siew2906
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Together with my family, we have visited this place for a few times... its nice to have such a beautiful gardens in the city, on a roof top of the mall. Its good for anyone who would want to learn on plants, good for kids...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed September 3, 2018

I love the atmosphere of this garden. Feels so relaxing and one can just lose track of time when exploring the different types of plants and flowers in this garden. I could go there everyday just to relax with a book for hours. Awesome place...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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January 26, 2018|
Response from Mun Onn L | Reviewed this property |
The nearest station is the Bandar Utama MRT station.
January 31, 2016|
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Response from BL_Leo | Reviewed this property |
It's open throughout the year..
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December 4, 2015|
Response from UPASNA K | Reviewed this property |
Its free!