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Taman Botani Negara Shah Alam

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Address: 40000 Shah Alam | Bukit Cahaya Seri Alam, Shah Alam 40000, Malaysia
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Great time on the rented bicycles

This place has gone through 2 name changes over the past decades, starting off as Bukit Cerakah to Taman Seri Cahaya, and finally National Botanical Garden. The botanical garden... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Sungai Buloh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Tropical Rainforest at National Botanic Garden Shah Alam full of enrichment especially rainforest conservation and lot of information about 12 top country in the world in mega biodiversity.

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Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has gone through 2 name changes over the past decades, starting off as Bukit Cerakah to Taman Seri Cahaya, and finally National Botanical Garden. The botanical garden is a forest reserve preserved in it natural splendour. The entrance fee for adults were RM3.00 per person. Since the place is huge, we rented 2 bicycles for RM22.00. Not in... More 

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Thank D_Jekyll
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a very good experience with my kids.they have learned a lot about nature.we didn't use the trail because I'm with young kids.the bus provided (free) is good but get cramped during peak hours.the four season house is worth to go at this time because winter.the only downside is they didn't provide bus to the other side of the... More 

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Bandung, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last sunday moring 29/1/17 we decided to go taman botani to ride bicycle. We rent to 2 bicycle with kids seat. The price is worth it. We have fun together.I think this best place for leisure and fun with family

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Thank ratnaseri
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

We went there for a walk and slow jog yesterday morning. I had a great fall yesterday morning due to slippery walkway in Taman Botani Shah Alam. Lots of moss grown on the walkway due to the weather and poor maintainance by Shah Alam Government! So i have to stay at home for Christmas today, butt pain! Becareful when you... More 

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2016

Been there early in the morning to experience the fresh air and beautiful & colorful views. Very nice place for cycling, walking, jogging & team building.

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Thank Brenda K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

Entry fees rm3+rm3+rm1 thats ok. Bicycle rent Rm15 + rm25(2hour) with poor broken bicyle..to climb hill. not even 1 hour return back. No refund. Waiting shuttle bus..few trip but always full. Fed up. Going home.

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Thank Mild S
Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

10 minit from Concorde hotel Shah Alam,fresh air from the taman botani,u can jogging,jungle trekking,cycling and many more at the taman botani

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

Super huge place where you can hardly finish visiting everything within one day. They also have a lot of exhibitions in- and outdoor for you to explore, but honestly they are not really impressive. However, if you are just thirst for a trip to the nature, this is absolutely a great destination. Renting a bike is actually much more convenient... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

This is a place where you can enjoy an authentic rainforest experience. This area of forest reserve combined with botanical gardens was originally called Bukit Cerakah. Large tracts of the original forest have been illegally cleared for logging and even housing. Today Taman Botani is less wild as it is a forest island under siege. Wildlife can still be seen,... More 

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