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Lok Kawi Wildlife Park

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Jalan Pintas, Penampang 89500, Malaysia
+60 88-765 793
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$55.00*
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Lok Kawi Wildlife Park
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$57.00*
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Half-Day Lok Kawi Wildlife Park from Kota Kinabalu
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good39%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“entrance fee” (29 reviews)
“feeding times” (25 reviews)
“pygmy elephants” (22 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Jalan Pintas, Penampang 89500, Malaysia
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+60 88-765 793
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"entrance fee"
in 29 reviews
"feeding times"
in 25 reviews
"pygmy elephants"
in 22 reviews
"sun bear"
in 18 reviews
"non malaysian"
in 7 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 14 reviews
"per adult"
in 7 reviews
"two hours"
in 10 reviews
"animal shows"
in 11 reviews
"borneo"
in 66 reviews
"utans"
in 47 reviews
"kk"
in 46 reviews
"visitors"
in 40 reviews
"amphitheater"
in 14 reviews
"upgrading"
in 8 reviews
"rm"
in 28 reviews
"sunbears"
in 12 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago

On a recent trip to Sabah I had a half day to fill so I booked a tour to Lok Kawi Wildlife Park. To my surprise at the designated departure time I was greeted with a waiting taxi. We travelled to hlaf hour or so...More

Thank John J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this zoo around 3.30pm and literally had the entire zoo to ourselves. All the animals were out and we up for us taking photos and the young children to talk to them. This zoo is worth a visit. The surroundings of the animals...More

Thank STRADBROKE
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A ‘tired’ establishment with bored/stressed looking animals in relatively small enclosures. If you can’t get to see them in the wild I guess its better than nothing but if you are in SE Asia you’d be better off going to a first class zoo like...More

Thank Bill1066
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wildlife park or zoo is always an emotive topic. Some reviewers have panned this place, others loved it. I would suggest you visit and make your own decisions - to me most of the animals did not seem stressed. The elephants were playing with...More

1  Thank Jerry W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little park to spend some time visiting and seeing Borneo wildlife up close. Well kept, entertaining animal show, clean and animals looks pretty happy. The sunbear were active and tiger was just having a lazy afternoon like in the wild

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A chance to see all the Borneo wildlife at one place if you have a relatively short time or period of stay while in Kota Kinabalu. Some of the must see Borneo wildlife: 1. Proboscis Monkey (Nasalis larvatus) 2. Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) 3. Sun or...More

1  Thank Canny
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is best tourist area which I ever visited in KK. The animal show was good and fun. It suitable for young children. Although it don’t have much animal but I think is sufficient for young kids. The tiger abit lonely cause only one. There...More

Thank 737fannyl
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing worth elaborating here. It is just another zoo. Once you see it then you have seen them all.

Thank riss r
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a glorified zoo. Firstly I would say that the animals look ok a well fed. After visiting the reserves in Borneo, this place is not a good place. The sun bears are living in a baren square of ground with no trees or...More

1  Thank Dorothy T
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

I went to Lok Kawi for a couple of hours that I had free the day before I left Kota Kinabalu. As a biologist I am always a bit apprehensive about visiting new zoos/wildlife parks for fear of seeing neglect or inappropriate enclosures. However I...More

Thank Carolyn B
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437Amanda67
March 10, 2017|
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Response from adventurouschic | Reviewed this property |
The show involves some macaws, civet and snake. Two shows in a day, i can't be sure of the show timing in the morning, if I remember correctly, it is around 10-11am, in the afternoon it is at 3.15pm.
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AlasdairKreller
August 16, 2016|
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Response from ChrisM64 | Reviewed this property |
I would imagine 10 til 4 it would be open,
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KJ72
May 15, 2016|
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Response from Henry C | Reviewed this property |
The best option is by Taxi, cost around RM30-40..the entrance fee should be RM20 for tourists. Cheers!
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