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Tropical Spice Garden

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tropical Spice Garden Admission Ticket & Audio Guided Tour
from $6.20*
Tropical Spice Garden Admission Ticket & Audio Guided Tour
from $6.20*
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Asia's Hidden Eden! Timeless and enchanting, Tropical Spice Garden is an eco-attraction tucked within a natural valley fronting the Straits of Malacca. The showcase garden houses over 500 species of herb, spice and tropical plants. Explore and...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Lot 595 Mukim 2 Jalan Teluk Bahang | Teluk Bahang, Penang Island 11050, Malaysia
+60 4-881 1797
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A short ride from Batu Ferringhi and a nice way to spend a couple hours. There is a lot of walking with some up and downhill sections so would recommend comfy shoes. We took Bushmans repellant, so did not need to use the citronella provided...More

Thank Ajacktar
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It was a beautiful Sunday morning with sunny blue skies when we ventured off on our second day of our Penang Escapade. This time we were off to the Tropical Spice Garden in Teluk Bahang - a private & lush green jungle of tropical floral & fauna...More

Thank vdimin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We showed up first thing in the morning and got really lucky - we had the entire place to ourselves! Audio guide was really interesting and well put together. I didn't find the mosquito repellant they provided at the beginning very effective - but maybe...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A really well done and well thought garden, with a good space growing spices, but mostly, a great tropical rainforest garden. We went with the aim to spend an hour, we ended up there for more than 4 hours! With your entry ticket, you will...More

Thank Flore N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth a visit on your way to Penang National Park. Had a very informative group guided tour of the spice garden and enjoyed every bit of it. If you go with children ensure they don't start touching all the plants and bushes as there is...More

Thank GeneralShamu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a guided tour this morning Beatrice was really lovely and explained all of the different spices and there properties. Did get bitten a few times despite the citronella spray - but this was due to very humid conditions and a light shower. Great way...More

Thank JulieEden61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At the gates the ticket seller gives you a squirt of citronella in case of mosquitoes. It must have worked cause I never saw any. This garden is set on a hillside, so not for the disabled or unfit. Gardens are set out very well,...More

Thank lorraine14lee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I walked around in the garden with family. I have to say, it's fun for a very active boy too. It was interesting to explore the garden, gaze at the beautiful flowers, and see the spices I use in their natural form. Frankly, I didn't...More

Thank Zelda_of_Arel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

➨ Tropical Spice Garden 熱帶香料園 *A great place away from the city for hiking 值得遠離城市遠足的地方! 離開前還可以選擇到對面的沙灘走一趟 😉 *HOHO bus stop no.28 Spice Garden | Tropical Spice Garden | The audio tour was very informative and not at all boring to me. It is a good...More

Thank herwanderlustlens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, this is expensive, honestly speaking. We paid mostly because this is contributing to a good environmental cause, ok. But for this fee - the place is really small. And the logic is very confusing. There are also several places with industrial trash, probably after...More

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Megan W
April 20, 2018|
Response from tropicalspicegarden | Property representative |
Hi Megan, we do not have baby changing rooms at the moment, however, you may get in touch with our front office personnel in advance, we can spare out a private area for your needs. Cheers
March 9, 2018|
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Response from Bryan H | Reviewed this property |
The person I went with had some mobility issues. (Parkinson's) You can choose to some degree your own path ... and if there's a set of steps that looks daunting, you can usually find another route to see something else in... More
February 15, 2018|
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Response from aarontham | Reviewed this property |
Sorry M B, did not check my mail box the last few days. Please check on the Internet for details Hope you will try them out.