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Tropical Spice Garden

Lot 595 Mukim 2 Jalan Teluk Bahang, Penang Island 11050, Malaysia
+60 6048811797
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Garden Audio Tours available in 7 Languages: English, Chinese, Malay, Arabic, Japanese, German & French. Alternatively you may take the Live Guided Tour starting at 9am, 11.30Am, 1.30Pm & 3.30Pm. The trails are uneven and going up hill, therefore wheelchairs & strollers are not recommended. The Hidden Eden of Southeast Asia! 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 discover the fabulous diversity of nature as you through trails and pathways that meander through undulating hills, jungles terraces and natural streams.
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  • Average11%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Lot 595 Mukim 2 Jalan Teluk Bahang, Penang Island 11050, Malaysia
+60 6048811797
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a great learning experience and a must do- our guide was brilliant and we loved the whole experience. I recommend paying the bit extra and getting a guide, she was so informative 10/10

Thank MaxMichelle2014
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautifully landscaped garden, and very interesting. The Hop on hop off stop is right at the gate. The staff where very helpful. Thes is a lovely spot and you can do as much or as little as you like. The restaurant us beautiful.

Thank Pip C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whar a beautiful place to visit. Very well maintained herb garden. Well it is a bit more than that atually. The audio guide is very good and very informative. If you like gardens and or spices a must to visit

Thank veewees
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as a group of four and were met by a knowledgeable, friendly guide who spent a couple of hours proudly taking us through this fantastic garden. We stopped along the way to taste unusual fruits and barks and were treated to a delicious...More

Thank Debsaos
Reviewed 1 week ago

This 'little pocket' of lush vegetation, walkways and waterfalls is an opportunity to escape the hustle & bustle of being a tourist. The portable audio commentary is a must to fully appreciate the diversity of this attraction, with numerous opportunities to sit & reflect on...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at opening time and it was already very hot. To visit the whole of the garden there are lots of steps and up hill walks. We found it a difficult endeavour due to the heat and were not able to complete the whole...More

1  Thank Grampam2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at the tropical spice gardens a bit late in the day and so only had an hour and a half before it closed. We chose the audio guide express tour which was easily do able in that amount of time at a very...More

Thank Alice C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice garden with full range herbs and spices. They will provide you some recorded explanation regarding each area / spot we visited. We can take nice picture inside the garden. They also have small restaurant inside the garden so that we can experience the atmosphere

Thank Soesanto S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It takes about 2 hours to tour the garden but you can do an express one in 45 minutes. The garden has lots of spices from different parts of the world. Good to visit if you like nature.

Thank Martin J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like to feel how jungle is ...must go!! Absolute beauty...colours..flowers..plants...tea...coffe!Knowledge of the way of plants..spices...and also cooking times!! Remember to go on the giant swing...fantastic feeling!! Ps..from penang bus station you can get a bus all.the way there!a bit long but is worthy...because...More

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January 18, 2017|
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Response from philiplo2016 | Reviewed this property |
The official duration is about 45 minutes. Our guide spent over an hour with us as we had many questions as well.
December 3, 2016|
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Response from hunkyman | Reviewed this property |
no parking lot
November 20, 2016|
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Response from hunkyman | Reviewed this property |
you can get around most of the garden with the scooter