Introduction: About 13km northeast of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysiaâ€™s largest zoo, Zoo Negara (National Zoo) is laid out over 62ha around a central lake. The collection has a sampling of native Malaysian wildlife, as well as a wide range of animals from all over the world, a good aquatic display and an impressive reptile house. Among the more exotic exhibits are the Sumatran tiger, orang-utans, and gibbons (all are extremely rare outside of this part of the world).
Besides showcasing the animals to the public, Zoo Negara also emphasize on Conservation, Education, Research and Recreation. Animal rides such as elephant, pony, camel and horse are available around lunchtime. There are frequent animal performances throughout the day (check schedule with the Zoo).
The spacious picnic grounds in Zoo Negara around the boating lake are excellent for family recreation.
For an opportunity to watch nocturnal animals, visit Zoo Negara on Saturday nights.
Location: Zoo Negara, Jalan Ulu Kelang, 68000 Ampang, Selangor
Tel: 4108 3427
Zoo Negara by Day is open daily from 9.00am â€“ 5.00pm
Zoo Negara by Night is open on Saturday, Sunday and Malaysian Public Holidays from 9.00am â€“ 10.30pm.
Children (3yrs old-12yrs old) RM 6.00
Senior Citizen (60 years above) RM 6.00
Free entry if it is your birthday!
(Please bring along I/C or birth certificate as proof)
Group discount (Malaysian Citizen Only)
15 and above RM1 off normal ticket rate
30 and above RM2 off normal ticket rate
School Consession Rate
Students with uniform RM 4.00
With every 10 students that comes in, one teacher only has to pay RM 6.00
2 complimentary tickets with the first 20 students