National Zoo

The Zoo Negara Malaysia is one of South East Asia’s better zoo with over 5000 specimen from 476 species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish.

zoo negara giraffe

Covering 110 acres of land, the zoo is currently transforming itself into an open concept zoo with over 90 of its animals being kept in spacious exhibits with landscape befitting its nature.

There are more than 15 animal exhibits to see — there’s the orang utan at the Ape Centre, toads at the Amphibian World and tropical fishes at the country’s first ecological based freshwater aquarium.

You may also get up close with the macaws and cockatoos at the Birds Photo Corner in the Bird Aviary and take your pictures with snakes and miniature horses near the zoo’s main entrance.

zoo negara panda

Free train rides and guided tours are offered on weekends.

You may also bring your rod and fish at the zoo’s Tunku Abd Rahman lake from 6:30pm to 9:30pm on Saturday. RM50 (~руб732.32) per rod (call 03-4108 3422 for more information).

Zoo Negara Show Times

Daily: 11.00 am & 3.00 pm / 3.30 pm (Friday)
Multi-Animal Show (Sea Lion / Macaques / Macaws)

Friday :11.30 am & 3.00 pm / 4.00 pm (Friday)
Multi-Animal Show (Python / Birds)

Snapshot With Animals Photo Corner :
Only on Weekends & Public Holidays: 11.00 am & 3.00 pm

Zoo Negara Ticket Price / Entrance Fee

Admission is free for the disabled.

1. Foreigners
Adult- RM85 (~руб1244.94)
Children- RM43 (~руб629.8)
Senior Citizen- RM85 (~руб1233.41)

2. Malaysian
Adult with Mykad- RM44 (~руб644.44)
Children with Mykid- RM16 (~руб234.34)
Senior Citizen- RM21 (~руб304.72)

School Concession Rate

Student- RM10 (~руб146.46)
Teacher- RM15 (~руб219.7)

How to Get to Zoo Negara

By Train
Get off at Wangsa Maju Station Kelana Jaya Line. Then hail a taxi/uber to Zoo Negara.

Tips: On your way back, try not hail the taxi outside the zoo. These unethical taxi drivers usually charge you RM 25 (~руб366.16) to get to Wangsa Maju station.

By Bus
There are 2 options :
1. Rapid KL number U34 from Putra LRT Station Wangsamaju KL

2. Rapid KL number U23 from Titiwangsa Station KL