Kuala Lumpur had 14 public parks and some 400 playgrounds and community parks scattered throughout the city. The parks are dispersed in the north, south, west and east.
The most popular parks are as follow:
Bukit Nanas Forest Reserve
The Bukit Nanas Forest was formerly known in 1906 as Bucket Weld Forest Reserve. It was also gazetted as a Wildlife Reserve and Bird Sanctuary in 1934 and in 1950, a pristine section of about five hectares was gazetted as a Virgin Jungle Reserve for forestry research and scientific studies.
KL Butterfly Park | Taman Rama-Rama Kuala Lumpur
Butterflies are beautiful creatures. In Kuala Lumpur, you can have a close encounter with those colorful insects at the KL Butterfly Park. The vibrant colors and patterns on the wings of butterflies have earned them the fanciful nickname, “flying flowers”
Kuala Lumpur Orchid Garden | Taman Orkid KL
Orchid lovers? Come and enjoy the beautiful blooms at the Orchid Garden in Kuala Lumpur. Known as the world’s most beautiful flower, the orchid is truly exotic and special!
Putrajaya Botanical Garden | Taman Botani Putrajaya
Taman Botani Putrajaya features exotic tropical plants from different regions around the world set on 230 acres. There are about 700 species from more than 90 countries on display.
Kuala Lumpur Bird Park | Taman Burung KL
KL Bird Park is another interesting park in Kuala Lumpur. Here, you can find more than 3,000 birds from over a hundred species flitting about, chirping and nesting in a natural landscaped environment. A must-see attraction for all bird-lovers!
Kuala Lumpur Deer Park | Taman Rusa KL
Deers are gentle, intelligent wild creatures. And, you can see them all in the KL Deer Park, including the Malaysia’s most famous deer, the kancil or mousedeer!
Lembah Kiara Recreational Park | Taman Rekreasi Lembah Kiara
Taman Rekreasi Lembah Kiara is located in Taman Tun Dr Ismail. It is a very popular recreational spot in the middle of the city widely visited by many during weekdays and weekends. Ideal for morning or evening stroll!
Agricultural Heritage Park | Taman Warisan Pertanian
Putrajaya has lots of beautiful parks that has its own uniqueness. One of it, is the Agricultural Heritage Park. It is located in Precinct 16. What is unique about this park is that it is a live museum that displays all aspect of agricultural industry in Malaysia.
Templer Park | Taman Templer
Templer’s Park is located at the north of Kuala Lumpur, and is a beautiful area with lush green forests and cascading waterfalls. A great place to take a dip into the cool, natural swimming pool!