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Penang Botanical Gardens

Jalan Air Terjun, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-227 0428
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Jalan Air Terjun, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-227 0428
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited with family, this garden is quite a big one and frequented by joggers and families. Garden has a variety of trees and plants to see and it is a very picturesque location as well. Good for a visit of about an hour. Just ensure...More

Thank Jaykochar
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place to go to if you desire fresh air and to be close to nature. The garden is well kept, preserved and maintained for visitors daily.

Thank LawrenceSeng
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice Garden, there are a lot of monkeys, if you have kids, I suggest to take tram service which cost you only 10 MYR per adult, it will take you to the whole garden and it is stopping in each point for a while. Walking...More

Thank Innovator_007
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was an amazing visit. You can see the monkeys are all around. The air is so refreshing. But beware of the snakes on the tree !

Thank Tasha Telun L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nicely laid out with tons of interesting plans. The mosquitoes are a bit intense, so wear spray. The monkeys can be pretty aggressive, but they seemed to stay near the entrance of the park. The tiny park shop offers very little but water and some...More

Thank KarenTraveling
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth a visit, Do a bit of Jogging with the locals, DO NOT feed the monkeys (some do) have an Icecream, read about various trees and how the arriveecthere and DO NOT walk up the hill unless you are feeling a little mad

Thank George S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice walk, not too taxing. Interesting trees plants, monkeys, monitor lizards nice place to spend time and chill with friends

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We caught the hop on hop off bus and enjoyed wandering around the gardens. There's a nice hike through the jungle if your feeling fit or you can just take a leisurely stroll around. Entry is free.

Thank Trish C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park was poorly maintaned. The design of trees and shrubs was not quality. There were more flowers at the edge of the parking lot than along the park trails.

Thank Iowaconsultant
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was very disappointed with the botanical gardens. The site was not very well maintained and there were very few flowering plants (perhaps I visited at the wrong time of year). There was only one orchid witha single flower in the orchid house. The Japanese...More

Thank Mansay
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Are there any free guided walks in the gardens in june and july 2016?
8 June 2016|
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Response from Trevor G | Reviewed this property |
I could only find paid guides when I looked for our trip there in march.
Joyce L
How much is the entry fee for local? What is the business day & hour?
5 November 2015|
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Response from dhaaki | Reviewed this property |
Visiting Time and Entries Open to public from 5.00 am until 8.00 pm everyday including public holidays. Admission is free. Please see the official web page;