The national Zoo or known as Zoo negara in Bahasa Malaysia (Malaysian language) is located in Hulu Kelang, Ampang, Selangor, and just around 13KM away from Kuala Lumpur City Center (KLCC) based on Google maps.

This Zoo consist of wide collection of animals from all over the world, as well as an impressive aquarium and aviary. It is considered as one of the most interesting Zoos in South East Asia, with huge areas of facilities, lake and train rides awaiting visitors


“Zoo Negara Malaysia is managed by the Malaysian Zoological Society, a non-governmental organization established to create the first local zoo for Malaysians. Zoo Negara is now 48 years old and has matured into a well-known zoo all around the world. We have a total of over 5446 specimen from 476 species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish.”  (Source: Zoo Malaysia official website)


This is one of the ‘must’ visit place if you coming to Malaysia. For more information such as operating hours, animals show time, getting there, ticketing pricing and so forth can be found here (National Zoo Official website)