Tropical gardens, waterfalls, picturesque lakes, fish ponds, fountains, gazebos, observation decks and a boathouse are just some of the features that characterize the Perdana Botanical Garden.
Jalan Kebun Bunga, Tasik Perdana,
55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Formerly known as the Lake Gardens and with a history going back to 1888, the Perdana Botanical Garden has for many years been a major attraction located in downtown Kuala Lumpur.
The Perdana Botanical Garden is today part of the Tun Abdul Razak Heritage Park, which is a cluster of attractions belonging to various categories such as parks and gardens, museums and historical. It is located right next to the National Monument and ASEAN Sculpture Garden.
Apart from countless gazebos, scenic spots and ponds, things to do at the Perdana Botanical Garden include:
- Forest tree, plumeria tree, rare fruit tree collection
- Large waterfall along Jalan Tembusu
- Boardwalk at the Fernarium
- Observation decks built around Tembusu and Brazil Nut Trees
- Man-made Cycad Island
- Sunken Garden, Heliconia Garden, Orchid Garden, Hibiscus Garden
- Deer Park
- Information center
- Souvenir shop
Mondays to Sundays – 7.00am to 8.00pm.
How to get to Perdana Botanical Gardens
Perdana Botanical Gardens is located next to Muzium Negara in downtown Kuala Lumpur.
The nearest KTM train station is Kuala Lumpur station, whereas the nearest MRT station is Muzium Negara.
The KL Hop-On Hop-Off bus takes you directly to the botanical gardens. Alternatively, board RapidKL bus B112 from Pasar Seni LRT station. Alight at the National Museum which is located near the edge of the park.