EXPERIENCE ‘NATURE IN THE CITY’ AT THESE 3 PLACES
Perdana Botanical Gardens
Formerly known as Taman Tasik Perdana or Lake Gardens, this attraction is set within the Tun Abdul Razak Heritage Park.
At Perdana Botanical Gardens, guests can find several attractions such as Laman Perdana, The Sunken Gardens, Kuala Lumpur Bird Park and Kuala Lumpur Butterfly Park.
Open daily between 09:00 and 18:00, entrance to the Perdana Botanical Gardens is free all year long, though visiting the Orchid Garden and Hibiscus Garden requires a payment of RM1 on weekends. There are also additional entrance fees for some attractions within the park, including the bird and butterfly parks.
Address: Jalan Kebun Bunga, Tasik Perdana, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Opening Hours: 7.00am - 8.00pm Daily
From Sunway Putra Hotel: 5.0 km, 12 minutes driving
KL Forest Eco Park
This forest reserve covers an area of around 11, 0000 square metres and was founded in 1906, making it the only remaining tropical rainforest in the middle of Kuala Lumpur city centre.
The park was once known as Bukit Nanas Forest Reserve, and is conveniently located beside the Menara KL Tower. Visitors can enjoy several walking trails ranging between 300 and 500 metres in length.
Address: Lot 240, Jln Raja Chulan, Bukit Kewangan, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Opening Hours: 8.00am - 6.00pm Daily
From Sunway Putra Hotel: 4.2 km, 9 minutes driving
Sentul Park is a 35 acre private gated community park just off Jalan Ipoh in Kuala Lumpur.
Although access to most sections of the park is restricted to residents of adjacent condominium blocks, the public is allowed to enter the part containing KLPAC (Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre) where there are also a couple of good restaurants and a koi centre.
Address: Sentul, 51100 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
Opening Hours: 10.30am - 6.30pm Daily
From Sunway Putra Hotel: 5.2 km, 10 minutes driving