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FRIM -Forest Research Institute of Malaysia

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Address: Kepong, Petaling Jaya 52109, Malaysia
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+60 3-6279 7000
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife on the nature trails. Then enjoy a...

Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife on the nature trails. Then enjoy a bird's-eye-view of the trees by crossing the Canopy Walkway. This unique conservation facility is located 20 kilometers from Kuala Lumpur.

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Must be agile

Today my husband and I hiked up the trail to the canopy. It is not an easy hike definitely not for beginners. The canopy as well is safe and fun if you don't mind heights. Our... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
welltravelled019
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Toronto, Canada
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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to have our morning jog there last Saturday (Feb 18) and it was relaxing. So calm environment eventhough there are also people who went for biking. After our jog we went to a small waterfalls and get energized with the sound of the water from the falls. You can also try the canopy walk but you need to reserved... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Today my husband and I hiked up the trail to the canopy. It is not an easy hike definitely not for beginners. The canopy as well is safe and fun if you don't mind heights. Our guide was excellent and took his time with us. Great way to get some good exercise.

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west midlands UK
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61 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to FRIM from Batu caves just beware of scam taxi drivers we were quoted 50R then 25R from an unlisenced driver, we refused and finally got a metered taxi cost us 12.75R. It was a bit confusing to find the canopy walk as the guy on the main enterence said it was D6 but signs went from A-C... More 

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Thank travelbug1975_10
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6 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a very good experience we had there.Shallow water,uncollected rubbish,a lot of hungry and aggressive monkey.Do not feed the monkey.once u did,they will come attack u for food.the rubbish bin is not properly covered so the monkey scattered all the rubbish looking for food.they are very aggressive. Try to go there during low season (peak season is public holidays &... More 

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Thank Nanie H
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Already reopen, since last year. They had improve the Skywalk Bridge and Jungle Trekking. Must book in advance and have a minimum forestry instructor fee charge.

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Bemus Point, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an awesome time on a guided tour thru one of Malaysia's rainforests. Walked over 10,000 steps. Saw so much. Highly recommended for those who enjoy hiking.

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Klang, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

its a great place to bring your kids to learn about nature. a lot to do in here. outdoor activity is great with good weather tho.

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Thank Zylang2013
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place to go hiking because it is made up of Green trees and you will not feel the hustle and bustle of the city

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Kajang
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great natural exhibition on forestry field. Yet i still confused on how to book the ticket for canopy walk & guided tour by the ranger :p

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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12 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I am staying nearby FRIM and I love to come here for a jog and just to walk around.. I used to go every week for jogging there and tracking but since we have to pay to enter these days, I have reduced going there and would prefer if its free entrance again.. But the place is so cooling and... More 

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