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Lok Kawi Wildlife Park

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Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Jalan Pintas, Penampang 89500, Malaysia
+60 88-765 793
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The most heart-breaking visit to a zoo park I have ever experienced...I wish I hadnt supported this animal concentration camp with my money.The animals out there in small enclosures in the heat boiling alive in the sun.Elephants without proper amount of space to move around,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Zuzana C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You probably came to Sabah to see the animals in the wild. This is a zoo. It's not a bad zoo, it's just that it is a zoo, not the wild. If you are only in Sabah for a short time and don't have the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rincewind
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

We found the staff to be very polite and knowledgeable, the animals all looked healthy and content. There are 4 beautiful orangutans which we were able to feed. They was a large variety of animal life. Fantastic experience.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank charlottep192
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Although this place is not really big, I would recommend everyone to go. I spend around 2 hours here in total. At the entrance you will find some older bird cages, which are not the best. But later in the park, the cages become bigger...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank josuahannink
Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

بسم الله 1. Place / Zoo of one must go if you visit Sabah/Kota Kinabalu. 2. There are many interesting & rare animals here who never see animals will like them. Kids would love to see this. I will show you only animals i am...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mohdkhaliq
Reviewed 12 December 2018

quite a pathetic place. everything looks dead and slow. the one n only orang utan looks tired n sleeps all the time. some areas are not properly maintained. its not near town so don't waste your time coming here.

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank xianhuic
Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

I am happy that Kota Kinabalu finally has their own 'zoo' as that the local people calls it, those glorious days when thay open up has long pass as animals here leaving in a sorry state. Animals left to be in such a bad environment...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank pimpmytravel
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Was there in August 2018 and its terrible sight. Malnourished and stressed out animals. some looks like they've been abused/beaten. i even saw a worker threw a tree sticks at the monkeys. when i approached him, he was aggressive and told me to leave if...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank Connector12506245686
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for something like Longleat Safari Park, this isn't it. It is however a collection of animals, some of which are endangered species. The surroundings are a little tired, but with the exception of the sun bears the animals all looked healthy....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 221jennir
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

I think this place should be CLOSED the animal is SUFFERING this place is not well manage there’s so much deficiency

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank Rydanaliamis98
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437Amanda67
11 March 2017|
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Response from adventurouschic | Reviewed this property |
The show involves some macaws, civet and snake. Two shows in a day, i can't be sure of the show timing in the morning, if I remember correctly, it is around 10-11am, in the afternoon it is at 3.15pm.
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AlasdairKreller
16 August 2016|
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Response from ChrisM64 | Reviewed this property |
I would imagine 10 til 4 it would be open,
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KJ72
16 May 2016|
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Response from henryymc | Reviewed this property |
The best option is by Taxi, cost around RM30-40..the entrance fee should be RM20 for tourists. Cheers!
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