Lok Kawi Wildlife Park

Currently Open [Closes at 05:30 pm]
  • Address: Jalan Pintas Penampang | Penampang, Kota Kinabalu 89500, Malaysia
  • Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +60-88765793
  • Ticket Price: 20 MYR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Wildlife Park, Zoo, Botanical Garden, Family And Kids

Lok Kawi Wildlife Park - Review

This is a huge wildlife park that is made up of two parts: the zoological and the botanical side. Among the many residents of the zoo are the Borneo Pygmy elephants, Sumatran rhinoceros, Orang Utan, Proboscis monkey, Malayan Tiger as well as a few species of deer. The botanical component offers visitors the chance to go jungle trekking along the botanical trail. The readily paved trail is approximately 1.4 kilometers long and the botanical component is about 200 acres in size. The aviary is a more lively section where you will hear myriads of sounds of the mynahs, greeting visitors who come to the park. At the aviary, there are many species of birds like the hornbill, pigeons, parrots, eagles, egrets and many more.

There is also a children's section of the zoo that has pygmy elephants, ponies and goats. Children can also enjoy elephant rides here.

Lok Kawi Wildlife Park Ticket Prices

  • Child: 10 RM

How To reach Lok Kawi Wildlife Park by Public Transport

  • Take a taxi from the city centre.

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TripHobo Highlights for Lok Kawi Wildlife Park

  • Lok Kawi Wildlife Park Address: Jalan Pintas Penampang | Penampang, Kota Kinabalu 89500, Malaysia
  • Lok Kawi Wildlife Park Contact Number: +60-88765793
  • Lok Kawi Wildlife Park Timing: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm
  • Lok Kawi Wildlife Park Price: 20 MYR
  • Best time to visit Lok Kawi Wildlife Park(preferred time): 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Lok Kawi Wildlife Park: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Lok Kawi Wildlife Park

  • 95% of people who visit Kota Kinabalu include Lok Kawi Wildlife Park in their plan

  • 54.91% of people start their Lok Kawi Wildlife Park visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Lok Kawi Wildlife Park

Wednesday, Friday and Saturday

88.9% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Lok Kawi Wildlife Park

People normally club together Sabah Museum and Monsopiad Cultural Village while planning their visit to Lok Kawi Wildlife Park.

People also prefer to start their day with Lok Kawi Wildlife Park.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Lok Kawi Wildlife Park, Kota Kinabalu Reviews

  • My last visit three years ago was more exciting since there were more animals around in this zoo. Elephants enclosure was closed down, tiger was alone with no one to play with, bears look malnourished. But, I am proud to see all the zoo staff worked hard to ensure this one and only zoo in Sabah remains open for public.

  • This place is absolutely horrible! The animals are kept in so little cages.. they are so skinny and stressed. The park should be shut down. Do not support this animal abuse!

  • Here you can see mostly local animals and few exotic animals. There is also botanical garden / area for plants manage by forestry department. Please bring umbrella because on sunny day it will be hot. Also dont forget to bring a drink bacause you have to take a little bit long walk about 1.4 km on paved track in the park. The animal show at 11am. Open 9.30am to 5.30pm. Ticket (Local) - RM10 for adult and RM5 for children. (Foreigner) RM20 for adult and RM10 for children. It is open on Public Holidays.

  • Animals are starved and chained. Shameful the people that run this place. This hell should be shut down. How do they pass humane guidelines??? They need to be strongly investigated.

  • Nice place to bring your family, get real experience to see the animal and they also got bird show and it was a nice performance!

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