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FRIM -Forest Research Institute of Malaysia

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Kepong, Petaling Jaya 52109, Malaysia
+60 3-6279 7000
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FRIM KEPONG KUALA LUMPUR

FRIM KEPONG is a forest reserved well keep by the authorities . It is a beautiful Botanical garden... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Awanastay I
via mobile
Nice scenery and Awesome

First time come here with husband for jogging around the FRIM. Many people come here on weekend... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
nabila h
via mobile
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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.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“canopy walkway” (38 reviews)
“picnic area” (15 reviews)
“small waterfall” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Kepong, Petaling Jaya 52109, Malaysia
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+60 3-6279 7000
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"canopy walkway"
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"picnic area"
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"small waterfall"
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"information centre"
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"flora and fauna"
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"walking trails"
in 5 reviews
"nature lovers"
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"great nature"
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"mountain bikers"
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"hour walk"
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"rent bicycles"
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"entrance fee"
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"insect repellent"
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"man made"
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"green lung"
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"worth the effort"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

FRIM KEPONG is a forest reserved well keep by the authorities . It is a beautiful Botanical garden and natural forest good for those who like jungle walk and mountain track . They provide nice “ kampung style wood house “ for quest stay in...More

Thank Awanastay I
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time come here with husband for jogging around the FRIM. Many people come here on weekend with family or friend to do activities like cycling, jogging, and camping. In FRIM, there have small waterfall that visitor can swim and picnic. I also have picnic...More

Thank nabila h
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Went to FRIM, last year with some friend for picnic and small gathering at the water fall. it was every nice place to just relax chill and enjoy the beautiful green scenery. The waterfall area are well maintain and every clean. The water are damn...More

Thank Yasmin R
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

I have been here many times but only now I got the chance to write a review. I love all my visits to this place! love the forest and clean air! lots of activities can be done here - walking, running, cycling, picnicking, etc.

Thank LizzaHademi
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We visited on a scorching day, yet we couldn't feel the heat much. As we weren't familiar with this place, our first stop was the FRIM One Stop Centre (building D6 on the main road) which is their information center. For conservation reason, they no...More

Thank yasumi999
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

It's one of the last few green lungs in Petaling Jaya, Selangor and a must for those who are looking for a weekend outing with their kids/family. It's serene and if you need help, there are people around who are more than willing to help...More

Thank marsha m
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Great place to have a morning walk or cycling with children. Admission fee for both car and per person, no expensive. The fee is to fund the forest and maintaining. One can drive all the way in to a parking area near the waterfall and...More

Thank SanHec
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Good place for exercise and cycling. It has a few hiking tracks. It's suitable for kids for the easier one.

Thank lchiu28
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Amazing relaxing tropical rain forest escape from within the city. unlike other rain forest nearby city that was develop with lesser of natural cozy feel but usually attract lot flies or mosquito. As most plants or tress were tall & covered with more than 50...More

Thank Manwkn
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

The hiking tracks are well maintained and certain routes are suitable for young children. Good place for exercise in the morning.

Thank WilliamTan168
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kawapeshrow
7 August 2017|
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Response from Mark L | Reviewed this property |
FRIM is a resident site (people live there) so you can enter any day of the week. But the main Rover Track is closed unless you reserve a guide (expensive and not very available) for which I hear you need a least 10 people... More
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Jenny T
12 July 2017|
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Response from WongSChoo | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say that the canopy walk has been closed since 30th June 2017. FRIM has decided to close it once and for all to allow the supporting trees to heal and regenerate.
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Natasha P
18 May 2017|
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Response from Eric8883 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can go with kids together to enjoy the short trek.. can have a try n feel the natural. not recommand go with kids, if u carry the baby to the canopy walk. but if u go with 13 n above children.. is high recommand... More
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