The KLCC Park was where punters used to hang out during the weekends to bet on their favourite horses. This was the site of the former Selangor Turf Club. The 20 hectares tropical landscape in the heart of the KLCC development provides an urban sanctuary and reflects the tropical greenery. There are approximately 1,900 indigenous trees and palms representing 74 species of the tropical rainforest trees.
The park tour will dissipate the landscape architect’s love for conservation and integrating man's creation with nature. As you walk you can immerse yourself in the passion, the landscape architect had for the landform, waterscape reflection and traditional features with the building’s architecture extending into the garden. The combination of trees, shrubs and sculptures were arranged to provide color and form to the park creating an artwork on a piece of land. The landscape architect is the world renowned Brazilian architect Roberto Burle Marx. This is said to be one of his best garden creation of all his parks in the world.
Come take a walk with me in this park and be fascinated by its history, the tropical trees, flowers and fruits. Some plants are recognized for their visual beauty, for their fascinating shapes or smells, for their rarity, or for their ethnobotanical or research value. Many offer combinations of these characteristics.
This is a leisure walking tour and you will be able to gain some knowledge on the tropical rain forest trees, its traditional and medical uses.
1 bottle of mineral water.
Attire : wear comfortable walking shoes, hat or umbrella as the weather can be hot or rainy depending on the months of your visit.
Meeting point will be at the Petronas Twin Towers entrance in Kuala Lumpur,
For 4 to 10 paxs return transportation from Kuala Lumpur hotel will be provided.
For 1 to 3 paxs transportation can be arranged at a nominal fe.
Num max people tour : 10
Duration: 3 hours
Tour Categories: Nature, Architecture,
Can provide transport