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Bukit Gasing Forest Reserve

Off | off Jalan Gasing, Kuala Lumpur 51200, Malaysia
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Hike with few attractions in Petaling Jaya

I was told there is a total of 11 hills in this hike route depending if you know where is the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KYGan777
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Quite enjoyable

The trails are clearly marked, and its surprising that this exists in an urban setting. You can get... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
crazygweilo
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Petaling Jjaya
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Off | off Jalan Gasing, Kuala Lumpur 51200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was told there is a total of 11 hills in this hike route depending if you know where is the unbeaten path is. Even if you dont you can hike to 2 bridges, one indian temple, one tower and a park with bbq facilities....More

Thank KYGan777
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The trails are clearly marked, and its surprising that this exists in an urban setting. You can get here by taxi from the LRT station. If you are travelling by car though, don't leave any valuables in it, there have been instances of theft in...More

Thank crazygweilo
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Very good visit, with chance to see a wide range of plants and trees, does vary by time of year , not crowded at all

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

You can go ahead and do a trekking within 2 hours. A nice quick escape within the city. Make sure to have your mosquito repellants.

1  Thank 516chrisi
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Reviewed February 24, 2018

Bukit Gasing is a 100 hectare Forest Reserve which divides the city of Petaling Jaya (Selangor state) from the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur. it used to be a rubber estate 60 years ago, but the nature worked its wonders and restored a haven of...More

Thank Casta C
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

Hiking regularly with friends in Bukit Gasing since November 2017. To avoid crowd and parking constraints usually will arrive around 630am. (Note will need lighting gear - head lamps, or torch light, or at least torch from smart phone - conditions are pitch black at...More

4  Thank DannyToh
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Reviewed January 11, 2018

I didn't know that KL has such a wonderful hiking place until a friend of mine brought me to the place. It is a hidden gem tucked in the middle of the chaotic capital city. There are many trails that one could follow and each...More

1  Thank jun t
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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

First time at the forest and amazed how popular it is with all aged. Be aware it requires a level of fitness. Remember to take plenty fluids and mozzy repellent. There are many routes but all well laid out. Very enjoyable and great start to...More

Thank Billy T
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Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

Gasing Hill is a good trail actually. Not much hike. Good for beginners or first timers. There are several ways to follow but all are safe and you will meet with a lot of travellers along the way. It’s in the main city and easily...More

Thank Abdul Q
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Reviewed December 13, 2017

As this place is very near to where I stay, I make it a frequent go-to place for hiking! There are so many routes with many entrances and exits you can try out and it is safe if you're hiking alone provided you hike in...More

Thank Nanee B
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Ranjitha N
September 21, 2017|
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Response from Fisol B | Reviewed this property |
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Izham M
July 28, 2017|
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Response from ChoonWah | Reviewed this property |
There is no opening and closing hour for Bukit Gasing Forest Reserve.There are many entry points to this rustic place.However I strongly recommend you do it during morning and before 4PM.
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bobby23gana
June 22, 2017|
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Response from ChoonWah | Reviewed this property |
Once you enter the main entrance and after passing two treks on your left which leads to watch tower,you will come to a small path and again comes with branches.Just keep and follow the right hand path and you will come to a... More
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