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Bukit Gasing Forest Reserve

Off | off Jalan Gasing, Kuala Lumpur 51200, Malaysia
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Hiking Spot In Petaling Jaya

This is an excellent forest reserve where you can trek safely and breath in fresh air. Bukit... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Danny T
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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There aren't many hiking spots in KL alone, and Bukit Gasing takes the cake with its central... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
ilettuce
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Off | off Jalan Gasing, Kuala Lumpur 51200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an excellent forest reserve where you can trek safely and breath in fresh air. Bukit Gasing's location is strategic and is you can find parking spots pretty easily here. The hiking trail is relatively easy and there are a couple of good spots...More

1  Thank Danny T
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

There aren't many hiking spots in KL alone, and Bukit Gasing takes the cake with its central location. Located right in between KL and PJ (it's literally on the border - 1 minute you're in PJ and the next you're in KL), Bukit Gasing offers...More

2  Thank ilettuce
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

It's quite a pretty forest reserve, especially walking in through the entrance. Not difficult to hike . There are a few hilly parts, the steepest of which is after the canopy bridge. some parts of the reserve are muddy during the rainy season. During the...More

2  Thank Sherry874
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

A morning trek up the hills with defined steps is indeed a "heart pumping" felt exercise for hikers going for brisk walking up the 200 steps at one of the challenging trails. If one likes the rivers or streams or easier trekking route, should follow...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

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

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

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

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Reviewed 3 March 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 24 February 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 24 February 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

1  Thank Casta C
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Reviewed 21 January 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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Ranjitha N
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Izham M
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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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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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