Putrajaya Wetlands in Kuala Lumpur

Putrajaya Attractions

Covering a total area of 335ha, the wetland environment comprises Taman Wetland (138ha) and the wetland areas (197ha). One of the most popular tourist attractions in Putrajaya, the wetlands consist of 24 wetland cells built along the arms of the Chua and Bisa rivers.

Marshes and swamps were developed in there cells by transplanting more than 70 species of wetland plants form the Putrajaya Wetland Nursery. Twenty-four species of indigenous fish were later introduced into the wetland cells to enhance their biological diversity.


Parks and Gardens

Parks and Gardens

Parks and gardens feature prominently in this Garden City. One of them, the 85ha Botanical Garden at the northern entrance to the Government Precinct, wills thousands of local plants species and an ornamental garden.

In addition, the 62.4 ha. Taman Putra Perdana acts as the urban green lung while the Perdana Walk, a 4.7 ha. linear park will link Persiaran Perdana with Dataran Putra. Taman Rimba Alam and Taman Jati which are designed to be sustainable recreational forest parks will have nature trails, cycling paths and camping sites. The following are some of the most attractive parks and gardens in Putrajaya.


 

Putra Wetlands

A good starting point to explore Putrajaya Wetlands is to visit Taman Wetland. As the gateway to the wetlands area, Taman Wetland house a Nature Interpretation Centre and a 25 meter high look-out tower which offers a bird's eye view of Putrajaya. Within the park, there are two marked trails with interpretative boards, a flamingo pond, picnic areas and other public amenities.

Taman Wetland is also a wildlife sanctuary, attracting a wide variety of animals to the combined terrestrial-aquatic wetland environment. Several species of local marshland birds and water birds including the Little Egret, the Little Green Heron and Cinnamon Bittern, and migratory birds form Northern Hemisphere have been spotted there. A pair of binoculars will come in handy for bird watching. Visitors to the park can also enjoy a leisurely walk, jog or cycle along its bicycle track.
Putra Wetland

In the Nature Interpretation Centre, there is a souvenir shop, a wetland diorama, wetland handicraft displays, an AV room and Wetland Café. The Centre, being the focal point for public education on ecotourism, provides information about the wetland plant bed filtration system, conservation of wetland habitats and also focuses on the uses of wetland products.

Putrajaya Wetlands, believed to be the largest constructed freshwater wetlands in the tropics, is the first one of its kind in Malaysia. Where geology, hydrology and biology have created natural wetlands, the Putrajaya Wetland carved out from rubber and oil palm plantations is the result of human ingenuity and technology.

Putra Wetlands

Opening Hours: 9.00 am - 6.00 pm
Location: Puctrajaya

Hotels Near Putra Wetland

Cyberview Lodge Resortf Cyberview Resort & Spa

Cyberview Resort & Spa Cyberjaya is a uniquely 5-star Malaysian boutique resort located at the MSC Headquarters (Multimedia Super Corridor) in the heart of Cyberjaya just outside of Kuala Lump. Cyberview Resort & Spa Cyberjaya is the perfect place for a high-powered business meeting, corporate retreat, dinner banquet, romantic getaway or fun-filled family weekend escape. Read More...

Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside

The first Malaysian Icon Hotel, Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside is situated at the shores of the Putrajaya Lake offers a premier hotel experience for both business and leisure travelers. The hotel was meticulously crafted to depict architecture and ambiances that are distinctively ethnic Malay, Chinese, Indian and Borneo. Read More...

Putrajaya Shangri-La Putrajaya Shangri-La

Putrajaya Shangri-La an intimate and stylish boutique hotel that is committed to providing personalized service. The hotel is strategically located and overlooks the heart of Putrajaya city, and is accessible by road and express rail. Read More...


LOCATION :  
HOTEL :  
CHECK IN : CHECK OUT : FOR : NIGHT(S)
IN : Loading...  

Send us your feedback

Help us keep this website up-to-date by sending us your comments and suggestions. If your question is about a hotel please use this link - For TOUR questions and enquiries please use this link


Hotel Quick Finder

City:
Check In:
Check Out:
in:
Loading...
Kuala Lumpur Attractions
Download our Free {place} Guide

Asia Web Direct Travel Club members have access to our free travel guides, and lots of other travel specials and benefits from the Asia Travel Specialists.

Please enter your details and we'll send your free {place} Travel Guide to you straight away. We will also add you to our free Asia Web Direct Travel Club Newsletter.

All fields are required.

We will not pass your details on to any other company or individual. We take your privacy seriously!

in
in Loading... out