Frequently Asked Questions by Volunteers
A. Pre-trip to Zoo Negara Malaysia
1.) How do I register to participate in this Zoo Volunteer programme?
Contact the Education Department at 03 4108 3422 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org to book a date. Note that availability date depends on the first-come-first-serve basis. We accept only up to 80 volunteers a day from an individual or a group from Schools/Colleges/Universities.
2.) What are the recommended things to bring along for the programme?
- Insect repellent
- Water bottle
- Bright personality
- Positive attitude
- Zoo volunteer programme form and registration fee
- Optional: Recyclable materials (empty clean boxes, newspapers and etc)
B. Zoo Negara Malaysia
1.) Where is Zoo Negara Malaysia?
Zoo Negara Malaysia is located at Hulu Kelang, Ampang, Selangor. It is about 12 km from the metropolitan city of Kuala Lumpur.
2.) How do I get to Zoo Negara Malaysia?
Take the Putra LRT heading to the Gombak line and disembark at Wangsa Maju station. Then take the Taxi/Grab to the zoo.
Visit www.myrapid.com.my, bus route.
Use Middle Ring Road 2 heading to Ampang / Hulu Kelang
3.) If I am an international / local tourist, where do I stay?
2 budget hotels are located at Wangsa Maju, Section 2:
- Smile hotel (www.smilehotel.com.my)
- Smart hotel (www.smarthotel.com.my)
or you can book backpackers at the City Center of Kuala Lumpur.