Surrounded by lush greenery and fronting one of Malaysia's largest 7,000 acres fresh water lake, the resort is only a 3 hours drive from Kuala Lumpur and easily reached just off the Bukit Merah toll exit along the North-South Expressway.
Being one of Malaysia's premier eco-tourism destination in the northen region, the resort offers a wide variety of excitement with its Waterpark being the main attraction, the only conservational Orang Utan Island in Peninsular Malaysia and the unique Eco Park with its educational walk-in enclosures, where you can experience nature with eco-friendly animals.
Bukit Merah Laketown Resort offers a variety of accommodation all at one location. From hotel rooms to serviced apartments, lovely resort homes and luxury 'Kampung' chalets by the lake. For the more adventurous, you can even try out a camping holiday at the lakeside camping ground.
Tucked away on the 35-acre Pulau Orang Utan, Orang Utan Island is the world's first and only 5-acre rehabilitation and preservation facility where Orang Utans roam free. The unique island serves as a breeding sanctuary as well as conservation, research and education center to better understand this endangered species.
Venture from the main jetty at Marina Village and wait for the lake Cruiser to ferry you to the Orang Utan Island. It's just a 10-minute boat ride across, and boats leave every half hours.
At the island, you will be taken through a 100-meter steel walkthrough 'cage tunnel' to come up close and personal with these primates. In a twist, you will be enclosed in a 'cage' as you observe the Orang Utans roaming free in their natural habitats. Two baby Orang Utans are the stars of the island. You will be able to interact with them in the tunnel.
Welcome to Mother Nature's favourite holiday attraction - the Bukit Merah Laketown Ecopark. A 3-acre eco-friendly sanctuary, the park features three large enclosures the Bird Park, Reptile Park and Tropical Trek, where rare indigenous and exotic bird, reptile, primate and mammal species roam freely in their natural habitat.
The Ecopark is a complete research, breeding, education and tourism facility that promotes a "Say Hello to Nature" concept where visitors are encouraged to interact with the animals in their natural habitat.
Animal Show Come see intelligent exotic animals respond to their keeper's commands. Showtimes: 11.00am, 12.30pm, 2.30pm, 4.30pm.
Skycycle hand pedal is our colorful Skycycle and take a unique 200m mid-air tour across the tropical rainforest.Take in the breathtaking view and a take closer look inside the Pet's Park corner.
Bird Park experience macaws, cockatoos, spoonbills, swans, bullbuls and starlings feeding from the palm of your hands, in lush green surroundings.
At Reptile Park we can walk alongside iguanas, monitor lizards, tortoises, cobras, vipers, mangrove snakes, owl and brahminy kites. Or take a memorable snapshot with giant python.
Pets Park feed and pet some small and domesticated mammals at the Pet's Park, deer, rabbits, guinea pig, hamster, white mice, rats and sheep goat. You can also view some nocturnal mammals in their semi natural habitat, e.g. sugar glider, slow loris etc.
Straddling an area of 11 acres, it is the largest Waterpark in the northen region of Peninsular Malaysia.
There are 10 major attractions in the park : Boomerang, Giant Wet Bubble, Monsoon Lagoon Wave Pool, Water Speed Slides, Body Slides, Giant Tube Rides, Activity Pool, Lazy River, Perak Mining Company and Kids Adventure River.
The Boomerang has become an inhilarating ride and the first and only one of its kind in this country and in South East Asia.