There are also 300 species of Borneo wild orchids, including some rare ones. Its main attractions are commercial orchid planting and conservation of wild orchids.
Established in 1995 and located in Inanam about 20 kilometres or 30 minutes away from KK City, the centre covers an area of 12 acres and boasts of about 50 hybrid species showcased in their Hybrid Garden. There are also 300 species of Borneo wild orchids, including some rare ones. Its main attractions are commercial orchid planting and conservation of wild orchids.
The Orchid de Villa also incorporates a fishing pond within its vicinity, a cacti garden, cottages and other amenities. Guided as well as tailor-made tours can be arranged with prior notice. Orchid de Villa also has recently started a Borneo Orchid Discovery Tour, which is a 2 to 3-hour long guided tour that include activities such as fish feeding and lessons on hybrid orchid re-potting.
Visitors to Kota Kinabalu like to take up this wonderful opportunity to visit the Orchid De Villa, which is only 25 minutes drive away from the city centre. Established in 1995 on 12 acres rural land, Orchid De Villa offers visitors a chance to see thousands of glorious orchids in bloom.
The journey to Orchid De Villa will take one to discover some of the lush beauty and peaceful tropical rural setting. On the last patch of gravel road towards Orchid De Villa, visitors will enjoy the view of simple local villages, paddy fields, fruit and vegetable farms, bamboo and tropical forest in a region that was first settled only around 1930.
Monday - Saturday from 8.00am till 5.00pm (Special arrangement for Sunday visits)
Malaysian (Adults) - RM50.00/person / (Children) - RM25.00/person
Non-Malaysian (Adult) - RM80.00/person / (Children) - RM40.00/person