Chongqing Zoo (Chongqing Dongwuyuan), Chongqing

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Enjoy the animals and natural ambience at Chongqing Zoo (Chongqing Dongwuyuan), home to over 200 mammals and 1,000 birds. The zoo holds many exotic and rare species, which can be observed closely in their pens. The pandas serve as the zoo's main attraction, housed in the "Panda Cave," where you can see them frolic and feed in a habitat similar to their natural environment. Other exotic animals include the South China tiger, Tibetan bear, argali, clouded leopard, Asian elephant, and golden cat. To visit Chongqing Zoo (Chongqing Dongwuyuan) and get the most from your holiday in Chongqing, create itinerary details personal to you using our Chongqing trip generator.
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Chongqing Zoo (Chongqing Dongwuyuan) Reviews
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  • August 3, 2017
    Everything was old and had a communist feeling over it. The park was therefor much more interesting.  more »
  • July 28, 2017
    I was part of a tour group and it wasn't too bad a day to go to the zoo. We got to see the pandas but most of our group lost our guide as we were meant to see the baby pandas so it was a bit disappoin...  more »
  • July 13, 2017
    It was extremely hot the day we visited the zoo. It was easily accessible by Metro.We only saw one giant panda, but it was happily eating lots of bamboo. My main criticism of the zoo was that many of ...  more »
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  • November 21, 2016
    Lots of variety, minus a star for some dirty and ugly exhibits, but generally quite nice
  • October 11, 2016
    Not the greatest zoo I've ever been to, but the pandas here are great!
  • March 8, 2017
    The best zoo and love the Panda House
  • June 4, 2017
    Lovely zoo with pandas
  • November 28, 2016
    A basic zoo with poor enclosures and little for the animals to do.

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