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Hangzhou Zoo, Hangzhou

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Get close to nature at Hangzhou Zoo, which features animals from all over the world, including the nationally revered panda. As you wander around the zoo's grounds, you'll see elephants, pink flamingos, giant boa constrictors, monkeys, and giraffes. Visit the aquarium displaying turtles, making sure to keep an eye out for the rare goldfish species; locals believe that the culture of raising goldfish actually originated in this region. Enjoy fun performances featuring tigers, lions, sea lions, and many other animals, who perform stunts to please the crowd. Highlights include the bear-skiing and bear-boxing shows. Admire the picturesque Pagoda of Six Harmonies nearby, ideal for taking pictures. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Hangzhou holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Hangzhou Zoo and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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Hangzhou's picturesque West Lake area boasts the largest number of accommodation options, especially luxurious, five-star hotels with scenic vistas. You can find mid-range lodgings all around town, as well as a number of budget-friendly inns and dorm-style hostels. As a widely popular holiday destination, Hangzhou can fill up quickly and experience a sharp rise in room prices. If you plan to visit during the summer or on a weekend, it's advisable to book ahead.
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  • This zoo is very clean and easy to navigate. It's not a big place, but the conditions for the animals were well maintained. The highlight for me was seeing the pandas. At some zoos, it's impossible to...  more »
  • Really wanted to see some animals whilst in China so a zoo seemed like the perfect place to see Pandas! Trip started off ok, was pretty busy but then we were looking at the turtles and some of the Chi...  more »
  • This was the saddest, most horrible zoo I have ever visited. The cages were small, the animals were lethargic and constantly harassed by visitors. Animals could be seen begging for food as they were p...  more »
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  • Great to watch the monkeys. Lemurs were my favorite. Very playful.
  • they abuse the tigers
  • Hangzhou Zoo was founded in 1958. Site is located in Qian Wang Temple, October 1975, moved to hupao road, xihu district, 40th. Is a collection of wildlife conservation, research, science, education and excursions, mountain-style Zoo, Park, quiet environment, travel by more than 1 million tourists each year.
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  • Superb tourist city spectacular
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  • Children play, the best play in cold weather, or not way too heavy.
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