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Higashiyama Zoo & Botanical Garden, Nagoya

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Observe the plant and animal life at Higashiyama Zoo & Botanical Garden, and learn about Japan's biodiversity. Established in 1937, the zoo houses more than 125 species of mammals, numerous reptiles, birds, and fish. The botanical garden collections include native vegetation, an insect hall, a greenhouse, and a traditional Japanese garden. Explore the joint complex to experience wildlife up close and see how professional biologists and veterinarians thoughtfully attend to their duties. If you get hungry, visit the restaurant on the observation deck, boasting a panoramic view of the city from 100 m (328 ft) above the ground. Use our Nagoya itinerary maker to visit Higashiyama Zoo & Botanical Garden on your trip to Nagoya, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Walking from the train station go by subway and at the handy. Is getting bigger, Lions, elephants, giraffes, rhinos, there are various animals, such as koalas. Now a handsome gorilla is popular. Admission fee: 500 yen. Holidays are crowded with people.
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  • And try to take advantage of each animal ecology exhibitions here and there by renovation. Here several years the most popular twink Gorilla Shabani, a glance Shabani are crowded in the Gorilla pavilion visitors want to see. Shabani is handsome indeed. And vigorous spirit of service (≧ ∇ ≦) pose I'm taking for it? You want to think. Gorilla Museum expands to new guests to the exhibition and is currently under construction.
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  • Area is not too wide, walking around just good. Hamco baby camel fans had died and that is too bad.
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