Botanical Garden and Zoo, Dushanbe

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Experience plants and animals within the city at Botanical Garden and Zoo, a complex spanning 6.7 hectares (16.5 acres) featuring 600 animals from 130 species. Founded in 1960 on the Luchob riverbank, the zoo is the only institution of the kind in the country. Central Asia is represented by brown and black bears, Bactrian camel, wolves, and jackals. You'll also find lions, snow leopards, and jaguars here, as well as an indoor reptile section. Plan to see Botanical Garden and Zoo and other attractions that appeal to you using our Dushanbe day trip app .
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  • This garden is a far cry from a true botanical garden in the sense that is does not have any significant plants from other world places. HOWEVER! We were there during tulip season with significant pla...  more »
  • The botanical garden is unlike any other place in Dushanbe. It is perfect for long walks, with lots of greenery. Not crowded on week days. Minimal refreshment stands. Clean.  more »
  • refreshing change of pace to monuments, museums, lakes and such that you see all too much of in central asia. cheap and would not recommend walking to, best to get the bus. plants and decorations insi...  more »
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