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Cu Chi Wildlife Rescue Station, Ho Chi Minh City

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See some pangolins, otters, leopard cats, binturongs and other rare animals at Cu Chi Wildlife Rescue Station, a rehabilitation center and a sanctuary for animals confiscated from the illegal animal trade. Bears, hornbills, gibbons, lorises, doucs, green snakes, albino pythons and many other animals are kept in captivity in a well-maintained Ho Chi Minh garden spanning 4,000 sq m (43,056 sq ft) until they recover. Founded in 2006, the center currently houses over 4,000 animals available for viewing by visitors. Make Cu Chi Wildlife Rescue Station part of your personalized Ho Chi Minh City itinerary using our Ho Chi Minh City holiday planner.
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  • This Centre used to be a popular stop for people visiting the nearby Cu Chi tunnels. In 2016 the government Forest Protection Service took over operation and management from the NGO previously running...  more »
  • I was really looking forward to visiting this place during my recent trip to HCMC. I emailed the Wildlife At Risk NGO that was co-operating the facility with the Forestry Department of the Vietnam Gov...  more »
  • Go mornings preferably as the afternoon sun tends to bake you hard. Good for walking around in the mornings  more »

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