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Zoo and Botanical Gardens, Ho Chi Minh City

Categories: Zoos & Aquariums, Gardens, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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1/5 based on 850+ reviews on the web
Observe Indochinese tigers, leopards, and rare crested argus pheasants, or examine 20 different types of orchids at Zoo and Botanical Gardens, a large park that includes a World War I history museum and an educational conservation center. Established by the French and ranked the eighth oldest zoo in the world, the gardens house over 550 animals and more than 1,830 trees, which grow around numerous fish ponds. You can approach some of the animals to feed them, or admire as many as 260 plant species, with diverse cacti and bonsai zones providing some of the park's highlights. With great variety on offer, the gardens make a good spot for a family visit. Add Zoo and Botanical Gardens to your Ho Chi Minh City travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Ho Chi Minh City travel itinerary planner.
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  • A nice place that would spend time and relax. There is fun for all ages and a lot of animals. Very beautiful landscape design, many colors. The park itself is located in the city centre, around the Park is buzzing city life. If you have some free time and you're not busy only shopping visit, will not regret.
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  • This is one of the oldest zoos in Asia and it's age certainly shows. But, that is not what really put me off about this place. Within 1 minute of entering the park I saw 3 rats. Make no mistake about ...  read more »
  • Probably one of the odder zoos ive visited. The park is half fun fair/half zoo. The park actually has a lot you can do from bumper cars to water orbing; however is let down by the lack of general upke...  read more »
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