There are many rare and endangered animals at the Shanghai Wild
Animal Park, at Sanzao Town in Nanhui District, about 35 kilometers
from the city center. The park is one of China's biggest wild
animal parks and covers an area of 153 hectares. There are
over 200 rare species and over 10,000 animals from all over the
world, including giraffe, zebra, white rhinoceros and hunting
leopards. Some indigenous animals under special protection include
giant pandas, golden monkeys, south-china tigers, and Asian
elephants and many others.
The Shanghai Wild Animal Park is divided into two areas: one for
walking, and one which is accessible to buses. There is a herbivore
zone, a free zone, aquatic bird lake, bird zone, animal
kindergarten, pet monkey park, rare animal park, animal performance
zone, sea lion performance zone and other spots in this Park.
The walking area allows a close look at many gentle animals on
foot. During a leisurely walk you will see Australian kangaroos,
Asian Sika deer, African ring-tailed lemurs and Latin American
yellow and blue macaws and more.
The bus enclosure takes you among zebra, yak, deer, elephant and
some other fierce beasts. Be forewarned though: the bus park is not
suitable for all, especially young children or those with a
delicate temperament. Sometimes, you may encounter unpleasant even
There is also a special animal zoo which is a hit with small kids
where they can have a close-up look at the lovely animals.Take bus No.48、91、57、911、709、739、519、936、925、938、941、831、807、809
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