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Guangzhou Zoo

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Closed Now: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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nice zoo

this is a nice zoo to visit. half of it was closed when i was visiting. i think they were updating... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
George R
Not too bad

This is a big zoo. But sadly a lot of building work going on so some areas not open. Animals look... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shenzhen, China
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This the largest zoo in South China with over 2,000 animals including the giant panda.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
No. 120 Xianlie Middle Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510030, China
+86 20 3837 7702
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The biggest zoo i have been. Highly recommended for families with children. We also enjoyed the shows.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank romyp2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a nice zoo to visit. half of it was closed when i was visiting. i think they were updating because i want on off season

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank George R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a big zoo. But sadly a lot of building work going on so some areas not open. Animals look quite good. Clean and healthy. Rhino especially looked good. Have pandas here too. Very cheap only 20 RMB. Have locker to leave bag. Located...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The zoo have very good location, in the heart of the city, you can take the metro no.5, have direct exit to the zoo.Not too much big area, but have beautifull animals, specialy tigers, lions and monkeys...Inside is very clean, you have also place to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dejan G
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Upon arrival we were surprised that the entrance fee was only 16rmb. The zoo was not only good value as we soon found out. The cages were clean and the enclosures were relatively large. My 5 year old enjoyed the zoo immensely. We will definitely...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Mally09
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We visited the zoo a month back to be nicely suprized from seeing another zoo that was not so good. The Guangzhou zoo is more respectful to most animals. The largest animals have a nice run too but need more grass. The zoo is well...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank LouTassie
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Staff at the ticket office could not speak any English so it was a challenge to purchase tickets as they have various options. The zoo is in need of an upgrade! The only major attraction were the Pandas.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank zainabt2016
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Not so Big, but enough to bring your kids to see and learn a bit about real animals. the ticket also cheap enough. You can see real pandas here.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank yps0909
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We came to see the ocean world but it is not open, and unfortunately much if the zoo is under renovation. I would not recommend it until after the renovations are completed. If you have nothing else to do then it is still an ok...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank patwyq
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We came over on a Monday afternoon in August - as other reviews of other spots have mentioned - it’s freaking hot here in August!Luckily, the place has a nice flow through it and tons of spots to grab ice cream, popsicles or water. Entry...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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June 14, 2018|
Response from douglasm62 | Reviewed this property |
Use the metro line #5. There’s a station by the zoo, amazingly named zoo! Always have your passport handy, if over 60 you may get a discount. Not many signs in English but most young people can speak a little and in some... More