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Dalian Forest Zoo

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Closes in 15 min: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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No.60 Yingchun Road, Nanshidao Street, Xigang District, Dalian 116031, China
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Reviewed yesterday

There are so many different animals and their enclosures are awesome! Of course the Panda exhibit is always very crowded. Bring good walking shoes. This day I walked over 10 miles just in the zoo alone and I'm not sure I saw everything. Plan for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kruzinom
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Go through north entrance, walk to the zoo, then you end up walking down the steps and escalators to the safari area: lions, pandas, monkeys and so on. Otherwise you have to walk uo the steps, very tiring, Safari area is good, animals in open...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank roeyNeEngland
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Many animals like the leopard and bears confined to tiny cages with barely a hint of natural looking habitat, despite their own signs all over the place saying we need to care for wildlife. Some of the descriptions for the animals are factually incorrect. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Peter H
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Animals were sad looking. Tiger area looked like a parking lot. Pandas were only creature worth looking at and som primates. Suggest management travels the world (Australia, USA etc to see what a zoo should look like in terms of animal welfare

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 898henriks
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Be prepared with shoes suncream amd sun glasses and water. But small food stool are every if you like some local food. Such as steam corn on corps. Squids on BBQ or snacks. Entance fee is ¥120 RMB. We only did half stage since the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 234beh
Reviewed 2 August 2018

I don't like zoos but I love this place! Take a motorcycle taxi from the cinguay in downtown Dalian and enter through the north door so you can walk down, down, down alt the way through the zoo. The other entrance is more popular, busy,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Martin A
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

This zoo is amazing and it is designed wonderfully with very good shows and great verity of animals and birds. Come early in morning and bring lot of food and drinks to keep yourself hydrated and energetic. This place has Anibal and birds show which...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Syam_Azher
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Spent a morning here walking around with my colleague and I found the variety of animals to be very good. The Pandas were my top hit but so many others to see as well.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank G7450TUpeterr
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Huge zoo park, lots to see. You can easily spend the whole day here. However note that many of the enclosures shut around 3:30, so I would recommend going fairly early. The animals mostly have plenty of space, some unusual species, I especially liked the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Andy D
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Expect a lot of walking in Dalian Zoo as it is quite a large zoo. They do have trams inside. A lot of different animals and something for everyone. Unlike other zoos you are encouraged to feed some of the animals. There was couple different...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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unfortunately not . . . . they have elephants which are trained and they can play with you and can hug you lift you kiss you whatever you prefer . . . similarly some trained parrots in aviary can take photographs with you... More
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