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Dalian Forest Zoo

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Open today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Come well prepared for long day

This zoo is amazing and it is designed wonderfully with very good shows and great verity of animals... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan
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Spent a morning here walking around with my colleague and I found the variety of animals to be very... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Peter R
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No.60 Yingchun Road, Nanshidao Street, Xigang District, Dalian 116031, China
+86 411 8249 5072
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

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.

Thank Peter R
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

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

Thank brigadear
Reviewed 8 May 2018

With most of Dalian’s top attractions involving animals, we chose to visit the Dalian Forest Zoo as it was the best consistently well-reviewed attraction. The visit was off to a good start as the 2km walk from the bus stop to the north gate walked...More

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my trip to the zoo, but be prepared to WALK. You have the option to take a tram, but I strongly reccommend you walk - the tram doesn't stop and just drives by most of the exhibits to take you to the...More

Thank BugOfDoom
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

The Dalian Zoo is amazing place to spend a day with family. Very easy to get there by Taxi from Downtown, but also have some bus to take there. The zoo are spread inside the mountains that you can have contact with some animals offer...More

Thank Elder A
Reviewed 11 December 2017

This Zoo houses an extensive variety of birds and animals including the Panda. Very well designed and maintained, we can spend atleast 3 to 4 hours here. This zoo has a very good variety of animals, reptilia, birds, rainforest and whatever we can think of....More

1  Thank Kumar P
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Felt it was a disappointment even though the winter entrance fee was 100 yuan .A tout outside the zoo had offered us 50 yuan tickets though we did not buy them . As we were not told the tram would be closed so only two...More

Thank kimlette
Reviewed 4 September 2017

I was at a hotel right next to the Zoo and therefore decided to pay a visit. It is a large zoo and we did about 10+ km of walking in few hours. The place has a lot of animals from different climates and a...More

Thank Roshan_Ragel
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20 June 2017|
Response from Martin A | Reviewed this property |
The entrance is on Binhai. There's a second, smalle, northern entrance, but most people use the Binhai entrance.
4 August 2016|
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Response from Alicia G | Reviewed this property |
Don't remember the fee for students, sorry. But normal tickets were ¥120.