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Address: East Side of Xihu Lake, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 518055, China
Phone Number: 0755-26622888
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8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 6:00 pm

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Huge place. Great value for money. Felt sorry for some of the animals.

This place is huge! Great day out - we were there for about 4 hours. Lots of things to do including interacting with the animals (feeding them, you could ride them - although we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
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Devizes, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Recently visited the Shenzhen wild life Park. The park its self looked very tired and in need of repair. Many enclosures were concrete or gravel. Didn't watch the show as it involved trained bears and we all observed some abuse of 2 bears away from public view. That was enough for us.... Park took no credit cards for entry, meals... More 

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Devizes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This place is huge! Great day out - we were there for about 4 hours. Lots of things to do including interacting with the animals (feeding them, you could ride them - although we didn't agree with this at all..). Majority of animals are in good conditions with lots of space but some are caged too small - some monkeys... More 

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Shenzhen, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Having read reviews from 2007, I was afraid to expect anything better than a smelly, cramped and depressing slum. Wonder of wonders, the Shenzhen government has really put some resources into the facility, and the difference is like night and day. Our party included a person who had been there 20 years ago, and for that person it was like... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

The zoo is in good condition, the animals look good. For RMB 20 you can take a bus around the zoo. For RMB 50 you can feed the tigers (totally worth it!). The only thing is that not many people speak english and the ATM doesn't work for foreign cards. It's easy to find a taxi when leaving the zoo,... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Its called Shenzhen Safari park. Entry is bit expensive but lots of animals and well kept Zoo. Check for Dolphin show and Tiger safari timing which happens in afternoon. They take you in the tiger area in a caged bus. The tiger come over from all side.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This is a fun day out. Set in a beautiful fairly well groomed park the animals appear to be very happy and well managed so no disappointments. The Pandas were a delight to watch - fun playing and eating whilst the highlight is for s small fee to hop into a caged truck and drive into the Lion and Tiger... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The park was clean and tidy, not very many people around. It was quite nice to walk around but did look a little run down. I was only there for a short time to visit the Panda. He seemed Ok and was awake and playing which was nice. Its worth a visit if your in the area, i may go... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I will not say that it is the best place however it is a decent place to visit specially with kids. Most of the Animals are in good shape, the atmosphere is very nice. So many things to do, lots of shows. I was not very impressed with Dolphin shows though, it was below average.

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Curepipe, Mauritius
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This park is great. Take the subway to University Town station. Park is about 1.4kms from station but a nice straight walk along the main road. Park will be indicated on top road signs. Everyone loved it. Plenty of animals in good shape and very close to see. There are some free shows but check the times. Best way to... More 

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Shenzhen, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I don't share the bad comments on this zoo. What is the main thing you're looking for in a zoo? Animals? in good shape, in great diversity and in great number right? Well that's exactly what you'll find in this zoo! Yes the equipment and decoration on some parts might seem a bit old but the animals are beautiful they... More 

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Additional Information about Shenzhen Wild-life Zoo

Address: East Side of Xihu Lake, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 518055, China
Phone Number: 0755-26622888
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Guangdong  >  Shenzhen
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 100 - 100

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