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Address: Daxue West Road, Jiangnan District, Nanning 530007, China
Name/address in local language
Phone Number: +86 771 321 4933
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

West Suburb Zoo NanningThe zoo boasts various rare birds and beasts in...

West Suburb Zoo NanningThe zoo boasts various rare birds and beasts in more than 170 varieties including the white crown monkeys, black monkeys, gibbons, rhinos, lions, tigers, and pandas. It has a large crocodile enclosure, and a large elephant enclosure as well as a marine enclosure. There are elephants performing for visitors as well as sea lions and dolphins.

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Nanning zoo

The lawn at the entrance is very clean and comfortable compared with other parks in Nanning city, you can lay there if you have set aside enough time to visit the zoo. The staff... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed March 27, 2016
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Guangzhou, China
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

Some ppl have wrote that this requires a full day, i disagree... we were done within roughly 3 hours, having seen enough of the poorly cleaned enclosures, the 'animal kindergarden' which has no baby animals lol, and generally the fact that there are not enough (or any in some parts) zoo staff to control visitors who abuse, feed, and shout... More 

Thank jonathanrsmith
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69 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016

The lawn at the entrance is very clean and comfortable compared with other parks in Nanning city, you can lay there if you have set aside enough time to visit the zoo. The staff will remind you to watch the dolphin show and the elephant performance in the afternoon, don't miss the shows and animal performances. There are many kinds... More 

Thank BeautifulGuangxi
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7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

Animals show there, elephant show, dolphins show, monkey show and lots of rids for adults and kids too. Too many different species of animals.

Thank gurbir S
Uusikaupunki, Finland
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10 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

I visited Nanning zoo with my wife. I had no expectations before enterin as I'm not a big fan animals nor zoo's in general. But after checking out some dolphin and seal shows, I started liking it more. Throughout the area you can find smalls shops that sell drinks and small snacks...so that was very convenient. In the snake and... More 

Thank Timo_FIN76
Manila, Philippines
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52 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2015

Some interesting sights, but the lack of a map makes it difficult to figure out where to start. also, shows are available but you need to check schedules at the ticket office before entering. there is a fixed map after you enter the park, which I took a picture of with my phone so that I had a map on... More 

Thank NickdL
Guilin, China
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176 reviews
106 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2015

This place is definitely the best time killer, especially with kids! You got dolphins jumping loops, elephants playing drums, monkeys yelling around, peacock showing tails, and penguins walking around in a big refrigerator..! If you don't like animals, the entrance ticket gets you to the play arcade for free, where you can ride roll coaster, tower jumping and stuff. There... More 

1 Thank peggielv
Nanning Guangxi
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83 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2015

If you have time for a day, you should spent the time here. During summer time you can also enjoy theme park with slider/pool too. A lot of local bus passby this zoo.

1 Thank jsaleesung
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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252 reviews
131 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2014

I'd say this zoo is about 50 / 50. The larger animals, Lions, tigers, leopards etc looked pretty stressed. There was no way that they could run around in their cages. Some were lying doing nothing, others were pacing a small area and looking pretty stressed out. Some of the primates just looked sad. Other animals seemed to have plenty... More 

2 Thank awayoverthere
Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2014

Enjoyed the Zoo, trikes to get a round on and a good variety of animals well cared. This is a big Zoo allow your self plenty of time to get around

Thank markshepherd2014
Zhuhai, China
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126 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2014

We are an older couple and I don't usually like crowds or noise so the zoo on a summer Saturday would seem to be the last place we would enjoy. My wife and I went to the Nanning zoo this afternoon and although it was hot, crowded and noisy we did have a good time and enjoyed ourselves. The first... More 

1 Thank ZhuhaiBill

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