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Dalian Forest Zoo

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No.60 Yingchun Road, Nanshidao Street, Xigang District, Dalian 116031, China
+86 411 8249 5072
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Expect a lot of walking in Dalian Zoo as it is quite a large zoo. They do have trams inside. A lot... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
brigadear
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Waterford
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Surprisingly good place

With most of Dalian’s top attractions involving animals, we chose to visit the Dalian Forest Zoo as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
thelonious22
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Seongnam
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No.60 Yingchun Road, Nanshidao Street, Xigang District, Dalian 116031, China
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+86 411 8249 5072
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

As an American tourist it was such a thrill to visit the Panda Pavilion here. I could have stayed and watched them for hours. Fortunately we moved on and saw the rest of this fabulous zoo. The open exhibits are some of the best I've...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

My girlfriend had not been since she was quite little so we went. For a medium sized zoo, Dalian Forest Zoo has plenty of animals to see including multiple pandas, lions, tigers, and bears. A unique aspect - which is prohibited in the USA -...More

Thank Langley
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

China's Dalian Forest Zoo is an absolute disgrace. We expected so much better since this zoo houses the revered Chinese Pandas. The Panda enclosure was spacious and they appeared to be well cared for. However, the entire zoo beyond that was a disgrace. Both large...More

3  Thank Paula P
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gabygar_
20 June 2017|
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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.
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nithilan
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Response from Alicia G | Reviewed this property |
Don't remember the fee for students, sorry. But normal tickets were ¥120.
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