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Yangon Zoo

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SW side of the lakes | Lake Side, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
+95 1 246 045
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Old Zoo

Yes, there are animals in cages and pens, but it's a zoo. Very old site and needs maintenance, but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Surprised (white tiger cages need to be bigger)

From the outside it’s looks like a run down park. Totally different on the inside, ok the place is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Neil J
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SW side of the lakes | Lake Side, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
+95 1 246 045
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes, there are animals in cages and pens, but it's a zoo. Very old site and needs maintenance, but animals seemed to be well looked after and it was quite clean/free of rubbish. Entry was 3,000 kyat.

Thank AquaRose84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the outside it’s looks like a run down park. Totally different on the inside, ok the place is old but you’re so close the animals it takes the fact the paths are worn out away. Zoo is situated on a vary large piece of...More

Thank Neil J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The zoo was a little run down, but the animals looked healthy and well fed. Only 3k kyat for foreigner to enter. Well worth a visit.

Thank Gow
Reviewed 23 October 2017

bring bananas its not really maintained well the animals need food big zoo to visit cost 2000 kyats near the park

Thank sapphireangela
Reviewed 22 October 2017

I was so impressed by many big tropical rainy trees in the zoo, which made me feel in the forest. Many kind of animals that you never see in Vietnam

Thank anhthukido
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Not bad to bring kids to see the tigers and monkeys and birds. Many couples go there as well so not only family place.

Thank KKKyawt
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I wanted to have a look at the local species and thought this would be a good idea. I cried when I saw the conditions in which animals live. Beautiful white tigers locked in dirty dark cages. Elephants being "trained" to play football and animals...More

1  Thank Gravitania
Reviewed 1 October 2017

An important declaration: the existence of zoos at this point in the history of civilization is dubious. We went ahead and visited one in Yangon, for want of any other plans, and while the animal enclosures were bigger than expected (meaning my husband and I...More

Thank aluabyerg
Reviewed 27 August 2017

It is a good place to chill in weekend with your family. It was opened in 1906, 69.25 acres big land. It's good place to visit in sunny day.

Thank arthurnaingwinaung
Reviewed 25 August 2017

it is so big move around and have a look 2000 kyat entry fee some animles take some bananas since those animels are really Hungry

Thank forzonadam1111
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16 October 2017|
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Response from aluabyerg | Reviewed this property |
Three hours is more than enough to explore what the zoo offers; as such, you may not even need to pack any food, especially if you make it a point to grab a bite before heading over. I don't remember seeing anything... More
13 January 2017|
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Response from Dr. Bob D | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There are Gibbon monkeys at the Yangon Zoo. And they are incredibly vocal and loud. But don't get close to the cage, trying to take a picture of them! One of the little thieves might snatch your camera or cellphone. I... More