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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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only zoo in Yangon

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

Reviewed 6 days ago
Yangon, Yangon, Myanmar
Don't go unless you want to see animals suffering.

I wanted to have a look at the local species and thought this would be a good idea. I cried when I... read more

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SW side of the lakes | Lake Side, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
+95 1 246 045
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 24 August 2017

An interesting collection of animals peculiar to this region. The good side is it showcases unique animals and unusually close that you can touch them. However, this may not be advisable for very young kids. The bad part, the cages are dingy and needed maintenance....More

Thank Kenkhan
Reviewed 10 August 2017

It was built in round about 1906. There are many wildlife animals and shady tress. Children can play at playground.

Thank kyi t
Reviewed 3 August 2017

very good to visit especially with kid. most of the shop and seat are full in weekend and public holidays. weekday are a bit more suitable for take the time in there.

Thank kayzin t
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We were just passing and decided we'd take a look as we usually enjoy animal parks and the entrance fee is very low. We soon regretted giving money as the animals are in poor condition. Very sad to see beautiful huge tigers pacing up and...More

2  Thank Caroline G
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

The animals are in tiny, disgusting cages with no food/water. The animals look run down and alone. The elephants are tied up so they can't even take a step. Trained to dance for food. Red panda has hair falling out. Tiger in a tiny cage,...More

2  Thank katie5098
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16 October 2017|
Response from Gravitania | Reviewed this property |
Hi Michael! I am sorry, but I cannot answer the question of opening times during holidays, you might want to ask your hotel about it. The zoo is normally open from Monday to Sunday 8 am to 6 pm. There are no restaurants as... 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