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Chongqing Zoo (Chongqing Dongwuyuan)

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No.25 Xijiao Road, Jiulongpo District, Chongqing 400050, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had just a brief stop after disembarking from a Viking River Cruise. We went straight to the Panda area as they chomped down their morning bamboo. It was great to see them up close. There were 6 or 7 very active pandas including three...More

Thank lisammc285
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The highlight of this zoo is clearly the pandas. Our guide suggested going in the early morning or late afternoon and we were lucky to see quite a few of the outside romping around. The "campers" (enclosures) for all the animals were not well kept....More

Reviewed 29 July 2018

During a brief stop in Chongqing, we made a targeted visit to the city’s beautiful zoo to see pandas. The large, well-kept Panda Enclosure is relatively close to the zoo’s entrance, so we can’t speak to conditions for other animals kept deeper in the zoo,...More

Thank njcavalier
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Good location, easily accessible, with lots of trees and an established zoo in a park. Lots of pandas, bears, different species of tigers and birds. But improvements needed in service, way-finding, better habitats design, animal welfare and visitors experience. Animal habitats need to be larger...More

Thank Lawrence L
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I visited on a hot day. Most of the animals were hiding in their enclosures. Even the giraffes and zebras were undercover. I visited the pandas and only one panda was outside. Must have been his turn, or it was a staff member in a...More

Thank bladdamasta
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Went went to the Chongqing zoo to see the panda bears as didn't get a chance to go to the sanctuary! Don't go their the cages are all 3rd world for all the animals the gardens are lush for the people to walk around no...More

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 10 July 2018

First of all, I enjoy and support Zoos and the work they do. Chongqing is a very old zoo that has evolved and provides a wonderful opportunity for people to experience wildlife in a beautiful and comfortable setting. Is it perfect -no! But what it...More

Thank bigscreen
Reviewed 29 June 2018

There are all sort of animals to see (Rhinos, Bengal Tigers, etc) but the stars are the Pandas. We spent about 45 minutes viewing the different sections of pandas. Just couldn't get enough of them

Thank greeleyt1
Reviewed 28 June 2018

This is more like a beautiful garden area that happens to have animals as well. Of course, the Giant Pandas were quite good too.

Thank John P
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Overall clean and neat zoo but the animal camps were very small in relation to the number and species of animals kept in them.

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Response from Tim11502 | Reviewed this property |
We visited the zoo in the last october 2014. Our Viking guide told us the only way to handle Pandas was to go thru the ministry of culture and then you have to be a government sponsored zoo keeper. The Panda is a very... More