There are many rare and endangered animals at the Shanghai Wild Animal Park, at Sanzao Town in Nanhui District, about 35 kilometers from the city center. The park is one of China's biggest wild animal parks and covers an area of 153 hectares. There are over 200 rare species and over 10,000 animals from all over the world, including giraffe, zebra, white rhinoceros and hunting leopards. Some indigenous animals under special protection include giant pandas, golden monkeys, south-china tigers, and Asian elephants and many others.
The Shanghai Wild Animal Park is divided into two areas: one for walking, and one which is accessible to buses. There is a herbivore zone, a free zone, aquatic bird lake, bird zone, animal kindergarten, pet monkey park, rare animal park, animal performance zone, sea lion performance zone and other spots in this Park.
The walking area allows a close look at many gentle animals on foot. During a leisurely walk you will see Australian kangaroos, Asian Sika deer, African ring-tailed lemurs and Latin American yellow and blue macaws and more.
The bus enclosure takes you among zebra, yak, deer, elephant and some other fierce beasts. Be forewarned though: the bus park is not suitable for all, especially young children or those with a delicate temperament. Sometimes, you may encounter unpleasant even gruesome sight.
There is also a special animal zoo which is a hit with small kids where they can have a close-up look at the lovely animals.
Questions and Answers About Shanghai Wild Animal Park
Irre cris 2012-08-03
What i mean name of the bus in englisg alphabets.and also u mention lussie that it takes 30 minutes so what is the name of the bus stop there?is it the bus stop is the exact location or i need to walk for a minute...Thank you and more power.
Irre cris 2012-08-03
Hi,,,what is the name of the bus will i ride after getting off zhangjiang?please ket me know.Irre
Hi I want to go to the shanghai wild park by the bus tours. Can you give me a web site so I can ring and book, from the shanghai stadium
The website is http://www.shwzoo.com/home.html; and the reservation telephone is 021-61180000. You can book the ticket online. The price is 130RMB(USD21) per adult and 65RMB(USD11) per child with the height of 0.9m-1.3m for your reference only.
You can take the subway line 4, get off at Dongan Station. Then transfer to Line 7 to Fanghua Station; take the Nanxin shuttle bus to there.
Do you need any other tour package or any other question? If so, please feel free to let me know.
Christy Luo replied on 2012-06-13
how much is the entrance fee?
Hello Yuan, it is about 50 Yuan/person. guest replied on 2011-12-16
Lay San 2011-12-04
We're bringing our gal there at the end of dec. Will the park be open as it's winter and can we see panda? Thks...
NO!!! Panda's don't like the cold. Better luck next year! guest replied on 2012-01-08
yes, the the park will open and you can see panda there. guest replied on 2011-12-07