Beijing Zoo is located in the Xicheng District of Beijing, China. Zoo Beijing is home to 14,500 animals. More than six million visitors come to Beijing Zoo each year.
Beijing Zoo was founded in 1906 during the late Qing Dynasty. Zoo Beijing is one of the oldest zoos and has one of the largest animal collections in China. Zoo Beijing and its aquarium feature over 450 species of land animals and over 500 species of marine animals. Beijing zoo is a center of zoological research that studies and breeds rare animals from various continents.
Beijing Zoo is also a public transit hub. One can get to Zoo Beijing by bus route 7, 15, 19 102, 103, 27, 102, 103, 105, 107, 111, 206, 209, 347, 601, 632, and 732. Beijing Subway Line 4 also stops at theBeijing Zoo.
Giant Pandas-Beijing Zoo Pandas
Beijing Giant Pandas are Beijing Zoo's most popular animals.
Giant pandas of China live mainly in Sichuan province, but also in the Shaanxi and Gansu provinces.
Giant pandas are bear native to central-western and south western China. Giant pandas are easily recognized by its large, distinctive black patches around the eyes, over the ears, and across its round body. Giant pandas has also served as an emblem for China in recent decades.
Entrance Fee (excluding the panda's house): CNY 15 (Apr. 1 to Oct. 31); CNY 10 (Nov. 1 to the next Mar.31)
|Opening Hours:||Zoo: 7:30 - 18:00 (Apr. 1 to Oct. 31); 7:30 - 17:00 (Nov. 1 to the next Mar.31)|
|Aquarium: 9:00 - 17:30 (Apr. 1 to Oct. 31); 10:00 - 16:30 (Nov. 1 to the next Mar.31)|
|Subway:||Subway Line 4: get off at Dong Wu Yuan Station, get out of the station from Exit A (northwest exit), and you'll find the south gate.|
|Bus Route:||Take bus no.360, 319, 347, 362, 534, 714,87, Yuntong 106, Yuntong 104, 563, Yuntong 205, Te 4, 614, 697, 209, 608, 107, 105, 206, 111, Yuntong 105, 27, 632 and get off at Dong Wu Yuan Station.|
Recommended Tour: Beijing Zoo and Old Hutong Combo