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Hangzhou Zoo

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In the capital of Zhejiang province, Hangzhou is one of the oldest and biggest zoos in China, established in 1958 on the initiative of the city authorities. The zoo has very quickly become a key landmark of the city and they gathered daily large number of visitors. However, within a few years, the zoo gradually fell into disrepair and was completely restored in 1975.

The total area of the zoo is more than 20 hectares, which contain up to 2000 species of fauna from all over the world. It is worth noting that enclosures equipped with innovative equipment of international standard that allows the animals to feel comfortable and to breed in artificial environment.

In the walls of the zoo regularly conducts research by leading specialists in the breeding of rare animals. Due to this population of animals on the verge of extinction, is constantly growing. It is in the Hangzhou zoo born tiger black without stripes, that is considered a special case in the world fauna.

For visitors, the zoo is divided into several zones to be guided where possible by using convenient card. Lovers of deep sea inhabitants can watch a fascinating show featuring sea lions, dolphins and walruses. In addition we offer a show program designed specifically for children. The zoo is equipped fuckery and recreation areas, which presents dishes of national Chinese cuisine.