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World’s famous zoos

Zoos are exciting worlds of adventure offering a wide variety of exotic and animals for enjoyment and education. There are many world’s zoos which are recognised for their comprehensive collection of species and animals including exotic and endangered animals, environment conservation and education programs.

 

De La Palmyre, La Rochelle, France

De La Palymyre Zoo extend more than 18 hectares. Visitors will have opportunities to observe over 1600 animals of all species. The zoo is always trying to improve the quality of the animals lives. It is also the member of many recognized international associations including the national Association of the zoological gardens, the world Association of the zoos and aquariums, and the Action for the safeguarding of the primates of West Africa (WAPCA).

 

De La Palymyre Zoo extend more than 18 hectares

 

Adelaide Zoo, Australia

Adelaide Zoo is home to more than 1,800 animals and around 300 species of exotic and native mammals, fish, and reptiles. In addition, it is a botanic garden with significant exotic and Australian trees including a superb Moreton Bay Fig near Minchin House.

 

Adelaide Zoo is home to more than 1,800 animals and around 300 species of exotic and native animals

 

Berlin Zoological Garden, German

Berlin Zoolocal Garden is home to almost 1,500 different species and about 16,000 animals. It presents the most comprehensive collection of species in the world. Visitors will be attracted by regular animal feedings. The zoo’s public image is enhanced by some globally known animals such as Knut, the Gian Panda, and the polar bear or Bao Bao.

 

Berlin Zoolocal Garden is home to almost 1,500 different species and about 16,000 animals

 

Taronga Zoo, Sydney, Australia

Taronga Zoo, the city zoo of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, is situated on the shores of Sydney Harbour. It is divided into eight zoogeographic regions. The Zoo is home to about 340 species and more than 2,600 animals including wetlands and bush birds, and koala walkabout.

 

The Zoo is home to about 340 species and more than 2,600 animals including wetlands and bush birds, and koala walkabout.

 

Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo, Australia

Taronga Western Plains Zoo aims at providing more living and breeding space for large animals like antelopes and elephants and endangered Black Rhinoceros, Cheetah and Przewalski’s Horse. The Zoo is home to more than 1,500 animals from all over the world.

 

Taronga Western Plains Zoo aims at providing more living and breeding space for large animals

 

Bronx Zoo, New York, America

The Bronx Zoo is home to over 4,000 animals of 650 species. There are several exhibits like World of Birds and World of Reptiles.

 

The Bronx Zoo is home to over 4,000 animals of 650 species

 

Auckland Zoo, New Zealand

Auckland Zoo is recognized as one of the most progressive zoons worldwide. It is one of the largest collection of animals of 119 different species.

 

Auckland Zoo is recognized as one of the most progressive zoons worldwide

 

Singapore Zoo

The Singapore Zoo is acclamined as one of the world’s most spectacular zoos. Animals are separated from visitors by natural barriers such as streams, rock walls, and vegetation. There are more than 3,600 mammals, reptiles, and birds including rare and endangered species.

 

The Singapore Zoo is acclamined as one of the world’s most spectacular zoos

 

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park, Orlando, Florida, America

Disney’s Animal Kindom theme park, is full of attractions, adventures, and entertainment. The Park leads the way in animal care, research, and education. There are over 1,700 animals from 250 species, becoming the largest animal-themed park in the world.

 

Disney’s Animal Kindom theme park, is full of attractions, adventures, and entertainment

 

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Singapore Zoo ? One of the world’s most spectacular zoos

The Singapore Zoo is a must visit attraction in the beautiful island of Singapore. Home to more than 3600 birds, mammals and reptiles of both common and endangered species, the venue is modelled on the ‘open zoo’ concept and is recognized as one of the most impressive zoos in the world. All the animals are kept in large landscaped open air areas and are separated from visitors by natural barriers that include vegetation, streams and rocks. Predatory animals that can climb well are sheltered in open air enclosures which are surrounded by glass boundary walls. Set in 28 hectares of rainforest area, the Zoo is truly a fascinating place to visit in Singapore where you can fully appreciate the island’s diverse flora and fauna.

Some of the most famous inhabitants at the Singapore Zoo are its orangutans. An elevated walkway allows visitors to observe and come up close to the tree-tops where these fascinating apes dwell. Several endangered species like the Malayan tiger, the proboscis monkey, the white rhino and the komodo dragon can be seen at the Zoo. Most of the animals at the Zoo dwell within region based habitats. Must visit habitats include the Australian Outback, the Elephants of Asia, the Great Rift Valley, Wild Africa, the Reptile Garden, the Cat Country and the Fragile Forest. The Zoo is also renowned for being the place where the world’s first tropical polar bear was birthed.

The Singapore Zoo provides visitors with an exciting and educational journey on the preservation and conservation of wildlife and the rainforest. Apart from its vibrant wildlife, the Zoo also displays lush tropical flora. Nature enthusiasts will truly be able to appreciate the magnificent beauty of nature whilst strolling through the Zoo’s numerous trails. Various types of rides, ranging from boat rides to animal rides, can be enjoyed within the verdant environment of the Zoo. You can also choose to board a tram that will take you through much of the Zoo aboard an open air vehicle.

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