Hainan Tropical Wildlife Park and Botanical Garden (Haikou)
Delonix regia [Photo/hntwzoo.com]
Hainan Tropical Wildlife Park and Botanical Garden, covering an area of more than 100 hectares and with a collection of not less than 4,000 rare birds and animals of 200 species, is located in Dongshan, Xiuying District in Haikou City (27 kilometers away from Haikou).
The park is the first tropical wildlife and botanical themed garden in China, the national science education base, and the key tourism enterprise and famous scenic spot in Hainan province.
A tiger growls in the wildlife park [Photo/hntwzoo.com]
With over years of effort and support of relevant departments, the park has made brilliant achievements. It has won many honors such as National AAAA Class Tourist Attraction, National Science Education Base, National Forestry Science Base, Excellent Tourist Attraction in Hainan Province, Ecological Science Education Base in Hainan Province, Haikou City Terrestrial Animal Rescue Center, and Hainan Ecotourism demonstration area.
Scenic spot level: AAAA
Address: Dongshan Town, Xiuying District, Haikou
Ticket price: 128 yuan ($20.04) for an adult, 68 yuan for a child
Opening hours: 8:00-18:00
1. Take the coach (from Fucheng to Dongshan) at Hongcheng Lake station to the park. (Time: 6:00-18:30, every fifteen minutes, 9 yuan)
2. Bus No 2 (starting time: 8:30)