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Shoushan Zoo

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A must see place in kaohsiung

Getting there is super easy take the kmrt untill u reach yanchengpu station. And from there take... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2018
Asanga D
via mobile
A good place for families

It's a comfortable zoo to walk around and you can probably finish it in 2 hours - may be 2-3 hours... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good47%
  • Average32%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
23 Jan 2019
“Do not go-poor treatment”
6 Dec 2018
“Small but Warm One”
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No.350 Wanshou Road, Ku-San District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
+886 7 521 5187
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Reviewed 24 January 2019 via mobile

Horrible zoo, very poor management, all the animals look forlorn, extremely unhealthy (I.e, matted fur, gaunt, depressed). It was especially heartbreaking to see the African elephant by itself. It was probably an adolescent, not full grown and looked extremely depressed. Elephants thrive in family units...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

We visited as a family in the summer time. The zoo is not a big one but you can find different animals and birds in it. My kids were happy and enjoyed. I think it's just "big" enough for a approately 2 hrs visit especially...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Q2770BX
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Quite depressing, all of the animals seemed confined in small quarters an unhappy. This zoo definitely needs an update.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank j0rdan232323
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Take the zoo train at TWD 50 per person to tour the whole zoo. Then you can decide where to walk and see. You may just need approx 1.5hours in this place.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 244valeriec
Reviewed 23 February 2018

I was disappointed the first time we went, I was definitely expecting more. I feel the maps they give you are not very clear and distances between the different sections of the zoo too far apart. Every time I go there are sections closed to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Getting there is super easy take the kmrt untill u reach yanchengpu station. And from there take bus 56 at exit 4 in front of the bank. Tickets price at 40ntd per adult but if u used ipass to get 10% disc tickets. Overall experience...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Asanga D
Reviewed 23 August 2017

It's a comfortable zoo to walk around and you can probably finish it in 2 hours - may be 2-3 hours with small kids.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank CookLight
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Satisfied for a first timer. Not bad but i hope i saw a lot of animals. And a lot of friends with. But still try to visit sometime. I forgot how much we paid for the entance but its cheap dont worry. It closes at...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 763jader
Reviewed 4 April 2017

For a very cheap entrance fee of NTD40 you get to see many animals! You can even use your train card to enter instead of paying cash. I paired this zoo visit together with Cijin Island visit as it is near the ferry terminal. You...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank B_from_SG
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

It's a small zoo , you can visit it in 60/90 mn. It's ideally located on a small mountain . You have a beautiful panoramic view of Kaohsiung when you arrive there. The animals seem perfectly treated. 4 lions were sleeping on their back in...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Roch M
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17 April 2016|
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Response from 160saml |
Entrance is 40NT$. Get a taxi from Kaohsiung Station.