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Shaanxi Wild Animal Breeding and Protection Center: Tours & Tickets

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Jun 19, 2018
“Wildlife centre closed down”
May 10, 2015
“Daoist sites, not pandas”
Shaanxi Wild Animal Rescure and Breeding Center is the earliest center of this kind in China as well as one of the 4 major panda breeding centers in China. It has the only brown panda Qizai in the world. In addition, it has the largest clusters of...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| Louguantai National Forest Park, Xi'an, China
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The wild animal centre is closed down! We went to louguantai yesterday and spoke to the tourist centre on the exact location of the centre only to find out it had been closed for a few years now. I assume it never recovered from the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Kim V
Reviewed 10 May 2015

I visited Louguantai solely to visit the Daoist complex, and I was not disappointed. According to Daoist legend, Lao Tzu passed through the region and was invited to expound his wisdom to the local people. A few kilometers from the main entrance, there stands a...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 29 April 2015

We went to Louguantai National Forest Park on 25.04.2015. During our remaining year in China we will probably not have the chance to go to the Panda reserve in Chengdu anymore. So we thought we could combine our trip to Xi'an with visiting the local...More

Date of experience: April 2015
8  Thank klausinchina1
Reviewed 10 March 2015

I was really interested in visiting this place when we visit Xian in April but I had trouble finding current info (no website). I read somewhere that the animals are ill and the center is closed. I asked our guide (Cynthia of China Connection Tours)...More

Date of experience: March 2015
2  Thank nancytom2014
Reviewed 26 October 2014

We had a great time visiting the Louguantai Wild Animal Breeding and Protection Center. Since it is a wild animal breeding and protection center, don't expect to be pretty like a zoo. The previous reviews mention about the poor conditions, I don't agree with them....More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank RLuiz
Reviewed 12 February 2014

This place is offered by different hostels in Xi'an as a half day trip and is also known as "Shaanxi Rare Wild Animals Rescuing and Raising Research Center" or the like. I guess the name is supposed to convey the impression that serious, animal-friendly preservation...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Mike L
Reviewed 20 January 2014

Not sure what this place really is. I suspect that it is just a cheap zoo. The pandas have pretty good conditions. There were about 10 on view, including the very rare brown panda. Other animals are housed in small concrete and iron bar enclosures,...More

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank Oztrpper
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