Chongqing Zoological Garden
Chongqing Zoological Garden is situated in the western suburb of Chongqing with undulating green hills, wriggling ravines, and clear waters. In the Garden, the zigzag paths lead to seclusion; an artificial lake is built at the foot of hills, all kinds of birds are flying above and resting on the lake; and the plants on the isle in the middle of the lake is imposingly verdant. The zoo, which began to be built in 1953, occupies 60 hectares of land. It is the largest zoological garden in Southwest-China and one of the large-size in the whole country.