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Botanical Garden and Zoo, Dushanbe

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Zoo · Zoo / Aquarium
Experience plants and animals within the city at Botanical Garden and Zoo, a complex spanning 6.7 hectares (16.5 acres) featuring 600 animals from 130 species. Founded in 1960 on the Luchob riverbank, the zoo is the only institution of the kind in the country. Central Asia is represented by brown and black bears, Bactrian camel, wolves, and jackals. You'll also find lions, snow leopards, and jaguars here, as well as an indoor reptile section. Plan to see Botanical Garden and Zoo and other attractions that appeal to you using our Dushanbe day trip app.
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  • I don’t really approve of zoos even when they are well funded, well kept and where animal welfare is a priority - but Dushanbe zoo is none of these things. It should be closed down immediately.  more »
  • Do not moss peacocks (to the left from the main entrance) and the garden of roses. The rest is just about alleys for a walk dating back to Soviet times. Soviet outdoor gym equipment available for the....  more »

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