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Wildlife Cultural Park Kinantan

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Jln. Jendral Ahmad Yani, Bukittinggi 26113, Indonesia
+62 752 33306
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Worth a visit for the unique Indonesian fauna. Not as bad as I feared.

For a country with limited resources for infrastructure, this is an OK zoo. Most compounds are of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jackact
,
Canberra
Pity The Animals

This zoo is pretty interesting but the condition and welfare of the animal is pretty depressing... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Danny T
,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2 weeks ago
“Worth a visit for the unique Indonesian fauna. Not as bad as I feared.”
30 Apr 2018
“Pity The Animals”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Jln. Jendral Ahmad Yani, Bukittinggi 26113, Indonesia
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+62 752 33306
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a country with limited resources for infrastructure, this is an OK zoo. Most compounds are of adequate size- animals can move around freely. Compounds are mostly kept clean, but with more funds, they could easily be made more pleasant for both animals and visitors....More

Thank jackact
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This zoo is pretty interesting but the condition and welfare of the animal is pretty depressing. Anyway, this area was called "Storm Park" back in the 1990s, a favourite place amongst the locals where they can see the flower park. In 1929, the Dutch are...More

Thank Danny T
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Come here from FDK, passing the Limpapeh Bridge. Many families spend time here. Here you can see Baanjuang house too. You could wear traditional suits too.

Thank pipin p
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

The park is clean the cages are the size I know from other zoo's there are a few animals inever saw before.There where 3 young sumatera tigers. The price for foeigners is 20.000 rupies. The ford is just a old water tower where you can...More

Thank Frank v
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

We have entered the Park to see Fort de Kock and there ist no other option than to enter the zoo as well. The compounds oft all animals are far too small, there is nothing for the animals to keep themselves busy. In my opinion...More

4  Thank Woernie
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

The zoo is in very poor condition and animals are sad. The positive side are it located on the peak of bukittinggi itself, the nice view from limpapeh bridge and how close is the animal enclosure with the human residence is amazing. People say: its...More

Thank callmeyuri
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Don't go unless you are able to do something to have it closed. Dreadful miserable place. So many examples of Zoochosis (Animals who are out of their minds with misery. This is one of the many Asian zoos which care little about the welfare of...More

3  Thank JohnWedderburn
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

10000rp is not much, but the park isnt that interesting. Fort de Kock is just a building that could provide nice views, but the trees block any sight. It is just sad to see the animals that are in too small cages, or even on...More

Thank Jelle L
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

There were many new animals I met in the zoo which lives in the Indonesian nature. There were many types of birds, and mammals. However, I didn't like the size of cage the animals were in and the way people treated them. The cage for...More

Thank Dong Hoon J
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

A pleasant few hours spent in these two places, in the company of many local tourists who come in families and picknick in the gardens. In spite of what I had heard, the zoo has very interesting exhibits, especially the bird section (pelicans, peacocks, cockatoos,...More

Thank Cherry C
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