Ragunan Zoo Gate
22 June 1966 (in current location)
|Location||Pasar Minggu, South Jakarta, Indonesia|
|Land area||140 ha (350 acres)|
|No. of animals||3,122|
|No. of species||270|
Ragunan Zoo, founded in 1864, is a 140-hectare (350-acre) zoo in Pasar Minggu, South Jakarta, Indonesia. The zoo has over 295 species of animals, 171 species of flora and 3,122 animal specimens including birds. Ragunan Zoo is a popular weekend destination for Jakartans family.
Ragunan Zoo is a combination between zoo and park, so it is also known as Ragunan Zoological Park. It holds a lot of Indonesian species such as komodo dragon, orangutan, tapir, anoa, sumatran tiger, Javan Hawk-eagle and various colored birds like Southern Cassowary. Other popular animals are sumatran elephant, kangaroo, giraffe, and zebra.
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