The 4A-Level National Tourist Attraction Linyi Zoological and Botanical Garden is located at the center of Linyi Economic & Technological Development Area in Linyi City, East China’s Shandong Province. It is the only comprehensive ecotourism destination across Lu’nan & Subei region (South Shandong Province and North Jiangsu Province). According to statistics issued by the local tourism bureau,the garden covers 2 square kilometers and can receive six million tourists each year. Recently, it has been devoted to building up a nationally distinctive ecological health resort.
Highlighted animal species available in the garden:
Primate: golden monkey, stump-tailed macaque, squirrel monkey, capuchin. The golden monkey is extremely precious unique to China. There are two golden monkeys in Linyi Zoological and Botanical Garden named Xiangxiang and Liumei. It should be noted that the upturned nose and golden armor are peculiar to the golden monkeys.
The national treasure of China – pandas. Two pandas named Yuanxin and Hanhan lived in Linyi Zoological and Botanical Garden are from Wolong Panda Reserve Center, Southwest China’s Sichuang Province. Both Yuanxin and Hanhan are fmale at childhood age of human-liked 10 years old.