Located in the northwest of the
city, Beijing Zoo is home to over 7,000 animals
of more than 600 species.
Visitors usually go to see the
famous giant pandas, but there are many other
interesting animals including golden monkeys,
Manchurian tigers, white-lipped deer, yaks from
Tibet and enormous sea turtles from China' seas.
The zoo is also a famous center of zoological
research and they collect and breed rare birds
and animals from various continents.