A recent trip to the Yunnan Wild Animals Zoo (云南野生动物园), revealed a new pastime... 'fishing' for tigers, lions, bears and wolves.
At the 'zoo', 10 yuan rents a bamboo fishing pole with a slab of meat dangling from the end that is supposed to be lowered into the animal area below, where hungry animals await.
To get to the zoo by bus, take the number 10 bus from Xiao Xi Men (小西门) or Jianshe Lu (建设路) to the terminus.
The park is open daily from 9:00am to 4:30pm and the entrance fee is 35 yuan or 25 yuan for students with valid identification cards. For taxi directions or other information, call Yunnan Wild Animals Zoo at (0871) 501 7777.© Copyright 2005-2022 GoKunming.com all rights reserved. This material may not be republished, rewritten or redistributed without permission.