Gembira Loka Zoo
Gembira Loka Zoo is the most complete zoo in Central Java and Yogyakarta. This zoo collection consists of various types, from various parts of the world. Located to the east of downtown Yogyakarta, and not too far from Kotagede. The happy condition of the current location has been equipped with various supporting facilities, after previously in 2006 it was damaged by a strong earthquake.
The Gembira Loka Zoo area is separated by a large river, which divides into two main areas. Nevertheless, access to all vehicles and collections can be easily reached. As one of the tours that carries the concept of education, as well as Taman Pintar Yogyakarta, it is a pleasure to try to impress the visitors who come. Not long ago, the management teamed up with parties from abroad, held an animal exchange, namely as many as 6 jackass penguins. The management always tries to present the best for visitors, the zones of animals are multiplied, the last is the bird park zone and reptile and amphibian zones.
This collection of animals in the zoo is fairly complete. From mammals such as elephants, tigers, hippos, spotted deer etc. There are also reptiles such as estuarine crocodiles, turtles, iguanas etc. Supported with facilities such as water bikes, mini trains, boats and all zoo areas covered with free wifi. Development and improvement not only of collectible animals, but also supporting facilities, improvements to traders who sell in the zoo area are also carried out. The manager provides spots for photos, souvenir outlets and some animal attractions that can be witnessed in person. Similarly, if visitors want to ride animals, there are elephants and camel rides, of course this will be very effective for children’s visitors. In addition there is also an area for feeding live animals, both deer and donkey.
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