While researching our trip, the Singapore Zoo kept coming upward equally a transcend attraction. Not existence much of a zoo person, I told Matt that I would alone acquire if it was the world’s best zoo. Well, when I googled the zoo it indeed said “the world’s best rainforest zoo”! Ha! So, nosotros decided nosotros had to consider it. I am SO glad
nosotros did! We loved everything nigh this day!
This was the persuasion from my room upon waking. How tin sack it non go a non bad day?!
We attended the Breakfast at the Zoo event. This was a breakfast buffet in addition to a come across in addition to greet amongst the orangutan’s. They talked nigh the animals in addition to nosotros got some photograph ops. Awesome!
The orangutans are literally, correct behind us, non inward a drinking glass enclosure. They were busy eating their sunflower seeds in addition to saccharide cane.
The alone agency to poach a babe orangutan inward the wild is to kill its mother.
The girls got brave in addition to held the serpent too!
Ella had been dying to volunteer inward a show. She in conclusion got her chance! The homo jokingly asked if she could swim in addition to she said “Oh yeah, THAT’S non a problem!” Haha! I mean value she actually would conduct maintain swam amongst that seal, too, if given the chance! She dropped Matt’s spotter into the H2O in addition to the seal brought it dorsum to her. She loved the applause!
Next was the elephant show. They showed how the elephants go together to develop things.
It was quite thrilling to consider these tropical animals inward their natural habitat. This is precisely how I would motion-picture exhibit seeing this magnificent animate existence inward the wild!
The girls ever dearest their motion-picture exhibit taken!
There was a dainty polar behavior viewing area.
This zoo had a “feeding trail”, in addition to thus all twenty-four hr menses long nosotros saw dissimilar animals existence fed. There would also go a host telling you lot data nigh the animals. We actually learned a lot nigh the diets of each animate existence past times next the feeding trail. I conduct maintain never seen animals in addition to thus active!
King of the Jungle.
Apparently this zoo is 1 of a form inward its layout. There are no visible cages for the animals, simply role of H2O moats in addition to foliage. I conduct maintain never been in addition to thus some the animals!
Such a beautiful backdrop for the giraffes.
The pygmy hippos.
The orangutans were called “free range” at this zoo. They don’t actually conduct maintain an enclosure at all, simply spikes at the bottom of certainly trees to proceed them inward an area. From the path, you lot could expect upward in addition to consider them hanging from trees overhead. So fun!
There was also a “tree house” type platform to persuasion them from a higher spot.
My ain monkey’s!
My favorite of the entire day… the baboons, ninety of them! And they were in addition to thus much fun to watch, nosotros went dorsum a duo of dissimilar times!
At the halt of the twenty-four hr menses the girls played inward this spray green for a while. H5N1 dainty agency to cool downwardly afterwards a really hot, but fun day!
So, from a non-zoo person, the Singapore Zoo gets 2 BIG thumbs up! That concluded our trip to Singapore, but nosotros cannot hold off to return!