Another tourist spot in Jakarta, namely the Ragunan Wildlife Park or also called the Ragunan Zoo is a zoo located in the Ragunan area, Pasar Minggu, South Jakarta, Indonesia.
This 140-hectare zoo was founded in 1864 which was previously located in Central Jakarta, but in 1966 the zoo was moved to South Jakarta, this tourist spot has become one of the favorite destinations for family vacations who vacation in Jakarta because of its location. this is the cheapest and easiest to reach in the city, this zoo has more than 2,000 animals and is equipped with a large landscape park accompanied by shady trees as a special attraction for tourist visitors here.
Visiting this zoo is like entering a mini tropical forest that is still beautiful with biodiversity that has high conservation value, this place is widely used as a scientific study of animals. many students from zoology and veterinary science use this zoo as a place for their studies.
In addition, the Ragunan tourism area also plays a major role in the context of conservation, which previously started from providing entertainment for visitors, now this zoo is more aimed at animal conservation by conducting research on habitat, feed, health and reproduction as conservation and education measures.
This tourist spot is very suitable for families and study tours for school students from kindergarten to students who want to learn about the animal world, there are many spots that we can visit if we are on vacation to Ragunan from the Schmutzer primate center, which is a class primate center. which has an important role in primate conservation in Indonesia and at the same time as a primate information window, then there is a reflection park which has a special area for reflection in the form of a garden equipped with stones designed as a reflection garden, this park is in the Central area of â€‹â€‹Schmutzer Primate center .
For family visitors who bring small children, they can come to the Children's Animal Park spot area, this place displays various animals that children like from talking parrots and other exotic birds, there is also a place for recreation facilities for children who want to riding an elephant that can provide an interesting experience for children and parents, here we can also ride a riding camel like in Egypt we can ride a riding camel, for families who come in groups we can also enjoy a tour of ragunan with a traveling train with a large family group while enjoying the scenery in the area of â€‹â€‹this Ragunan Tourism Park.
For sports lovers, you can also exercise while riding a bicycle around the Ragunan tour, because here there is also a bicycle rental place for you small families who want to relax while doing light exercise by going around Raden while riding a bicycle.
There are many more spots that we can visit when we vacation here, so for families who want to vacation together on the weekends, don't hesitate to take your relatives for a vacation to Ragunan.