Google Street View has added six more zoos and must-see spots at zoos from around the world to enable you watch wildlife from the safety of your office or home online.
The firm Wednesday said users can now visit lion, tigers and (panda) bears on the Google Street View.
“Animal-lovers, rejoice! If you enjoy watching wildlife, but find yourself stuck in the urban jungle, never fear. You can now use Google Maps and Street View to preview the must-see spots at zoos around the world before heading there in person, or take a virtual trip to some of the most famous zoos and animal parks, right from your living room,” posted
Deanna Yick, Street View Program Manager.
Users can Virtually explore the animal exhibits in Houston Zoo
, Zoo Atlanta
, in Chicago,
the Chapultepec Zoo
in Mexico, and the Toronto Zoo
and Jungle Cat World Wildlife Park
in Ontario, Canada. Those who want to view more exotic animals can check out tigers and kangaroos at the Shou Shan Zoo
in Taiwan, polar bears and penguins at the Asahiyama Zoo
in Japan, the world’s largest captive colony of orangutans at the Singapore Zoo
, and giraffes, chimpanzees and even Asian elephants at the Taronga Zoo
in Sydney, Australia.