Beijing (Online): A dreadful footage has appeared showing a tourist being mauled to death by three tigers in front of his wife and child at Youngor Wildlife Park in China.

Chinese media provide details, the visitor reportedly climbed into the tigers’ enclosure and walked towards the animals as they were being fed.

However as the man approached to animals, the tigers attacked at the m leaving him in agony as they sunk their paws into him.

Terrible video shows the tiger attacking at the man and repeatedly mauling him.

The tigers then bite into his head and neck and rip off his clothes, leaving him face down on the ground in just his pants.

One of the tigers can then be seen dragging the man away by his foot.

According to NDTV, the tiger was shot dead after attempts at frightening the animals away with firecrackers and water canons failed.