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Zoo La Boissiere du Dore

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“birds of prey”(2 reviews)
“large range”(2 reviews)
“enclosures”(2 reviews)
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Le Zoo de la Boissière du Doré vous propose une expérience inédite en immersion dans un domaine sauvage et exotique de 200 000 mètres carrés. Partez à la découverte d’une faune sauvage émouvante, à 30 minutes de Nantes et de Cholet. En plein cœur du...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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la Chataigneraie, 44430 La Boissiere du Dore, France
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+33 2 40 33 70 32
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Drove almost 2 hours to this zoo from our holiday rental and it was worth it. Fab little zoo in middle of nowhere, well kept, well looked after and large range of animals and birds. Plus a great kids playground. Spent over 4hrs here with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Manis1984, Responsable relations clients at Zoo La Boissiere du Dore, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Thanks for spending time to give your very positive opinion about our Zoological Garden. It's a pleasure for all the team to know that his work is well appreciated. See you next year for the news 2019 :)

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Really good Zoo where the animals have plenty of space. Very good setup in regards to flow of people. Offers a good day of fun without leaving you exhausted.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank danshee
Vimoto, Responsable relations clients at Zoo La Boissiere du Dore, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks for spending time to let your opinion on our Zoological Garden. It's always a pleasure for the team to know that his work is much appreciated. See you soon!

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

I visited the zoo with my husband and three children and it was by far the best zoo I have ever been too. We had an amazing day!! The bird show was absolutely incredible!! Do not miss it!! We are on holiday for 2 weeks...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Carrie P
Vimoto, Responsable relations clients at Zoo La Boissiere du Dore, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Thanks for spending time to give your positiv opinion on our park. It's a great pleasure for all the team to know that their work is recognised and appreciated. See you soon.

Reviewed September 1, 2017

Well worth the visit, you could easily spend a whole day here walking around. Very wide selection of animals in relatively spacious surroundings. Don't miss the birds of prey show at the end of the day, it is spectacular. Best to bring a picnic, to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Vimoto, Responsable relations publiques at Zoo La Boissiere du Dore, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2017

Thanks for spending time to write your feelings about our zoological park. It's a real pleasure for the whole team to know that his work is much appreciate. See you soon

Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful zoo. Plan the full day there. The only thing, picnic is not allowed outside of the parking area. Luckily sandwiches are not bad - not good either, but not bad. About the animals, we were amazed by the numbers of species and by the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Claire-Alan
Vimoto, Responsable relations publiques at Zoo La Boissiere du Dore, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2017

Thanks for spending time to give your feeling about our park. All the team is very happy to have his work recognized. Hope to see you soon again

Reviewed August 22, 2016

Good selection of animals in good enclosures and all the animals are in good condition and nor displaying any obvious signs of stress...quite the opposite with some of them (especially the snow leopard that high-dived my son through the window! The real magic list in...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Simon P
Vimoto, Propriétaire at Zoo La Boissiere du Dore, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2016

Thanks for your kind words. Hope to see you another time :)

Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Probably the best we've been to in all honesty. Wide range of animals, birds, reptiles etc, many of them in open enclosures, which makes it feel more like a small safari park than a zoo. The animals seemed much happier than in other zoos too,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Vimoto, Propriétaire at Zoo La Boissiere du Dore, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2016

Thanks for your message, regards.

Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

We live close to one of Englands best zoos so expectations were high and we weren't disappointed. A very clean well arranged zoo and you can get so close tot the animals you can touch some (especially the Giraffes). The tigers and gorillas are spectacular...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed July 6, 2015

This is a good zoo and well worth a visit if you are in the area. There was a large range of animals and you could get very close to some of them (with safety glass in-between!). the layout of the park has been thoughtfully...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed September 10, 2013

This is the second time in 2 years we've visited the zoo.The giraffes were, as the previous contributor said truly amazing and I concur with the layout and variety of animals. The staff were helpful and pleasant, but the 'piece de resistance' is the 'Spectacle...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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