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Zoo Karlsruhe

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Address: Ettlinger Str. 6, 76137, Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 721 1336815

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As other reviews have said this isn't the biggest zoo but it is clean and has some interesting animals

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Jonathan H
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136 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

As other reviews have said this isn't the biggest zoo but it is clean and has some interesting animals

Thank Jonathan H
Rome, Italy
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39 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a visit that I didn't expected because along stay in this city as originally planned. I went with my girlfriend and we fell in love with the different places inside the zoo facilities and it is also very good that it's near the station so, even if you are traveling but have some hours free. This is a... More 

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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My children are big animal lovers, so we like taking them to zoos and aquariums. This zoo is pretty big and nice. We could have easily stayed there all day but it got crowded in the afternoon (it was a sunny Sunday after months of snow and rain and coldness) so we left. We are a family of 5 and... More 

Thank Natalie S
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28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

The zoo is clean and the animals well taken care of. The park itself is large and amazing for a walk on a sunny day. Totally recommend it for a day trip with family. Take a little something to eat and drink though because there isn't much variety. Children also enjoy the playground and the large chess game towards the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Visited this place in August. It's not the biggest zoo but it has it has such a beautiful scenario. There are many kinds of animals and insteresting information about them. You could easily spend the whole day walking and enjoying the different areas in the zoo. The rose garden is a must if you visit the zoo, and the small... More 

Thank Alex G
Karlsruhe, Germany
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

It is certainly not the biggest and fanciest zoo in the world or even Germany but has a good size for smaller children, nice and partly modern areas for animals and plants from all around the world. Both indoor and outdoor enclosures are becoming more animal- and visitor- friendly every year. During summer there is a small boat cruise on... More 

Thank miqster
Regensburg, Germany
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46 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

low key, walk through and enjoy the animals and flowers. central in city, and inexpensive fun. very european, just strolling around. again, colder months are also good for the zoo. try it.

Thank travinfo60
Chicago IL
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42 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a very pretty zoo in a park-like setting. The grounds are really nice and it's not very big, it's an easy outing and not expensive. I was wowed by the new exotic house - what a neat place! You could wander in there for a long time or just stand and observe all that's going on around you.... More 

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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

This was a lovely zoo with wonderful walking paths, a fun "boat" ride and beautiful gardens! Would recommend!

Thank Denise Z
Karlsruhe, Germany
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Do not expect these - this is a Zoo which currently changes policy from keeping sensations "in prison" to support survival of endangered species. And: show these animals in an environment as close to natural one as possible. This Zoo is located just opposite the Main Train Station and can easily be reached by public transport.At the entrance, you will... More 

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