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Zoo Zurich

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Zuerichbergstrasse 221, Zurich 8044, Switzerland
+41 44 254 25 00
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Züri zoo

Beautiful Zoo, where most of the animals seem to have enough space and great treatment. Very much... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
Nimo R
via mobile
Good Zoo to visit

This Zoo is from the good ones I have visited with my children. I had the chance to see the lions... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2016
Manama, Bahrain
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«People who know animals will protect them.» Up above the city of Zurich, spanning a surface of approximately 27 hectares, is Switzerland’s largest and most frequently visited cultural and educational institution: Zoo Zurich. The popular nationwide excursion destination wants to get people interested in animals and encourage them to play an active role in nature conservation and the protection of species.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Zuerichbergstrasse 221, Zurich 8044, Switzerland
+41 44 254 25 00
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful Zoo, where most of the animals seem to have enough space and great treatment. Very much enjoyable with kids in young age

Thank Nimo R
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This Zoo is from the good ones I have visited with my children. I had the chance to see the lions, tigers and leopards through glass-walls. You can see also, elephants, Gorillas, types on monkeys, Lamas, Camels, Zebras and many other animals. Also there was...More

Thank Bumandal
Reviewed 13 August 2016

The zoo in general is fine, and it's green and organised. However, the experience was marred by seeing the gorillas and orangutans in their small, indoor and mentally unstimulating cages. I understand that the gorillas will have a better living arrangement in 7 years time,...More

Thank IHN001
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

My be this Zoo is for families with small children, because everywhere was families with strollers, with children who even is to young to understand where they are. I did look forward to visit Zurich Zoo, but what a disappointment. First tickets was very expensive,...More

Thank Lolita B
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I took the number 6 tram which stops near the zoo with only a five min walk to get there. I think this is well worth a visit housing the biggest gorilla and orangotangs I have ever seen. There is so much to see so...More

Thank helen c
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I'm not a big fan of wild animals behind fences, but went with a friend and her kid. It was great for the little one and we enjoyed ourselves as well. Some of the enclosures are tiny, but I think they're working on it. Quite...More

Thank 1981Julie
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The zoo is very large, diverse, very clean and interesting. We were all very happy and enjoyed it a lot. The elephant presentation and the penguin feeding time was great to watch and enjoyable for everyone. Not only for kids, also a great outing for...More

Thank Mali0788
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Really nice zoo. Very well made with options for food and drink. All animals and birds were great to see. Lots of walking though do comfortable shoes is must. They also expanding it. The zoolino area is nice for kids where they can go inside...More

Thank mahmoud s
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Hardly see any animals.. Just a big green bark.. The elephants zone smell like a hell .. No kids attractions .. Been in better zoo's

1  Thank assad_kh
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The Zoo is really special and the kids just love to go there time after time. On weekends you'd find parking problem but it ain't a big deal.

Thank Yonathan Y
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3 November 2017|
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Response from travelmaniac1977 | Reviewed this property |
It's open 365 days a year from 9 to 6 (winter months 5 p.m.). 21 and older pay 26.- , 16 to 20 it's 21.-, 6-15 is 13.- Swiss Francs. A family day pass would be 71. Kids younger than 6 are free. From the main train station it... More
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