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Krakow Zoo (Ogrod Zoologiczny)

#39 of 297 things to do in Krakow Features Animals
al. Kasy Oszczednosci Miasta Krakowa 14, Krakow 30-232, Poland
+48 12 425 35 51
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Very interesting and well organized

The zoo is very good. Worth to be seen, I was amazed by the nightlive animals pavillion, where you... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sofia, Bulgaria
via mobile
Good place to spend time with family

Situated few kilometers from city center, this place seems very nice: rather quite, not lot of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dima L
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Krakow Zoo’s 17 hectares (42 acres) accommodate more than 1,400 animals. Its most prized residents include herds of pygmy hippopotamus and Przewalski horses, Somali wild ass, Pere David's deer, barasingha, South American tapir, white camel, South American sea lions, several species of wild cats and rare antelopes such as addax, eastern bongo and waterbuck.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“big cats” (16 reviews)
“sea lions” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
al. Kasy Oszczednosci Miasta Krakowa 14, Krakow 30-232, Poland
+48 12 425 35 51
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The zoo is very good. Worth to be seen, I was amazed by the nightlive animals pavillion, where you can see them in their natiral habitat. Wonderful place for children and, nevertheless the prices in the area are a little high, the food in the...More

Thank thrillean
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Situated few kilometers from city center, this place seems very nice: rather quite, not lot of people (we were on weekend), fresh air. Good place to spend time with kids, especially in little zoo, where kids can feed animals. Good view to big cats (tigers,...More

Thank Dima L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to visit the Zoo in Krakow in Early August 2017. The Zoo itself a very peaceful place and a great place to walk around. However, I my opinion the Zoo wasn't completely visitor friendly. Apart from the lack of animals (this Zoo reports...More

Thank hurricane999
Reviewed 6 days ago

Small zoo,comparing to world famous gardens..But that doesn't make it unworthy for visiting..Everything is excellent..from the positioning in the town,through surrounding- the beautiful forest and the most important ofcourse the care of the animals...

Thank tz l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The zoo itself was ok, with lots of different animals - but in way too small cages. The food isn't great either. Worth a visit anyway, though.

Thank Lykke G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Krakow has a small family friendly zoo which by modern standards (eg Berlin or Amsterdam) is small with many animals kept in small enclosures (eg Elephants). Located in the middle of a forest it is easily reached by public transport. The frequent bus service 134...More

Thank Rosie5757
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Nice zoo but really small. A lot was closed and a lot of animals were inside so you could not see them. People who work there were not really nice if you did not know the way to somewhere. Also the cages of the animals...More

1  Thank Sasha v
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I am spellbound from this Krakow Zoo. Your children have to see all these animals and beauty. It is very big and there are a lot of kind of birds, animals...The Peacocks walk free there, they are so beautiful

Thank Aurel K
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely day here. Sun shone and was busy. Lots to see and a play area for young kids. Think it was roughly £7.00 in for the 3 of us. Animals seemed content and well fed not scrawny and ready to pop their clogs....More

1  Thank hotasaF
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

If you're visiting krakow with kids and have a spare few hours this kept oasis of some unusual animals is a must. At only £4 each it's a bargain. The collection of wild cats is large as well as different birds and small monkeys. Enclosures...More

Thank Kate s
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Raquel M
6 March 2017|
Response from Steve C | Reviewed this property |
you need to go to Krakow Football Stadium about a 15 min walk from the centre or catch a bus/tram there and there's a bus will take you directly to the zoo
georgette s
11 August 2016|
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Response from JakubCK | Reviewed this property |
No, only in ticket offices by cash or credit card