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Riyadh Zoo

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Closed Now: 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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An overall good experience:)

We recently visited zoo and I must say it’s a pretty good place on a lovely weather day . Highly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
hashk2018
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Very nice

Family-friendly, nice place, clean. Organized and neat. Lots of very unique and exotic animals... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
hananshahin
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Saudi Arabia’s largest zoo, housing some 40 species of animals, permits either a mother or a father to accompany children but does not allow the whole family to vist together.
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed yesterday

Very good zoo and good maintenance so many animals the kids like to see very big African elephant amazing trip train also very good with cheap ticket just 2 SR

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank squadri683
Reviewed 4 days ago

My kids loved it. There is 1 or 2 days for singles only, so make sure you check which is singles day and which is family day. Normally weekends are all Family days and crowded as well. Good small eating options inside. Animals are good...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jawadarshad007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited zoo and I must say it’s a pretty good place on a lovely weather day . Highly maintained ! Lots of animals and birds to see which is a delight for kids . The train inside provides a lovely tour of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hashk2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The facility is nice and rich for it's size, it even has a research center but not accessible to public. The animals are healthy and out for viewing willingly despite their avilable open dormitories. The kids can have lots of fun there I will add...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank WESSAM M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family-friendly, nice place, clean. Organized and neat. Lots of very unique and exotic animals. Really nice.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hananshahin
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Its not that much we'll maintained its normal only not msny animals are there. But you can see some parrots.. If you hve children then good to visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pioneer781313
Reviewed December 6, 2018

the suitable time to be with, afternoon weekend, you'll found a nice grub of an african animals, healthy and like to see people around there places .

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank suliman a
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

It's good place to. Visit for weekends with family. Specially in these days of mild weather. It's very big so you have to Walk alot. There are mini markets, snacks shops, grill restaurant available inside. Overall it was nice visit. Tickets cost 10 SR pr...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank malik236
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Riyadh zoo is a nice place to visit with your family specially from November till March as during this period temperature is very nice. The zoo has a variety of animals like monkeys, lions and elephants.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Abdelkarim_Saleh
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Generally, the Zoo is not this big, but almost includes most of the well-known animals, it was amazing for my kids. Also, snacks shops are available everywhere, it was very clean and tidy even especially for the toilets. Moreover, you need to carefully choose the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank ahmedyus
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ThyaguA2
December 3, 2018|
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Response from asaad m | Reviewed this property |
Check the website: ArRiyadh Zoo Timings: Days Morning (8:30 am to 12:00 pm) Evening (1:00 pm till Maghrib Prayer) Friday Families (after Jummah prayer to Maghrib prayer) Saturday Families (9:00 am to Maghrib... More
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hashk2018
October 29, 2018|
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Response from asaad m | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The Riyadh Zoo is a family place and I went there with my wife and kids. There shouldn't be any problem in going there as a couple and/or with kids, or any one parent with kids.
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August 22, 2018|
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ArRiyadh Zoo Timings: Days Morning (8:30 am to 12:00 pm) Evening (1:00 pm till Maghrib Prayer) Friday Families (after Jummah prayer to Maghrib prayer) Saturday Families (9:00 am to Maghrib Prayer) Sunday Closed for... More
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