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Zürich Zoo

  • Zürichbergstr. 221 Map It
  • Kreis 7
  • Zoo/Aquarium

Published 04/14/2015

Fodor's Review

This is one of Europe's outstanding zoos, with more than 1,500 animals, including Asian elephants, black rhinos, seals, and big cats. Two of the more unusual attractions are a huge dome stocked with flora and small free-range fauna you might encounter in a jungle in Madagascar, including lemurs and the endangered Bernier's teal; and the new elephant park, Kaeng Krachan, which allows you to see the elephants swim underwater. Set in a tree-filled park, the zoo is just east of the city center and easily reached by Trams 5 and 6.

Sight Information


Zürichbergstr. 221, Zürich, 8001, Switzerland

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Website: www.zoo.ch

Sight Details:

  • 26 SF
  • Mar.–Oct., daily 9–6; Nov.–Feb., daily 9–5

Published 04/14/2015


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