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Heidelberg Zoo

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Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 64550
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Small zoo, but great variety of animals

I had a wonderful time here on an absolutely beautiful day. The park was very clean and organized... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
classymoose
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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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Good day out

We visited with our daughter and our dog. Had quite low expectations, but it was a great place to... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
gill1000
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London, England
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The city's large zoo is home to a diverse range of animals and birds.
Opens in 17 min
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 6221 64550
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"sea lions"
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"beautiful animals"
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"whole family"
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"worth a visit"
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"couple of hours"
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"gift shop"
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"sunny day"
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"elephants"
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"playground"
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"tiger"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a wonderful time here on an absolutely beautiful day. The park was very clean and organized; however, there seemed to be dead ends and construction everywhere. Aside from that, the park was easy to navigate and offered plenty of amenities throughout the park....More

Thank classymoose
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We visited with our daughter and our dog. Had quite low expectations, but it was a great place to spend the afternoon. We had read that it was good for a few hours, we were there for nearly 5 hours. You can get quite close...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

The zoo is a bit on the small size and sadly the animals don't have as much space as one might wish. Kids hat more space in the playground that some of the animals in their cages. Also all the electric fencing was a bit...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Small Zoo with very view animals - the surrounding has to have a refurbishment - some Amazing seaeagles

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Went in November so many animals were away for hibernation. However, we saw lions, tigers, bears, elephants, and everything in between. Some really cute attractions! However, it is sad to see the lions and tigers and especially the large able all in time cages. It...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice day ...especially it was sunny day...super clean and quite ...not crowded in the weekend ...but few shops are opened ... gift shop was little bit expensive... ticket was 10.4 euro for an adult...there a cheaper one for kids and families... alot of clean...More

Thank sameh m
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This zoo is not completely typical. Yes it has the normal animals you expect but it also caters to kids in other ways too. Most zoos just have animal attractions where Heidelberg also gives your kids some play time also. They have 2 playgrounds...1 rather...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

This is a small to middle-size zoo with most of the animals you would expect to find - a good way to spend a couple of hours outside when the weather is good. Some of the birds and the beasts even speak English (with so...More

Thank TonyFribourg
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

When I was in Heidelberg Zoo there were no expectations at all. the enclosures are okay and many information about the species. If you visit this zoo don't miss the elephanthouse. Its very interessting. Food and drinks are okay (even price).

Thank Wizo2014
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

this is a very small place with limited animals and the place seemed kind of lifeless to me. only german map available and info was almost all in german with little or no english at all. poor signages for directions to various exhibits throughout the...More

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