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Leipzig Zoo (Zoologischer Garten Leipzig)

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Address: Pfaffendorfer-Strasse 29, 04105, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
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One of the best zoo parks

Modern zoo with huge variety of animals. We liked the multimedia enriched information about the animals. A boat trip through Gondwanna-Land was the highlight.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Berlin, Germany
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's supposed to be one of GDR's show- pieces, but I just can't find a sence in looking at locked up wild animals, since I believe that they belong in their own habitat....

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Modern zoo with huge variety of animals. We liked the multimedia enriched information about the animals. A boat trip through Gondwanna-Land was the highlight.

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Thank Jan R
Halle, Germany
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I absolutely loved the experience! Leipzig Zoo is a state-of-the-art animal park with loads of interactive features. You learn a lot about the animals, the environment they live in, and you can get really up-close. I especially loved the new Gondwana-Land exhibition. Great fun to walk around and discover, and also to rest and relax with a plate of food.

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Thank TimothyRA
Leipzig, Germany
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed visiting this zoo. I especially loved viewing the tigers from the glass window it made me feel closer to them.

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Dresden, Germany
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29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This zoo is really beautiful and full of different sceneries! Indoor and outdoor, there is so much to see! Definitely there is something for every taste, literally cauze also the restaurant is really good. I really enjoyed the day there and I recommend it for everyone! You should plan a whole day trip, cauze otherwise you wont have the chance... More 

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Thank Benjamin R
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

I visited here on my own whilst visiting the city. The zoo is quite large and I would advise using the map to ensure you don't miss anything. It is very hot and cold going in and out of buildings so be prepared to take coats off and on a lot. There are lots of animals to see and their... More 

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Thank Tom L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Yet another, typical zoo. If it wasn't for Gondwanaland dome (which in fact has nothing in common with Gondwana, more like with Nicaragua), I would classify it is as boring. Be prepared to stay in a line at the cashbox for some time, especially on sunny weekends.

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Thank Slavo M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Still innovating and adding new enclosures . The walks are very nice with plenty to see. Kids can have their fun in a dragon park, a former bear enclosure. A visit worthwhile and a year card for the ones living in Leipzig is recommended.

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We visited as a large party (around 15 of us, with 3 children under 11) in December. The highlight of the visit was Gondwanaland, a large indoor part of the zoo. You can take a short boat trip around the inside, it costs an extra €1.50 and it was okay, good for historical facts of the beginning of the world.... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

The awesome place! Hope to visit it in Summer. There are a lot of different zones, such as tropics, where you may see a lot of tropical plants, birds and monkeys.

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