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Faunia

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Avenida Comunidades 28 | Valdebernardo, 28032 Madrid, Spain
+34 902 53 55 45
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Excellent Animal Park visit

This is a great park, no big animals but the different areas are well set out and with many... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Darvil71
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London, United Kingdom
Could be better

While it is quite a trek to get to Faunia (train to Manuel Becerra then bus), the location allows... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
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The 140,000 square meters of this biological park are home to more than 3.000 different animals from different climates and ecosystems.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“big animals” (6 reviews)
“madrid zoo” (8 reviews)
“sea lions” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Avenida Comunidades 28 | Valdebernardo, 28032 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

This is a great park, no big animals but the different areas are well set out and with many internal areas you can escape from the outdoor heat periodically. Only issue is the transport links are not great, we had a 1/2 walk from nearest...More

1  Thank Darvil71
Reviewed 8 May 2017

While it is quite a trek to get to Faunia (train to Manuel Becerra then bus), the location allows for less cramped animal settings. There are the usual farm pet animals, the wandering birds (including an aggressive turkey), monkeys crossing ropes over a pond, suricates,...More

Thank witch0f0z
Faunia P, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Faunia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

We regret the inconvenient kiosk about restaurants. Throughout the park, there are different restaurants with a wide variety of options. We recommend consulting all schedules in information point or main coffee shop. Our main mission is the care, welfare and conservation.To do this, We look...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Faunia is amazing. Much better than Madrid zoo. It can be reached by metro from the city centre but is a 15 min walk from the metro. I advise to plan your day and try to do the earlier shows as the shows such as...More

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Faunia P, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Faunia, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 10 February 2017

There are zoos and zoos. In this one you can see that the people working with the animals actually love what they do and they are not there because of the pay-roll. The animals have "good" conditions and they look very healthy. It's interesting and...More

Thank Oscar M
Faunia P, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Faunia, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

We are pleasured to read opinions like yours. Thank you for your visit and kind regards.

Reviewed 12 November 2016

We went by taxi from Gran Via and it cost us around 15€, not a bad price. The price for two adults was about 50€, a little on the expensive side, but if you book online its cheaper. There are loads of lovely animals to...More

Thank Charlee Natasha F
Faunia P, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Faunia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2016

Dear Traveler, We appreciate your recommendation and regret that you haven´t had occasion to know the Polar Ecosystem that is currently temporarily closed for improvement in its facilities. On the other hand, in spite of the supervision of our staff, the collaboration of the public...More

Reviewed 10 November 2016

Difficult to reach via metro, but access via bus is an option. Well laid out, with a recommended route to help out. Book online for the best prices and be aware that not all food venues will be open. Our highlight was the manatee tunnel,...More

Thank KRFarrar
Faunia P, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Faunia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2016

Dear traveler, we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Faunia. Thank you and kind regards.

Reviewed 1 November 2016

WOW! So much more interesting than Madrid Zoo. So many beautiful creatures to see up close, very clean and well kept grounds. Be prepared to walk for a few hours. However , there are clean benches everywhere for a rest. The bird show is amazing,...More

Thank Cliff H
Faunia P, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Faunia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

Dear Cliff, thanks for sharing your comment with other travelers. We're glad you enjoyed the visit. Normally, we recommend an average of 5 hours to enjoy the tour of the park along its 14 hectares. Greetings.

Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

First it is worth it for kids and adults alike. Some animals have paddocks and you can get really close to them and that is great for the little ones. I would buy tickets online as they are cheaper. Make sure you save all of...More

Thank Alexandra O
Faunia P, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Faunia, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2016

Dear Alexandra, thank you very much for your comment. We are very happy to know that you liked our park. In Faunia we have more than 3,000 animals of 300 different species. We recommend an average of six hours to cover the entire park. On...More

Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

No family ticket, no discounts for off season. Hardly anyone there but still asking for full price ticket which would have come to 127 euros. Bought it online there and then at the entrance for 105! Inside many parts were shut and now shows i...More

3  Thank babbrain
Reviewed 10 February 2016

There is a great deal to do in this zoo which lacks the big animals of Madrid Zoo but makes up for it with the sheer volume . We followed the advised route around the zoo which worked well in terms of getting to the...More

2  Thank benedick
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23 September 2017|
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Response from witch0f0z | Reviewed this property |
Faunia is open daily from 10:30 to 20:00, but you should check their website for current hours in case they are closed for a local holiday/works/an event. Tickets were something like 27euro/person, you can buy them online... More
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Response from Faunia P | Property representative |
Good Morning. Yes, the park will be open, but the schedules on the web are not yet available. Kind regards.
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smturakhia
30 May 2017|
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Response from Faunia P | Property representative |
Hello, You can ask in our restaurant El Olivo where you can find salads and different options. Kind regards.
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