We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lisbon Zoo

Features Animals
Estrada de Benfica 158-160, Lisbon 1549-004, Portugal
+351 21 723 2910
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 37.16*
and up
Lisbon Zoo Entrance Ticket Including Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
More Info
US$ 23.98*
and up
City Sightseeing Lisbon Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
More Info
US$ 14.39*
and up
Lisbon Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour with Optional Cascais Line
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
LISBON ZOO – GO AROUND THE WORLD IN JUST ONE DAY At Lisbon Zoo, we invite you to travel around the world without leaving Lisbon. Find the Sumatran Tigers in the dense vegetation of the Rainforest, observe lions, giraffes and elephants behaviour at the dry African Savannah and dazzle with the majestic flight of the colourful birds of South America. Our mission is to develop and promote a zoological and botanical park, as a centre of conservation, reproduction and reintroduction of endangered species, through scientific investigation and environmental enrichment programs. Along with education is a strong entertainment component that will ensure a great family time, always with the conviction that when visiting Lisbon Zoo you’re contributing to this great project of conservations of endangered species and their habitats.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dolphin show” (268 reviews)
“cable car” (193 reviews)
“sea lions” (37 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Estrada de Benfica 158-160, Lisbon 1549-004, Portugal
+351 21 723 2910
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (3,145)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 895 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great afternoon. Cheap afternoon visit to a place you wouldn’t think of going. I enjoyed it very much they have a lot of animals you wouldn’t think of. I would definitely go again

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

They have a good range if animals and, most importantly, they look well looked after with good living conditions. There is a metro stop close by but they don't provide sign posts. Bear left as you leave the zoo exit

Thank BangkokAndy1976
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love going to zoos, but didn't realise there was one as it isn't greatly advertised. We only found out at it on a Yellow Bus tours leaflet. It was a really warm day, so most of the animals were out sunbathing. Baby zebras were...More

Thank VikkiG206
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lisbon zoo is beautifully set up and easily accessible with a stroller. Be sure to check your map(very easy to read) and timings of the shows. It is bigger than expected and we roughly spent about 5 hours. We had visited on a Saturday,...More

Thank masmahomed
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on a Sunday. Was very busy, but park is so big that there is plenty of space to walk around and view. It was very hot the day we went so some animals were sleeping or finding shade, very sensible I say. I found...More

Thank net17lin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perhaps it was the time of day and the fact that Lisbon was experiencing a brief heat wave, but there were a LOT of animals that were either sleeping or simply nowhere to be seen. The zoo does have a nice setup/aesthetic in that everything...More

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really liked how organized was the ZOO, they've made a very good map and the animals are placed perfectly so you can see them as you wish. They offer many other activities, dolphin show, riding a cable car over the whole ZOO, reptile show...More

Thank Ivo K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found the zoo was extremely expensive. There was nothing overly special about it and it was quiet a bit outside the city. There are no restaurants outside the zoo. I like zoos and I think sometimes it's good for animals to be protected but...More

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice to have an actual full days of seeing animals and activities for the family here. All animals were well cared for and all with good amount of space. nice to go on the overhead cable car to see all the zoo and animals that...More

Thank Shrimps_Dad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I dont make it a point of visiting zoos on holiday but my wife and i like animals and birds so we decided to to take it in on our vacation, We arrived 5 minutes to the end of the dolphin show in the morning...More

Thank jim l
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurante Sete Mares
523 reviews
.58 km away
Restaurante o Carvoeiro de Palma
300 reviews
.68 km away
Tipico Restaurant
135 reviews
.60 km away
Marques de Palma
169 reviews
.54 km away
Nearby Attractions
Museu Benfica - Cosme Damiao
157 reviews
1.41 km away
Palace of the Marquises
281 reviews
.78 km away
Central Mosque of Lisbon
26 reviews
1.39 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Alin G
4 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Chandra G | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They're open 10-6 from what I can find on their website.
9 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Graham B | Reviewed this property |
No, nothing like that inside.
5 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from jayang22 | Reviewed this property |
Schedule is on the website and there are different times for summer and winter shows. Assume you're referring to the Dolphin show as there is also a sea-lion and bird show. I recently went to the Dolphin show and there was... More