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Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden

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Allatkerti koerut 6-12., Budapest 1146, Hungary
+36 1 273 4900
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One of the oldest zoos in Europe, established in 1866, features the hippopotamus, bred in captivity, and an animal nursery of lion and bear cubs.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Allatkerti koerut 6-12., Budapest 1146, Hungary
+36 1 273 4900
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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I like to visit zoo at different places, and I am planning during my Budapest trip to see Hungary zoo - we did. I can't say that this is the best place for visiting, but good. If complete with a Prague zoo - Prague is...More

Thank Elena-Barbie
Reviewed 5 December 2016

It is an old zoo, but however very nice to visit. We stayed there the whole afternoon, so this means there is something to see

Thank 9000Gent
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We spent almost a day here. The queue to get in was worth it at the end. There is a big variety of animals and they all look good. The zoo itself is large and you need to have patience and a good plan (and...More

Thank Gabriela S
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Was expecting an old days zoo of chain link and bars but was pleasantly surprised considering oldest zoo in the world. Loads to see and a lot of walk in enclosures. Reptile house most impressive with a lot of snakes not usually seen in zoos....More

1  Thank pratty1230
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Nice stroll around the zoo in the cold sunshine It was quiet when we visited, they had a good selection of different animals Would like to come back in the summer

Thank Chic1960
Reviewed 29 November 2016

i had a wonderful day at this zoo - an average rating zoo- but relatively cheap about £7 a good range of aniamals

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

First animal we saw was a grizzly bear that look depressed, I was close to tears as he was lying in his concrete enclosure. Loads of enclosures with no animals in?! It was quiet and like an apocalypse, not sure if we came at the...More

4  Thank sem95x
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We have just visited the zoo in Budapest and found it to be good and value for money though initially thought it was going to be very poor. Once past a few empty enclosures, closed attractions and areas being redeveloped it greatly improved once we...More

Thank karl100000
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

The best zoo by far I have ever been too, so much to see and such a fare price for what it was! We had obviously gone at a off season time so there was a lot of work going on but none of that...More

Thank will l
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We went to the zoo in November thinking that it is not going to be to much stuff to see because of the coldness, but, we where wrong. The zoo itself is beautiful and colorful in this time of the year, so it was a...More

Thank Ivana Z
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Response from AMcS123 | Reviewed this property |
We think you have to pay. You can only feed some animals.
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Response from ukmatt01 | Reviewed this property |
no but a brilliant zoo Hannah dont miss it