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Sarajevo Zoo

#43 of 117 things to do in Sarajevo Features Animals
Patriotske Lige, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
+387 33 560-560
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Ok for kids but needs renovation

This zoo is rather old and small. To be honest, I felt a bit uneasy about some of the animals... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rijeka, Croatia
The only attraction for kids

very small and basic attraction for kids. good to spend some time there it is very basic and... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
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  • Average33%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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Patriotske Lige, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
+387 33 560-560
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This zoo is rather old and small. To be honest, I felt a bit uneasy about some of the animals (monkeys, for example) because their living spaces were tiny and unkempt. The lions have a nice, new enclosure, but we didn't see them because they...More

Thank hrcaksmrcak
Reviewed 9 May 2017

very small and basic attraction for kids. good to spend some time there it is very basic and small. in Sarajevo this is the only place I have seen for kids I am not sure if there is more places

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Beautiful place. Stunning nature near the city center. Definitely a must visit in Sarajevo. I love it.

Thank Mick66622
Reviewed 1 January 2017

A wintery visit to the zoo for my kids as they had enough of museums and buildings. Not too many animals but the kids were happy enough.

Thank imanandengy
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice place, beautiful nature near the city center, but with very poor animals and with very few animals. Here you can spend a couple of hours and that's it for a long period.

Thank Tatjana G
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Its simple nice and good for children👍🏻 its contain two kinds of games beside animals : games paid with money like cars for babies and young , also train .. ect , also there are free playgrounds for babies i love it also my baby

Thank Esraa K
Reviewed 9 August 2016

very good for kids one of the best place in town, very clean and many different kinds of animals in good condition.

Thank samuel s
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

You would not imagine the zoo is so close by. Animals are a vast variety with Lamas, birds, predators, and many more. The is a special section for reptiles. The zoo also has a small section for children activities. The very young ones can ride...More

1  Thank Mohammad K
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Most of the animals look in ok condition, and the lion enclosure is pretty modern, but there's no hiding the fact that the place as a whole is pretty tired and dilapidated. The staff are friendly, and the locals visiting with mainly small kids seem...More

Thank Johnny T
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoy our visit small zoo but a must see for families with kids , love the Lion cage the kids can see the Lion moving around

Thank Shaima'a A
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