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Manila Zoo

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Quirino Ave. at Adriatico St., Manila, Luzon, Philippines
+63 2 525 8157
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A tiger in a cage

A tiger in a cage? Seriously? It's an average zoo perhaps below average. The only good thing I see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Arjay B
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Animal sanctuary

Perhaps the first zoo in the Philippines to ever have varieties of species, mammals to reptiles... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christy A
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  • Excellent3%
  • Very good10%
  • Average34%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible31%
1 week ago
“A tiger in a cage”
3 weeks ago
“Kids will Enjoy”
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Quirino Ave. at Adriatico St., Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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+63 2 525 8157

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A tiger in a cage? Seriously? It's an average zoo perhaps below average. The only good thing I see is that there are no emaciated animals. All of them are well fed. I may be wrong, too. It still haunts me to this day that...More

Thank Arjay B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perhaps the first zoo in the Philippines to ever have varieties of species, mammals to reptiles, fishes to birds etc. I remember getting face to face with the king of the jungle.

Thank Christy A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A horrible place where languishing animals are imprisoned in decrepit cages. Their main attraction, Mali, has been kept in a barren concrete pit since 1977. When I saw her she was leaning against wall as it appeared that she was alleviating pain on one of...More

2  Thank Marcel T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would say that this place still has it's charm for the kids but for adults this is just an unappealing place. The monkeys are not healthy...you'll see a lot of skin disease or somthing.

Thank RheivenRei
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Most of the animals you see here are sleeping monkeys, they also look a bit malnourish. The entire place needs further maintenance. The set of animals you can see is very limited.

Thank Rheinialal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Surprisingly there were many animals and beautiful aquarium,lots to do and lots to see,we had a fantastic family day out..no time to rest as it's very big..

Thank Rhina R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Normally I like visiting zoos to see the unique animals that you would not ordinarily get to see otherwise. So Me, my Fiancee, and her sister took a ride into Manila to the zoo. I wish I skipped this trip. So many empty cages, yes...More

1  Thank klindhei
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am sure that the people who work here do all they can for the animals but this is a zoo of the worst kind. Cages far too small They animals look stressed. The reptile area is appealing it's small dirty and uneducational Not many...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son (3 yrs old) loved it...but we as parents came away with a tear in our eyes. The condition of zoo was falling apart. The animals looked malnourished and far from happy, animals are given to you to hold with wounds on their mouth...More

1  Thank PS B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not really worth a visit, ocean park is much better.. OK to pass the time for a couple of hours but animals not kept in great conditions

Thank Gary M
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evelyn519f
24 April 2017|
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Response from jonfeaver | Reviewed this property |
100 peso, it is ok for the price, do not expect Western style zoo it is a bit run down
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johnsonramoni
1 April 2017|
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Response from Richard M | Reviewed this property |
100 pesos for each foreigner. I do not know if there is a discount for children.
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crisostomosheriza
16 December 2016|
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Response from waget | Reviewed this property |
the lone elephant is still there. Reptile section is not much. The aviary still okay. Monkeys still ok. Hippo there is one, deers, have. Hebra, cross between horse and zebra, crocs, lion, tiger. Kidzoo is extra fee but with... More
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