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Zoo Karlsruhe

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Address: Ettlinger Strasse 6, 76137, Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number: +49 (0) 721 133 6815
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Small but fine

I like to go there just to walk around the zoo or see the animals. You have on one side the animals and the other side the flamingos, the flowers and the japanese garten. They... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 15, 2015
Karlsruhe, Germany
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25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being a couple of times there, I'd say is one of the prettiest places to see in Karlsruhe. A mixture between gardens and zoo just about right. The gardens look gorgeous in the summer, with some picnic spots. The zoo area is also very nice. You can see many different animals including elephants, leopard, flamingos, polar bears and penguins. Very... More 

Thank Luiz Henrique S
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70 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place! Not far from city centre and central railway station Great playground Enormous! Not crowded even on weekend Our toddler (2,5 y.o.) saw everything, very comfortable for little ones Contact zoo is ❤️

Thank Наталья М
London, United Kingdom
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187 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with family and 2 small children. Brilliant place so many animals in a lovely environment. Loved the giraffe and flamingos.

Thank ariannadp
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to several zoos in different countries and cities but this is the one that i liked most! It is not just about animals, it is worth it even if you just want to go out for a walk. The area is big, so you might need about 3 hours to see everything. In summer, there is a lake... More 

Thank Rima S
Paris, France
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

I'm not usually into zoos and hadn't set foot in one in years, but this zoo/park is huge, interesting and well kept. The animals were a lot more varied than we expected, from frogs to bats, sea lions to elephants, and snow leopards to hippos. There's also a nice cafeteria with a lovely view on monkeys and tropical plants.

Thank Jessica A
Karlsruhe, Germany
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

I like to go there just to walk around the zoo or see the animals. You have on one side the animals and the other side the flamingos, the flowers and the japanese garten. They opened an exotic house. It´s nice but not so accessible with small kids.

Thank jazzymutey
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Large zoo with many sections, well-planned out. Huge cafeteria with lots of hot meals. We had lots of fun & took tons of photos! Not overly busy either.

Thank Deniz U
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

It is not only a zoo but a great relaxing place with the kids. The garden with a class cupboard for the books is excellent for the ones looking for a tranquil outdoor corner

Thank Sebnem D
Belgrade, Serbia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

A fantastic zoo. Animals from all over the world, beautiful nature and parks, food on every corner. Also, you can take a ride in a boat on the lake. P.S. If you're in Karlsruhe on Lichterfest, it's a great thing to see. Visit the zoo in the evening and enjoy candles and lights.

Thank ArthurSelt
Belfast, United Kingdom
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243 reviews
75 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

I have been to this zoo a few times by now and it is a great place to spend a day. My other half had some business stuff to attend so my son and I made frequent trips to the zoo. It has all the things kids love - animals of course, boat ride, petting zoo with goats and chickens... More 

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