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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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Nice zoo

We had a great time at the zoo. There were some areas that were under construction, but overall the zoo was very nice. Beautiful gardens, nice boat ride, and lots of great animals... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We had a great time at the zoo. There were some areas that were under construction, but overall the zoo was very nice. Beautiful gardens, nice boat ride, and lots of great animals (elephants, giraffes, polar bears). My kids loved the giant chess boards, and there's some nice playgrounds for younger kids. There's restaurants to get food, or you can... More 

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Really glad I decided to go to this park. I don't have a big zoo where I live and don't often have the oppertunity to go to one. This is a beautiful garden in a middle of town. It has to offer many flowers, gardens, animals and a few activity for children. There are not particually many animals but they... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The zoo is really beautiful ! A lot of animals with nice spaces suitable for each of them. There is a giant chess table with pieces the size of a human :)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I was amazed by this zoo. At first glance I thought it was just a park with some few common Zoo animals, like Zebras and monkeys. To my surprise it is a well-served zoo... they have Lions, Elephants, Giraffes, big sentiment of Monkeys and even polar bears... YES, you read it correctly!

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Canada
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

The grounds are beautiful, the park space is lovely, with lots of beautiful places to sit down after walking around. We like to visit the zoo in every city we travel to, and this was was one of the prettiest, with many diverse animals. They also do not charge much for the entrance fee.

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Conway, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Think of this zoo as a really nice park that happens to have a number of animal exhibits and you'll enjoy it more. The exhibits themselves tend toward the old-fashioned and small. Don't eat there (see my review of the Zoo Terrassen Restaurant). The playgrounds for kids are nice and the gardens are beautiful. It is a nice day to... More 

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I have to admit that I am not a fan of zoos at all because wild animals are not there for people's entertainment and have a right to be free in the natural environment they belong to. Anyway there are zoos which offer areas which are rudimentary appropriate to the species. But this zoo has such small cages - poor... More 

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This year opened the new Exotichaus. It applies new exotic animals and plants to discover. The equally new gastronomy invites you to linger.

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brighton, uk
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Ok, so it's a very pretty park but there's no way such a small zoo should be allowed the number of large animals which they have. The enclosure sizes are tiny -- hippos and elephants are huge mammals but they have barely any space to move; the lions and leopard are in cages which my pet cat would find cramped... More 

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This is a lovely place. Entrance is very cheap and you go on one of the boats around the river too. Lots of animals and lots of beautiful park space. There's even a Japanese garden!

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Address: Ettlinger Strasse 6, 76137 Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number: +49 (0) 721 133 6815
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Karlsruhe

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