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Zoo Wuppertal

Hubertusallee 30, Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Elberfeld-Mitte)
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Ranked #6 of 18 Attractions in Wuppertal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Zoos
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Temse, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Super clean, spacious, well contained animals! Dobring your picnic because german junkfood is really junk! And expensieve junk at that! Restaurant was closed down.

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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83 reviews 83 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The lush green Wuppertal Zoo is very easy to reach with public train transport. Once inside the Zoo offers some modern animal attractions such as the elephants' housing. Pushing a pram around can be a bit daunting as the Zoo is hilly. The kids play area draws the families wanting to take time out. Looking forward to a better dining... More

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

this zoo has several major attractions : elephants, polar and codiac bears, sea lions, lions and tigers. i brought my family and it tooks 4~5 hours to cover the whole area of the zoo. it was beautiful place and very recommended for family trip.

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Espoo, Finland
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171 reviews 171 reviews
38 attraction reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

The zoo was really nice, with a lot of different kind of animals. Some of the pens were quite big and offered wide spaces for animals, but some others were a bit too small, I think. There were some big animals in the zoo, like lions, tigers, elephants and polar bears... Lions had a really huge area for them, but... More

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Wuppertal, Germany
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117 reviews 117 reviews
98 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

I went to this zoo several times since I'm born in that town. Sure, its no comparison to the large, famous zoos all over the world. But its a unique one. Its set within a wonderful landscape, there are trees dozens or hundreds of years old, many different single paths you can walk by yourself and the whole design is... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

This was my 2 visit, this time I went with my camera ;) it was a beautiful day, so many people... The is a lot of animals, interesting too. Love the lions - got a bit scared when I was alone with them, they sow me as a food :) forgot to say you do get a discount as a... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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33 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013 via mobile

I took my granddaughter here on a recent trip from Australia. I forgot how hilly Wuppertal is, so think twice before getting a wagon to pull kids along. We loved it we actually went twice. They even showcase a green frog from far North Queensland in their reptile area. The restaurant is not too exciting and it needs a big... More

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Norddeutschland
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531 helpful votes 531 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

You can get very easily to Wuppertal Zoo, just 2 minutes form the a 46 and the Schwebebahn has a station pretty close by. Parking spaces are large and free of charge. The whole venue is a bit outdated the chrame is a bit 70s but for only 12 € you get a very large area which in itself is... More

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Haarlem
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

This zoo is really worthwile to visit. Although it s not too modern and a very big restaurant is closed there is a lot op space in the zoo. A bit hilly, so you are tired after walking there for four hours. The pinguins are unique. A pleasant and quiet zoo with a lot of animals. Food and drinks are... More

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Wuppertal, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The Wuppertal Zoo is one of the nicer zoos I've been to, in an old fashioned kind of way. Many of the cages are built in a way that there really isn't much between you and the animal, and that's pretty different from other zoos I've been to. It's a pretty large zoo, and they have a lot of really... More

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