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Address: Motions Rd | Western Springs, Auckland, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 9-360 3800
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9:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Fee: Yes
Description: Auckland Zoo is home to the largest collection of native and exotic...
Auckland Zoo is home to the largest collection of native and exotic animals in New Zealand, set in 17 hectares of lush parkland and just minutes from central Auckland. Auckland Zoo is open every day (except Christmas Day) from 9.30Am.
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A must to do !

A wonderful way to spend your leisure time, a full day is required to explore this wonderful place, eatery is a little pricey,

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
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Suva, Fiji
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Suva, Fiji
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

A wonderful way to spend your leisure time, a full day is required to explore this wonderful place, eatery is a little pricey,

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

One thing I hate the most, is when you pay full price and there are barely any animals out. No tigers, giraffes, meerkats, the list goes on...

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Porirua, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

A great visit to Auckland zoo, arrived early to get park right outside the entrance. Felt pressured into getting a touristy photo pack. Saw most of the animals over the course of the day. Lunch at the cafe by the elephant was nice if a little pricey.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Lovely place to go and hang out with the kids. The kids loved it and thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Can never tire of the zoo and the lovely animals.

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Annabella, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Lots of interesting animals, that appeared to be well kept and taken care of. I liked the little Mear-cat enclosure. These little animals seemed to like their photo taken. They would come up close and look at, as if to say, please take me home.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

I've been to many zoo's all over the world, some bigger and some smaller, but there's no doubt but that Auckland zoo holds it own. A wonderful selection of very large enclosures and habitats that clearly show that care and attention that is lavished upon the animals. The cafe is over priced of course - but it's a zoo so... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Great fun filled day with plenty of animals to see. A tip to see the kiwis is to go at the end of the day when it is quiet, stand in a corner and wait for them to start running around

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Federal Way, Washington
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

I loved the choice of displays - lots of local focus, including the wallabies who hopped right across my path, awww - and the excellent intellectual enrichment with all the animals, especially the primates and cats. I walked for over 4 hours to see it all. Plenty of snack options, some of them healthy. I can imagine coming her regularly,... More 

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Papamoa, New Zealand
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83 reviews 83 reviews
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

Immaculate and expansive zoo in the middle of suburbia. Very well kept enclosures with many animal varieties and they had a fabulous egg hunt for the kids over the easter school holidays.As far as zoo's go im sure this would be top of the pops.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

I am not a fan of zoos, but great place to take the kids to see wildlife without flying them to Africa or beyond. I think its a nice afternoon well spent.

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