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Ljubljana Zoo

Address: Vecna pot 70, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
Phone Number: 00386 01 2442 188
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

This zoo is small compared to others I've been to but it's very charming. I was lucky enough to be there on a day when the animals were particularly playful. I wrote a longer review on a blog, if you're interested: http://www.ilovejourneys.com/visiting-the-ljubljana-zoo/

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Located in a natural environment, part of the Roznik Hill. Close too city centre. Cheap entrance fee and lots of animals to see. The new tiger enclosure is beautiful and quite spacious. Some animals such as leopards and an elephant would require more space. Generally, the zoo is well looked after but some staff could be more helpful. Very nice... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Ljubljana city zoo is family friendly with variety of activities. Guided tours for different age groups. Special events with different animals. Birthday parties for children. Sunday family visit is a traditional activity.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This zoo is the only one in Slovenia and has a great array of animals in it. The entrance price is reasonable an the park is clean. The walk from the centre of Ljubljana is an enjoyable one with good signage and wide paths.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Small but cute. Great place to visit with kids, not far from the city centre, wide selection of animals.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The zoo itself is compact and well designed and a really enjoyable way to spend half a day. We visited the Safari restaurant for a quick lunch and were pleased with both the service and the food. Very decent schnitzel and burger, reasonably priced and served with a smile. Recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The elephant is a bit sad (they tried to match him up, but he is a grumpy guy) and I never know why small zoo's try to keep wild cats and others that need more space, but for the rest it is really lovely. Catch the seal show, the meerkat mansion and the cute, cute monkeys, but mostly, come on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Not too much to offer on the animal scale, but decent and not expensive to enter. However, there were built in trampolines and playgrounds/jungle gyms. These are things kids will all love, even some 'adults' will enjoy it (;

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My kids were very excited visiting this zoo. They enjoyed very much the aquarium and the elephants area. Recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Ljubljana zoo is a 30-40min walk from the centre of town. It was a nice way to spend a few hours and entry was cheap. It's pretty small so you can easily go around the zoo in under 2hours, probably not a whole day out. Most of the animals have good sized cages, but the leopard, lynx, chimps and bears... More 

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