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Izu Shaboten Park

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Address: 1317-13 Futo, Ito 413-0231, Shizuoka Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 557-51-1111
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" IZOO " Park and Animals

While in Chizuoka, be sure to go to the Izu area and make a stop at Shaboten Koen which is a beautiful park with a lot of interesting animals ( kangaroos, monkeys, different... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 1, 2015
Fumie K
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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

While in Chizuoka, be sure to go to the Izu area and make a stop at Shaboten Koen which is a beautiful park with a lot of interesting animals ( kangaroos, monkeys, different species of birds, turtles and much more). All of this in a beautiful and well maintained setting. You can even assist to live animal performances throughout the... More 

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Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

It is not typical kind of zoo... Some birds such as a peacock are hanging around. And you can take a photo with a big parrot. a ticket is a bit expensive, but it was satisfactory for my family.

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Yokohama, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

My favorite "zoo" at Izu. If you visit Shaboten park, you would see capybaras enjoy bathing at hot spring. Cactus were brought from Mexico. There are some monuments of Mexico and you might hear Mexican music. You can go to Shaboten park on one day trip from Yokohama. If you purchase ticket at tourist center near Ito station, you will... More 

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Numazu, Japan
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013 via mobile

Not worth going unless you like cacti. There are a few sorry looking animals dotted around the park and a short animal show featuring a monkey and a dog. For cactus fans there is a green house full of them and also a chance to buy some if it takes your fancy. Overall maybe worth a visit for a few... More 

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