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Yokohama Zoo ''Zoorasia''

1175-1 Kami-Shirane-cho, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture 241-0001, Japan (Asahi-ku)
+81 45-959-1000
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Ranked #12 of 211 attractions in Yokohama
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Zoos
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Cairns, Australia
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146 reviews 146 reviews
90 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

The day was very cold when we went to Zoorasia, in fact they had forecast snow! But that did not stop us. We had a little adventure to get there as we first caught the train from Yokohama to Tsurugamine station on the Sotetsu line and then needed to transfer to a bus for the zoo. Unfortunately we did not... More

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Yokosuka, Japan
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

This zoo is truly a zoological garden with a wide range of animals and exihibitions. The parking is good and the zoo is very easy to find; it is right off route 45 (heading towards LTO) off the Hodogoya Bypass. There are plenty of signs to direct you to the location.

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Albany, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

Easy to walk for both children and adults. Beautifully landscaped walkways. Easy to get to via local buses (with timetables -- a big plus with little kids).

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Yokosuka, Japan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

Brought the family to the zoo on a weekday in the winter time and did not have to compete with the crowds. The zoo had an impressive line up of animals compared to most zoos that I have visited. We enjoyed watching the monkeys most or were we staring at the mirror! Definitely worth the Y600 for adult and Y300... More

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Ayase, Japan
1 review
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

nothing spectacular but still a cheap and nice way to spend a few hours..but then again, maybe my expectations were too high because im from san diego and we have a huge famous zoo there

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tokyo
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

It is a lovely location but rather hard to get to by local transport, changing trains a few times. The site is in a lovely place, lots of trees and countryside feeling to it. The concept is very good and they have a wide range of animals from elephants to lions and the unusual looking okapi, however often there is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2006

This is a must if staying in the Kanto area. The zoo is well laid out with good viewing and all the basic conveniences required for kids tours. The animals are well looked after and the park itself is exactly the right size to walk around. Best of all is the affordable entrance price. Avoid public holidays and weekends if... More

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