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Jardim Zoologico De Brasilia

Via L4 Avenida Das Nacoes | Asa Sul, Brasilia, Federal District 70610-100, Brazil
+55(61) 3345-7043
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73 reviews 73 reviews
17 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Just like every other zoo, the big cats are always sleeping :p Price is pretty much nothing for such a nice visit, family, friends or even solo, for "grounded" people ^^

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Get off the beaten path, shed the streets and the bustle of the city and enjoy a commune with nature in the wild. From things that go slither in the dark to the big cats to a variety of beautiful birds, this is a must see. The butterfly house is amazing. The big cats are kept in check through natural... More 

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Brazil
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The best zoo in Brazil from the many ones I have visited in this country. The only zoo here where a respectful place is given to the animals. A huge and a great variety of animals to be seen!

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Doha, Qatar
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

we spent 3hrs rooming around all kind of animals and enjoying the nature. a lot of locals work there and take care of the place. clean, nice and relaxing. you must see it if you have your kids with you

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Brasilia, DF
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160 reviews 160 reviews
59 attraction reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

This is a different zoo - very roomy, you get to walk quite a lot (which may be unconfortable in July through September, when Brasilia gets extremely dry (humidity can drop to less than 10%), so make sure you bring a lot of water with you. They have lots of animals, which seem to be well kept. They could improve... More 

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Brasilia, DF
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

Great area, well preserved and clean. Good tour for families. Lots of species from West- Central Region of Brazil.

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Brasilia, DF
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22 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

The Brasilia Zoo is kind of nice, even featuring few animals compared to other zoos in big Brazilian cities, like São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. You can catch a glimpse of endangered species, like the mico-leão-dourado and mico-leão-da-cara-dourada, and enjoy spaces like the butterfly vivarium. Sure the country's capital could have a bigger, better zoo, but it is a... More 

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Brasilia, DF
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3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

I kind of feel bad for the animals since they seemed so dry when I visited. The elephant´s skin was dry and not many animals to see

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Brasilia, DF
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

I enjoy going to the zoo with my daughter, though I haven't been in over 6 months. It´s really quite wide-spread and very nice for extended walks. Animal variety is quite good and it´s clearly noticeable, by various animal births, that many of the animals like to live here and that the team is very dedicated to the wildlife. I... More 

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Brasilia, DF
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42 reviews 42 reviews
12 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

Not the best zoo to visit. Small and limited. There are more interesting options in Brasilia.

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