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Zoo Lake

Jan Smuts Avenue and West World Street, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Ranked #33 of 68 attractions in Johannesburg
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Tjis is a traditional family picnic venue with various functions being held there, such as outdoor art galleries and others. Popular meeting point for groups of students.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

Zoo lake as a tourist destination is a waste of time.A nice place to take small children early in the morning to feed the ducks and geese although these animals can get a bit rowdy around you so be prepared.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

Its a savior for many city dwellers. Large shady expanses with play areas for kids, plus some lovely restaurants.

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Johannesburg
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33 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Zoo Lake is beautiful - set in a stunning location, just opposite the zoo. the park is huge and has great paths for walking, cycling etc. there are rowboats to hire and take out on the lake and islands in the middle where birds and geese breed. fab place to take the dogs for a walk (on lead only) but... More

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