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Leipzig Zoo (Zoologischer Garten Leipzig)

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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Pfaffendorfer-Strasse 29, 04105, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
+49 341 5933500
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed October 3, 2014

I can only congratulate Leipzig Zoo on what they've achieved and are continuing to do here. I visited with a friend of mine, and we both work in animal health and welfare. We were very impressed with the enclosures, animal enrichment and obvious dedication to...More

3  Thank fillyk
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed April 24, 2016

This zoo is ridiculous and the local 5* Furstenhof staff agreed with our comments. We walked the short journey to the zoo and were told when we arrived that they wouldn't accept any visa debit or credit cards only a German EC card. If you...More

4  Thank pierstaberham
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I visited the zoo predominantly to see the two Formosan (Chinese) Pangolins that are resident, the only two Pangolins in the whole of Europe. The Pangolins are in a small enclosure in the elephant house, and we were delighted to see them...More

Thank RJOfford
Reviewed 1 week ago

leipzig zoo is one of the biggest and famous ones in all europe. In a good weather it is one of the things need to be done in leipzig especially if you are with kid(s). the entrance fees can be some cheaper. As I remeber...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best zoos in Europe, specifically the newly designed animal worlds - you need some time and a bit of luck to spot the animals in the large and green areas. There are usually several viewing spots that enable the search from different...More

Thank lumaD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think one of the most beautiful zoo I have ever visited. The animals are well fed and seem to be happy with the zoo. There are many options for children and the greenhouse for the animals to stay in the winter is great, Not...More

Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to this zoo after reading that was one of kind, modern and unique. Unfortunately there was some unpleasant situations that I did not expect when you visit a zoo. The worst was that everywhere I went there was people smoking! I can not...More

Thank frantaztika
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The zoo was divided by regions. The amazon rainforest was my favorite with the monkeys park. It is a must go, you can spend an entire day there and will still missed things to do or see. They have restaurants in every area. Service is...More

Thank Trail798412
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Didn't expect the place is so huge! We spend there ~4 hours and see less than half of the zoo. One of the biggest Leipzig's attractions. Good access by any means of transportation. When tired there are many possibilities to rest and eat. Lots of...More

Thank Lucylda
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Very nice zoo, little bit expensive, but with nice atmosphere. I can recomand this place with oř without children.

Thank Zbyněk Z
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

One of the best laid out zoo's I have been to, animals all looked in tip top condition. The enclosures are large and nice to see a mixture of animals together. Spent 3.5 hours there including a snack. Would recommend for 21 Euro entrance fee...More

Thank josephmpaterson
Reviewed September 7, 2018

The Bear Pit play area was a huge hit with my teenage daughters. There are mazes and things to discover everywhere. There is something anarchic to it.The zoo is very good also.

1  Thank Odyssey781977
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March 14, 2015|
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Response from smoothx | Reviewed this property |
That's insane. U never ever see everything and have enough time in three hours! I would spent one day at the open area and one day in Gondwana land ... if you rush through u miss all the details and especially if u have kids... More
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March 14, 2015|
Response from CBWB | Reviewed this property |
A normal ticket costs 18,50 Euro and for a child 11,00 Euro.
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