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Address: Jln. Setail 1, Surabaya 60241, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 623 15678703
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So sad for most of the animals

When I get here, it wasn't like what I usually imagine zoo might be, the tickets there was also really cheap that quite surprise me. When I enter there, it really smells, but... read more

2 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 18, 2016
Ginny S
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Tangerang, Indonesia
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Libreville, Estuaire, Gabon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The zoo Is 100 years old. It's certainly showing it's years. The animals are in ok condition, some are a little over crowded such as Deer and Pelican. The zoo has wonderful old trees and shrubs to admire. The Proboscis Monkey area is getting rebuilt. Some renovations are being done. The enterance fee is very cheap, this each day would... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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77 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Before I visit this zoo, I already heard bad rumours about it, such as continuous animal's dead and also bad management. But since my daughter is so bored at home, I decide to take my daughter there. And I really regret it. - Not much animals we could see and it reminds me of continuous animal's dead rumour (or fact).... More 

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1 Thank Fandra2206
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Horrible, no care, no interaction between men and animals, depression granted when you leave the zoo

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5 Thank Camille B
Tangerang, Indonesia
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28 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

When I get here, it wasn't like what I usually imagine zoo might be, the tickets there was also really cheap that quite surprise me. When I enter there, it really smells, but probably it is quite normal since it's a zoo, and animal does smells. It is really unclean, I see trash in paths, and I found the canteen... More 

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3 Thank Ginny S
Asheville, North Carolina
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

This place will haunt me for the rest of my life! The animals are so sick and malnourished, that you can smell the death in the air. The suffering and slow painful death is very clear to see in the eyes of the poor creatures imprisoned here. Do not visit this zoo unless you want to see what real suffering... More 

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6 Thank ncmtngirl2016
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

The biggest zoo in south east asia with thousands of animal collection from fish, reptile, snakes to mammals.

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Thank Frans F
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

This is not a ZOO. Simply a place for zookeeper to torture the animals. Animals are malnutrition and skinny. This is a slaughter house. STOP VISITING THIS PLACE AND LET IT CLOSE DOWN

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9 Thank Cee J
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

I don't like visiting this zoo. It was very depressing. The animals look sad and their cage is terrible. Some animals live alone in their cage, without mates. It smells awful and very unhygienic. After visiting this place, my sad feeling for those animals are still lingering months after. They charged very expensive for this kind of zoo (they are... More 

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6 Thank Latifa Hernisa B
Cabanas, Portugal
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

This is not a zoo !! Most animals are clearly distressed and treated immorally. we were totally APPALLED at the way the animals were malnourished and their living conditions. It is heartbreaking to see.

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7 Thank Mandy E
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016

This zoo has caught attention sometimes in 2013 i guess because of its unusual animal's death. I went there and at first it was smelly so i recommend you to buy a mask they sell inside. Some animals are not in a good conditions specially the tiger.

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