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Nordens Ark

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Address: Aby Sateri, Hunnebostrand 456 93, Sweden
Phone Number: +46 (0)523 795 90
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One of the best animal attractions I've been to.

It's not so much a zoo more a mini world for the animals that are there primarily for breeding. Altogether an excellent experience and so well laid out. You are not guaranteed to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Will_Of_The_North
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Leeds, United Kingdom

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's not so much a zoo more a mini world for the animals that are there primarily for breeding. Altogether an excellent experience and so well laid out. You are not guaranteed to see all of the cats, but if you are quiet and patient they may well show themselves.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been at several zoos around the world and we're kind of disappointed at Nordens ark. Nicely built with lovely parks but where are the animals? Often they just a few animals at each exhibition making it really hard to find them. Hardly saw any animals really...

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this experience. There was so much to see, a very good range of mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians. We especially liked the leopards, wolverine and cranes. Most of the labels were in English. If you want to see everything wear sensible shoes as there's plenty of walking but it's all on good paths. Very nice cafe. Staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

We rented a car in Göteborg to reach the Nordens Ark park. It was really easy to find. We went on a Monday. There were very little other visitors. The park has has lots of great beautiful wild animals that are often not in other zoo parks. Although the animals have plenty of space, they are very visible for the... More 

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Thank Leen L
Göteborg
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101 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

I went to Nordens Ark on September 2015. It is the positive alternative to a zoo : quality primes over quality. So you will maybe see animals from endangered species of the cold climates of Europe and Asia, in their large enclosures. It often means you have to look out for the animals. Thankfully for the snow Leopards and Amour... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

We went to Nordens Ark in July and there where quite a crowd, but the entrance queue went rather quick. I recommend to prebook tickets! The walk around the park where rather long so the youngest girl got kind of tired... Also she had problems spotting the animals since they live in rather big yards. The watersump area where indoor... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

Really nice park, not big but well taken care of. 4 hours is plenty.. Closeup contact with animals and a lot of nice view all over. We will defently come back here with our kids again.

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Newbury UK
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133 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

More than a zoo. The animals have lots of space. Situated in a fantastic woodland. Quite a bit of walking and hilly but no steps. All walking is on good footpaths and suspended wooden walkways. Lots of playgrounds for kids and easy disabled access and suitability. Environmental projects and animal conservation work is fabulous. It gets really busy in high... More 

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Canton of Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

This is great! My boyfriend and I visited it about 3 weeks ago, and we spent 6 hours or so walking around. There are -obviously- animals, but it is not only a zoo. They have research programmes and try to re-populate endangered species. Also, there's loads of nice games (for example a place where you can do long jump and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Incredible zoo with rare leopards and tigers in a natural setting. Absolutely amazing. Nice for a day trip.

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