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Great zoo!

Friendly staff, animals seem to be well taken care of, affordable and our children (and we) love it!

Reviewed January 7, 2019
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Lovely little zoo

This zoo is excellent. As someone else said, Given it's relatively small size there is so much to... read more

Reviewed December 23, 2018
Brunssum, The Netherlands
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An unforgettable zoo experience GaiaZOO offers a breath-taking view of the world of animals and wildlife. In GaiaZOO you can travel around the world in one day; imagine you are in the African Savannah and get a close view of the world’s most...more
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Dentgenbachweg 105, 6468 PG Kerkrade, The Netherlands
+31 45 567 6070
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All reviews nice zoo play area local area couple of hours well taken care animals seem feeding times small petting zoo small size interesting animals ground level plants and trees reasonable euros i've visited park zoos gaia
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Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Friendly staff, animals seem to be well taken care of, affordable and our children (and we) love it!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank S9826BQheatherd
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

This zoo is excellent. As someone else said, Given it's relatively small size there is so much to do for kids and the Admission is reasonable 60 euros for 2 adults and a Child including parking. The small petting zoo/farm area was the highlight but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kerrie810
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Wow what can I say? This zoo is fabulous! I've visited many zoo's and this is the best one I've been too. Given it's relatively small size there is so much to do. It's been well throughout and designed with care and attention to detail...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chantelle W
Reviewed October 8, 2018

We attended a wedding at the Zoo. Wow. Tick that off the bucket list. I've been to many zoos in the southern hemisphere so was unsure what to expect in Europe. It was way above my expectations. Allow a whole day to really explore the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank KiwiFabio1966
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Although the diversity of the animals si bit limited the presentation of the animals and the grounds just couldn't be beat. It is a bit expensive, but the expense is well worth the experience and to continue supporting how well they take care of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Although it is a rather small zoo, We spend a day in this zoo, and were suprised how well thought the layout was. The animal living quarters are often well filled with plants and trees to accomodate the animal so you can not always spot...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joep v
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We spent the day with our 18 month & 3 year old. We all loved it. One of the best zoo's we have been to. The one dissapointed would be the €7 parking fee which was not sign posted as we drove in but asked...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vans_21
Reviewed August 9, 2018

The zoo is divided in three areas: Taiga, Tundra and Savannah. It was lovely to see all the plants and surrounding areas around the animals. They really payed so much attention to this. At the beginning there are signs you can follow: for example 'all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank EgyptAndSummer
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Absolutely wonderful. One of the best ZOOs I've ever been to. It's extremely animal and nature friendly, you can learn a lot from the info boards written in English as well (most of the time). Interesting animal species that can't be seen in many ZOOs....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Veronika B
Reviewed July 24, 2018

There is a bus stop not far from the entrance, as well as a car park. This is a nice big zoo, that has lots of animals. (For me it was missing Penguins, and Tigers). Location of feeding times not in English, and once translated...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tigeriffic69
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