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GaiaZOO

#1 of 13 things to do in Kerkrade Features Animals
Dentgenbachweg 105, 6468 PG Kerkrade, The Netherlands
+31 45 567 6070
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GREAT POTENTIAL, EVEN BETTER IF THEY HAD SOME ANIMALS

Yes they do have animals but many were hard to spot and unless it's painted like a tree or a rock... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2016
SenorGancho
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Winnipeg, Canada
Great Zoo to Explore in the Sunshine

My kids loved the Dinodome and everything surrounding this zoo. Easy parking, small cafe dining... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2016
homesweethome461
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Laplata, md
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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 beautiful animals like the mighty gorillas, enormous rhinos, stately giraffes, lightning-fast cheetahs and the king of the animals; the impressive lions. In the Rainforest you will discover all sorts of swinging and climbing monkeys; in the squirrel monkey forest they even climb through the trees over your head. GaiaZOO offers an unforgettable day trip for the whole family. Open every day of the year from 10.00 o ‘clock
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“nice zoo” (9 reviews)
“all ages” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Dentgenbachweg 105, 6468 PG Kerkrade, The Netherlands
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+31 45 567 6070
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Reviewed November 13, 2016

Yes they do have animals but many were hard to spot and unless it's painted like a tree or a rock. I did not see a lion! The pathways are fantastic. We love the stroll throughout all the different areas. Plenty of signage with descriptions...More

Thank SenorGancho
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

My kids loved the Dinodome and everything surrounding this zoo. Easy parking, small cafe dining options, and even ice cream available. The animals all appeared to be well cared for - major points!

Thank homesweethome461
Reviewed October 31, 2016

A nice zoo, not very special from others. Enough possibilities for (little) children. Nice and spacious animal shelters. I've seen better zoo's but this one is ok. We went with discount tickets (2 for 1), I'm not sure if I will go when we had...More

Thank Gertjan9
Reviewed August 16, 2016

My son and I used to take a weekly trip to the zoo here. We loved it. It was fun for him to see the animals and play in the big inside park, which was great on warm days. We dined over the giraffe pit...More

1  Thank leezabethlee
Reviewed August 8, 2016

I make a point of visiting this zoo every time I am in Europe. I have been to zoos in numerous countries and states, including the highly acclaimed San Diego Zoo, but have yet to find one that is nicer than this one. The animals...More

1  Thank O7918XPandread
Reviewed August 5, 2016

I've visited quite some zoos, but this one is still my favourite. I've come to GaiaZoo at least once a year since they opened 10 years ago, and it's still a great place to visit. The nicest thing about it is that it keeps changing,...More

1  Thank jolav12
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Really special. Entry through a brilliant natural area. The whole place is themed on biomes and biospheres, hence the name Gaia. Dinosaur area would drive a normal kid to extreme happiness. Dad's like me also get a secret pleasure viewing the life size brachiosaurus and...More

2  Thank 1StepBeginning
Reviewed July 29, 2016

This is a very nice and beautiful zoo divided in 4 different zones and themes such as the Amazone and the Savane. Don't look for tigers or elephants as they not really fit in these themes. The walking paths and the views are beautiful. The...More

1  Thank Maarten V
Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

We had a really good day out at the zoo. There are a large variety of animals to see. The enclosures are well kept and look comfortable for the animals. There is excellent viewing at all enclosure and this meant that animals that are normally...More

1  Thank Stuart E
Reviewed July 3, 2016

We visited the Zoo back in the days when it was brand new in 2005 and saw it had great potential. We went back now but were a bit disappointed. A not unimportant part of the animals were hard to see because of the abundant...More

Thank peetersr
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