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“Good value for the money”

Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
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Ranked #60 of 553 things to do in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: One of the oldest zoos in Europe, established in 1866, features the hippopotamus, bred in captivity, and an animal nursery of lion and bear cubs.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Went on a very hot day in 3rd week of July. Luckily there was lots of trees for shade. Got to see baby elephant and gorilla. Too cute.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NormG732
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Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

The Zoo is pretty big, it takes at least half a day to see everything. Great variety of animals, but in some cases the cages were too small for the animal.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Paul C
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Reviewed August 10, 2018

Zoo Budapest is the oldest zoo in Hungary, It celebrities the 151. birthday this year.
The fee is appropriate: kids and students: 2000 HUF, adult 3000 HUF. It is located in Városliget (the biggest park in Budapest).
It is the perfect program with kids, in the zoo there are lot of playground, interesting for kids. In Magic Mountain, the kids learn lot of interesting thing of the Mother Natura, the evolution and the extintxt animals.
The zoo has lot of petting zoo, for example kangaroos, alpacas, goats and deer.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

The zoo is big. Big enough to spend several hours to see it all. A great experience to see various animals in their natural habitat.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Paul T
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The worst Zoo i have ever visited, and i visited a lot!! Not clean and you feel like the animals are not happy. Small cages and smelly.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 100TAZ
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