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Adventure World

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The pandas I could see without a wait

We visited this zoo with a 4-year-old daughter primarily to see pandas as we live in Texas where... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Austin, Texas
a great day out with young kids

We visited this place as it was raining in the morning when we arrived at Shirahama but this was... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2018
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2399 Katata, Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun 649-2201, Wakayama Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this zoo with a 4-year-old daughter primarily to see pandas as we live in Texas where Panda doesn't exist. The zoo had 6 pandas when we visited there. We could see 3 of them, a juvinille and 2 adults. We visited there on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 20 December 2018

We visited this place as it was raining in the morning when we arrived at Shirahama but this was definitely one of the best choice! Adventure World is different from other zoo as you can have close contact with most of the animals. Even those...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 18 November 2018

I visited because several of my Japanese acquaintances were raving about it and I had a good time because I decided to. We arrived a little after 10am on a Saturday morning and were able to find adequate parking and a cost of 1,200 yen...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

What can I say, it’s amazing! We are huge fans of theme parks and go to one or more every time while on vacation. When planning our trip to Japan we were deciding between a couple, but I’m glad we decided on Adventure world. It...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

You will not be disappointed to enjoy here !!!!! This place will delight you, whether for children or adults. Dolphin show will amaze you . I do not regret being here !!!!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

You can spend more than a day here. Just looking for animals you can spend almost a day. My kids has had a good time there. Sure we will come again!

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank carmencB9864PR
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I went to Adventure World with my family during New Years holidays on 2th January. We were worry about parking spaces but the parking lot was so huge that could park about 5000 cars. No worries! There were many people to go to see pandas...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank megumit126
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

A trip to the zoo was a last minute activity, when we decided the rainy weather wasn’t suitable for a long day of hiking. So glad of the spontaneity. Lovely compact but varied zoo. Coming from Australia, although the animals didn’t have as much space...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank 13eviel
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Most number of pandas in Japan with a private special back yard tours available with advance reservations. This is a must go place for panda lovers. Great for families, as it has a safari, aquariam, zoo and an amuzement park in one location. You can...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank rie s
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We absolutely adored Adventure World. Most of our family vacations are centered around visiting animals and this was definitely one of the best overall experiences. As for the animals, they are well treated and there's a nice variety. My daughter particularly enjoys the personal encounters,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank AsiaMorgan
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23 June 2018|
Response from megumit126 | Reviewed this property |
You don’t allow to interact with them and also can’t touch them. You just see them from outside the fence. (^ ^)