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Zoologico Leon

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Address: Camino a Ibarrilla s/n, Leon 37663, Mexico
Phone Number:
+52 477 764 3142
09:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00

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Nice place to spend a day in Leon

The zoo has many unusual animals not seen in the US. Nice shady walkways, lots of flowers and birds. A great Safari tram ride among free roaming giraffes, Mexican longhorns... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
Lori L
Atlanta, Georgia
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Queretaro City, Mexico
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This city it's not even the capital of the State but sure this atraction would make you think it is. You can even experience a Safari Tour within the park. All animals are free of cages and attractions besides animals make a nice experience for the entire family.

1 Thank PacorroEG
Atlanta, Georgia
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The zoo has many unusual animals not seen in the US. Nice shady walkways, lots of flowers and birds. A great Safari tram ride among free roaming giraffes, Mexican longhorns, deer, ostriches, etc. (costs a few extra pesos) also an area of rides if you are there with children. A changing seasonal exhibit area...right now it is Dinosaurs. A great... More 

Thank Lori L
Mondovi, Italy
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We spent a couple of hours at the zoo and it was thoroughly enjoyable. Some of the enclosures for the big cats in particular are a little small it overall the conditions in which the animals are kept are very good and they are in excellent condition. There are plenty of opportunities to get close too - the white rhino... More 

1 Thank HeavenCrawley
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93 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I was impressed with the size of this zoo for a city like León. Quite large, with a safari. Be careful on a rainy day though, it gets super muddy to the point that you can't walk to the safari area. Needs attention.

Thank Sophiita
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78 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I love the zoo and if you love it too then Dont forget to pass by it's really big and you can se lots and lots of kind of species And theirs also a safari😝😍

Thank AriPadilla
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57 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

The enclosures are not great, but the stroll is very enjoyable, especially if you have small kids. There is a nice petting zoo, and a small safari, too.

Thank Marcus P
Leon, Mexico
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64 reviews
18 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 30 March 2016

Although the habitats are a bit smaller than I would like, the place is beautiful. They have a lot of space, trees and wander the place is a pretty nice experience. Wear comfortable shoes. And consider taking some food to make a picnic. The even have a special picnic section you can use. I had a lovely day visiting this... More 

Thank iktz88
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 23 February 2016

Este zoológico es la forma mas económica y segura que me he encontrado para llevar a mi niña (3 años) a aprender y convivir con la naturaleza. Es un Zoologico interactivo instructivo, ya que cada jaula te incluye información interesante con la que me sentí un gran maestro. La única pregunta que no pude responder a mi niña es; Porque... More 

Thank Yojainer R
San Diego
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

A should not miss. Take the Safari .which gets you up close and personal with the animals and the cost is very low. The zoo is clean, pretty, nicely landscaped and the animals are well cared for. All and all a nice way to spend the day If you briñg a picnic there are tables and even bbq's.

1 Thank Lynne D
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Nice place for nature lovers, ideal for family or couples highly recommended soon be back to this beautiful place

Thank Boostloskov

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