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Tropical World

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Canal Gardens | Roundhay Park, Leeds LS8 2ER, England
+44 113 237 0754
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Great half-day visit

Took our 2 year old son here one morning and he absolutely loved it, especially the tropical... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tom H
via mobile
Lovely time great value for money.

A great day out. Excellent value for money. Some really cool animals and environments, our 4... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Tropical World at Roundhay Park is one of the most well-loved family attractions in Leeds and only three miles from the city centre. At Tropical World you can take a trek through the rainforest; stopping off briefly in the outback of Australia before a quick excursion through the desert, and all in the same morning! It is home to some old friends that include rare birds, crocodiles, butterflies, bats, spiders, snakes and the meerkats - the cutest family in Leeds. It re-opened in March 2015. This follows some stunning renovations that include the aquarium area transformed into a new Amazon themed zone where you can see new residents including piranhas and salamanders.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Canal Gardens | Roundhay Park, Leeds LS8 2ER, England
+44 113 237 0754
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took our 2 year old son here one morning and he absolutely loved it, especially the tropical rainforest part. Well worth a visit for a morning, followed by lunch

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great day out. Excellent value for money. Some really cool animals and environments, our 4 yearold loved it. I will definitely be coming back, although the cafe was a bit pricey and lacked in options.

Thank 58timbecile
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I took my grandchildren to Tropical World. They were amazed. My Granddaughter was over the moon to have a butterfly land on her finger. Amazing place and. Wry educational if you read the facts about the animals.

Thank Lynda R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place to take kids to and their grandparents too. There are amphib This is the place to bring kids to and their grandparents too...and that is the age group we saw..babies in prams, toddlers, school children, young adults and the elderly not...More

Thank Sukanya D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best experiences in my life. Amazing place with great staff who where very helpful and came with initive to tell us more about this place and animals.

Thank Ewelina R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First ever visit with my family, all adults and throughly enjoyed the experience of the Butterfly House, the glass enclosure for the Meercats in places could do with replacing, glass cracked and mending with tape doesn't look good. Restaurant was clean and food was reasonably...More

Thank TheresaTrustedCompan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have no idea how they have justified increasing their prices so much! The renovation hasn't made that much improvement. The whole indoor bit can be done within half an hour-even with smaller children. The little ones enjoyed it (under 3's) and they are free...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a brilliant time with young family and teenager. Lots of interesting, engaging things for my boys to see. Great educational information to explain the different areas and wildlife. Can get really hot, so recommend wearing layers to take off as you go around. Plenty...More

Thank Ranger-Bag-Pooch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here with our cousins and their kids so all in all we had four kids under 4 with us, including one infant. The facilities are great and clean so no worries about having to feed babies and change diapers, there are spaces for...More

Thank Naila R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visit it on regular basis and children ask to be taken to it and enjoy every visit Everything needed on doorstep for families

Thank Surinder S
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23 July 2017|
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Response from Patty R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in answering. Many of the flying birds, butterflies etc are free to fly around. Some of the bigger species are in cages/tanks.
16 April 2017|
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Response from OzFoodie_101 | Reviewed this property |
No, you can buy on arrival