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Prague Zoo

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U Trojskeho Zamku 3/120, Prague 171 00, Czech Republic
+420 296 112 230
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Prague Zoological Garden is situated near the center of the Czech capital, in a unique rugged landscape on the bank of the Vltava River. It opened in 1931 and during its existence of more than 80 years it has risen to become one of the most prestigious zoos in the world. Today, it is the second most visited tourist destination in the Czech Republic, just after Prague Castle. 4,600 animals and 680 species live in Prague Zoo. You can explore 12 pavilions and 150 exhibits over 58 hectares. The kids will love the Bororo Reserve, chairlift, mini-train, observation tower, paddling pool and Children’s Zoo. The pride of the zoo is its Elephant Valley, home to a sizeable herd of Asian elephants. The Giant Salamander House, where you can see the largest amphibians in the world – the critically endangered Chinese Giant Salamanders – is extraordinary as well; and the African House with an adjacent vast meadow inhabited by herds of antelopes and giraffes is worth your attention, too.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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U Trojskeho Zamku 3/120, Prague 171 00, Czech Republic
Praha 7
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+420 296 112 230
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US$36 per adult
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Reviewed yesterday

the zoo is amazing with such a large amount of animals that you can get really close to, the elephant sanctuary is the best I have ever seen.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our zoo experience was fantastic. Very spacious, great variety of animals on display. Great way finding and lovely Czech restaurant onsite!

Thank chantal26
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Most of sights in Prague will probably bore your young children. So Prague zoo is the best place to lift their spirit up. And in any benchmark, it is a great zoo. Half of the exhibition is on the ground and half is on top...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I went there as it's the 5th biggest Zoo in the world but was really disappointed: few animals, bad management, awful cages and settings, no explanations about the animals and few maps to orientate in the park (very big to tell the truth). Don't waste...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Maybe it's low season to visit the zoo during winter thus it was quiet and serene when we were there. We had a good time relaxing the huge place by ourselves and some other visitors. My son enjoyed this place very much. Plenty of time...More

Thank Ling_Sg
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Amazing ZOO I recommend these place for a visit so many things to see and is not just for kids ! Nice place, free area for animals. Indoor and outdoor department the Elephant Valley, Indonesian Jungle, Gorillas Pavilion, Northern Forests, African House etc.They even have...More

Thank Natasha20151710
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great zoo and we've been to a number in a few countries. Loved how much walking paths there were, and stops for food and drink along they way were pretty good. We did notice the closer you get to the top the less amenities are...More

Thank Elexis O
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Really enjoyed our visit although it covered a vast area a long way to walk round. Plenty of things to see and do with even a chair lift for getting up and down the hill even though you had to pay.

Thank sueandkc
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My sister and I visited the zoo because you get a discount with the Prague Card, and we got a nice surprise that we got entry for free! The enclosures are very impressive and large with lots of enrichment for the animals, with the only...More

Thank ArinAnnan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived to the Zoo pretty late (6:50 pm) an missed quite loads of attractions, but even then it was worth every minute of it. The Zoo is brilliant, with so many animals to see and the landscapes on it is waooo. I would suggest...More

Thank kfactsz
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kezibean
3 June 2018|
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Response from ZooPrague | Property representative |
Hello, for more information about transportation to the zoo please visit the web - zoopraha.cz/en/before-visit/how-to-get-to-our-zoo
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Carly T
3 March 2018|
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Response from Kristýnka Ž | Reviewed this property |
Yes, yes, you will see them there…
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sharoontje18
10 February 2018|
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Response from Michal H | Reviewed this property |
They are fed only on Satudays at 14 :) Dont miss that! but double check their page before going as sometimes there are exceptions.
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