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Oliwa Zoo

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Many animals, happy and sad place at the same time

We had 6 hours time and still we just make it! Very big place and lots of animals. Most of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Helsinki, Finland
Better than expected

Having read a number of reviews about cramped cages and unhappy animals, I was a bit dubious, but... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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ul. Karwienska 3 | Oliwa, Gdansk 80-328, Poland
(058) 552 17 51
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 6 hours time and still we just make it! Very big place and lots of animals. Most of the animals had big areas but I feel sorry about the meerkats, birds and crocodile. Many of them was distressed and anxious. Bear has some...More

Thank AliceInWonderlandF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to zoo with my husband I was surprised the seals only had a little water to play in it would have been nice to see a bigger pool with more water to play in. All the more "dangerous" animals were sleeping it made...More

Thank Jedlady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having read a number of reviews about cramped cages and unhappy animals, I was a bit dubious, but really was impressed with this lovely zoo. It cost 30 pln to get in (around £6) and we were there 5 hours walking around. Most of the...More

Thank sissim28
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Large and fun zoo with most of the habitats suitable for their residents. It will take hours to explore so pick good shoes. Or you can take the zoo train, but then you will miss things. So much to see, hear and smell! Very noisy...More

1  Thank Teptee
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

This zoo contains a lot of different animal, entrance price is low. Also to eat inside is cheap compared with other zoo’s. A lot of the animals do not have enough space to stretch or have a active day. Puma concolor needs to have more...More

Thank Trym A
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I went here with my girlfriend and two children. 5 and 8. I liked the enclosures for the birds, monkeys and chimps. But those poor elephants. To small area. One of them was clearly suffering from something. Stress.. ocd... god knows. And the hippo could...More

Thank Ronny W
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Oliwa Zoo impessed all of us very much: clean and big areas for the aminals, looking happy, clean, relaxed and happy! Our 5 years old son and a 17 years old daughter were delighted to watch the animals and we as well. You can easily...More

1  Thank Mila K. K
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Animals in small pens, showing very unnatural behaviour, due to lack of space and natural environment. Donkeys with neglected hooves, elephants with OCD behaviour, most of their feline animals as well. A lama living on 3x3 meter, smacking its head repeadetly in the bards from...More

1  Thank Annette S
Reviewed 2 July 2018

The best (and only) real zoopark in whole Pomerania. Worth to see and must to if you are with children. Lots of animals some this well known as enormous elephants, tigers and lions and some really exotic and inconspicuous as paras or other. For adventure...More

Thank Krzysztof J
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The zoo is a bit of a challenge to get to. We followed the instructions in our guide book (which was a current May to July 2018 version) and got a tram to OLIWA PĘTLA tram terminus. The guidebook told us we needed to get...More

1  Thank Leslie B
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Gemma D
28 August 2018|
Response from Trym A | Reviewed this property |
20 with Uber
David D
12 February 2017|
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Response from Dr. Istvan K | Reviewed this property |
It is open everyday 9 AM - 3PM. But you should go to at least 12-1PM because is a huge zoo.
esther j
1 December 2016|
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Response from Dr. Istvan K | Reviewed this property |
Hi! You can go by car or uber(cheap) or public transport. Great place so don't give up ;-) 179 bus and tram from glowny.
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