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Bosphorus Zoo

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A very interesting little zoo, in need of support with some amazing animals & friendly staff....

We visited this lovely medium sized zoo on our recent trip to Istanbul and I have to say I... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2015
Heather N
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Not So good, Not So Bad

I was there with my family. There is some animals and birds. i can say they are beautiful but still... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
mtouranian
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Tehran, Iran
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3 Oct 2018
“Not So good, Not So Bad”
13 Mar 2018
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 30 January 2015

We visited this lovely medium sized zoo on our recent trip to Istanbul and I have to say I (surprisingly) really enjoyed it. It's a little way out but if you visit the website you can translate it into English and our hotel was very...More

17  Thank Heather N
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 23 February 2013

It's difficult to call this place a Zoo even after visiting Moscow or Singapore Zoos. Nevertheless there were a lot children we couldn't walk thru because local Turkish women smoked too much sigaretss and it was impossible even for us to breath.

29  Thank Ziya M
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

I was there with my family. There is some animals and birds. i can say they are beautiful but still need more improvement. one time visit there is enough. I recommended if you have babe for sure visit there.

1  Thank mtouranian
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

A great place to stay back if you are a nature and animal lover.do wear comfortable clothes&shoes.this place is a must visit

2  Thank sharjeelcool
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This was an interesting little zoo. Clearly a lower budget affair, but a fair mix of animals. There was no English on the map or signs, except for the name of the animals. The staff also did not speak any English, though they were definitely...More

11  Thank LonelyWanderer2016
Reviewed 16 August 2015

The most terrible zoo I've ever been. Poor animals seem to be suffering there. I never saw a lori with such a bad fur and felt sorry about every animal there. Only one parrot looks happy. Place itself is very small both for people (99%...More

23  Thank NataliSB
Reviewed 30 January 2015

We visited this lovely medium sized zoo on our recent trip to Istanbul and I have to say I (surprisingly) really enjoyed it. It's a little way out but if you visit the website you can translate it into English and our hotel was very...More

17  Thank Heather N
Reviewed 23 February 2013

It's difficult to call this place a Zoo even after visiting Moscow or Singapore Zoos. Nevertheless there were a lot children we couldn't walk thru because local Turkish women smoked too much sigaretss and it was impossible even for us to breath.

29  Thank Ziya M
Reviewed 6 September 2010

It is quite far out of Istanbul - we were in the area and so went to visit it. It is not well sign posted either, but the local people directed us to it. The whole place looks a bit tired (we did however, go...More

27  Thank MFMC
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