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“Best Zoo I have ever been to!”

Izmir Wild Life Park
Ranked #2 of 147 things to do in Izmir
Certificate of Excellence
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Algiers, Algeria
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24 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Best Zoo I have ever been to!”
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Very easy to reach from Karsiyaka, using bus 777. Very cheap Entrance (3 TL and 1 for students) and the best Quality for money you can imagine! You get a free map with a great visiting plan, the zoo is very cleap and well kept, animals look healthy and all animals have sufficient ground space.
If you're a fan of peacocks you'll be very pleased because they're literally everywhere xD
A great variety of animals. Facilities (WCs and restaurants) are well placed and there's always somewhere with shadow to sit.

They should really put a tipping box at the exist because you'll totally want to give them more money to continue the great job they're doing!!

It'd be great if they get a bike rental, the zoo is pretty big and bikes will be a great way to get by

Anyway, this is a MUST SEE destination in Izmir

Visited July 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
“Beautiful wildlife park”
Reviewed 1 July 2014 via mobile

It is a great park, decent size for this type of parks with loads of wild life and animal to observe and experience. I would definitely suggest especially for the families with kids

Visited August 2013
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Thank harund
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Rotterdam
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great zoo - ask a receipt at the counters”
Reviewed 8 June 2014

Great zoo, we went there two times, in the weekend quite busy, during weekdays it is almost you and the animals... The zoo is big, the animals have loads of space for themselves, good to see. Nice place to spend your day for three hours or so. Costs 3 TYL p.p. children up to 7 for free. Parking space for free.
Only negative point is the personell behind the counters, from the three times we bought food and drinks the personell tried to steal money two times. One time they did succeed. The second time the cashier said we had to pay 10 Lire and when we asked for the receipt she gave us the 1.75 Lire change as well. So always ask for the receipt. And it is not about the money...
The zoo is just Great!

Visited June 2014
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7 Thank henzepenz
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Kusadasi, Turkey
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“hard to get wonder!”
Reviewed 24 April 2014

to tell the truth it was such a hard journey was to get there. transport without private car can be so hard. but also you shouldnt forget there are public buses going to attraction. buses are not so frequent either. if you have kids or if you are a wildlife lover, ,t is a must do in izmir.

Visited May 2013
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2 Thank BestEphesusTours
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28 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Wonderful park”
Reviewed 27 March 2014 via mobile

My husband and i as well as our friends visited here. The park is really beautiful. It is such a lovely place to walk around and see all the animals. I was so supprised to see, how big there habitas were and how well kept they are. It really is a wonserful place to take photos and see the many beautiful animals. All so healthy and protected. Definatly a place to visit. Its quite impressive and really cheap to go in. Definatly worth the money and definatly worth the walk around. Very impressive, keep up the excellent work. Blessings from spain. Tan and juan

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