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Yerevan Zoo, Yerevan

(4.4/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web)
Learn about animals of the Caucasus or take hippo therapy at Yerevan Zoo. Spanning 35 hectares (86 acres), the zoo, established in 1940, has close to 3,000 animals from over 200 species. Syrian brown bears, Armenian mouflon, Bezoar goats, black vultures, and some vipers represent some of the South Caucasus and Armenia. There are camels, deer, hippos, Siberian and Bengali tigers, lions, lynxes, baboons, different kinds of monkeys, and deer. The prime pet of the zoo is an elephant. Children's playground area, a café, and affordable tickets make this spot a nice family visit. For extra-special treatment, take a VIP golf cart service for your family or go horseback riding. Plan your visit to Yerevan Zoo and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Yerevan holiday planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • Not very big but interesting Zoo always pleases its visitors. After the renovation and extension of the Petz Zoo worthy main flora and fauna of both Armenia and other countries.
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  • A great opportunity to feel oneness with nature and animals in this place. A large number of animals, birds will not leave you indifferent. Of course it is better to visit the Zoo in summer but in winter too, not bad.
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  • The Yerevan zoo is an old zoo from the Soviet era, during the past 6-7 years, thanks to a new zoo director and assistance from different European zoo's they are expending, improving and flourishing. T...  more »
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  • Great place to spend a place with kids. After renovation it is especially good.
  • Small but cute, with good infrastructure.
  • There is a big improvement after the renovation. The zoo is more organized and clean.
  • This zoo have a great future.
  • Its good after renovated