Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center, Nassau

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Visit Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center, the first and only zoo in the Bahamas. Originally opened in 1937, the zoo now houses approximately 200 animals. In keeping with the zoo’s aim to promote conservation, it features a sanctuary and simulated natural habitats for a variety of endangered animals, including the Bahamian boa constrictor and Bahama parrot. A highlight of the zoo are the gorgeous Caribbean flamingoes and their famous trainer show, a must-see for any visitor. Hand-feed parrots or take an educational tour about wildlife conservation. Using our custom trip planner, Nassau attractions like Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We took a cab from Atlantis to the zoo. About $18. Admission to the zoo is $18 per person. Staff at the zoo are extremely friendly and the exhibits are well done. The Flamingo parade is worth the pric...  more »
  • The flamingo show was cute and our six year old enjoyed participating. He also loved feeding the parrots. Not the biggest zoo we have been in but an enjoyable afternoon just the same.  more »
  • We enjoyed our time here! No need to take a taxi - it was only a 20-30 minute walk, which we really needed after all the food on the ship. They had a nice assortment of animals and I enjoyed feeding t...  more »

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