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Copenhagen Zoo, Copenhagen

Categories: Zoos & Aquariums, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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3.6/5 based on 1,300+ reviews on the web
For a chance to explore distant corners of the world without ever leaving Denmark, visit Copenhagen Zoo. Established in 1859, this is one of the oldest zoos in Europe, spanning about 11 hectares (27 acres). Famous for its elephant house, designed by renowned architect Sir Norman Foster, the zoo is the only one in Europe sheltering and breeding Tasmanian devils. Other rare species housed here include Amur leopards, okapi, and musk ox. The zoo's Nordic exhibit includes harbor seals, brown bears, and gray wolves. Be sure to drop by the arctic exhibit, noted for its observation tunnel that allows underwater views of polar bears. Before you head to Copenhagen, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Copenhagen itinerary planner, to make sure you see all that Copenhagen has to offer, including Copenhagen Zoo.
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  • Visited the zoo at opening time on a Saturday morning. The Copenhagen Card allowed us free entry and also free transport to and from the zoo using bus 6A from central station. There is a fantastic var...  read more »
  • nice walk in a zoo where animals seem to be free or almost. can be entered at the kangaroos, and the journey is very pleasant. pleasant for adults and children
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  • With lots of exciting animals to things and look at, this is recommended if you're going to Copenhagen! It's been a visit!
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  • I love this zoo! Amazing I tell you! When will be the next giraffe culling? I can't wait to see all the blood again! Was so much fun! However, I was disappointed not to see the killing of those lions! :((( I hope they will kill and dissect more and more animals! This is such a good way to educate children :)
  • Very nice zoo, big and full of activities. Lots of places for buying food and drinks, specially on summer. I love the tropical forest and it has also a mini farm with cute mini goats that enjoy to be petted. Entrance price is too high though and you need to pay separately to go up in the tower.
  • I love this Zoo. It is good fun for kids and parents alike. Beware that the food avaiable is bad deal when prize is compared quality. I would recommned to bring lunch yourself and topping it up with an ice cream, when the wheater allows. There is almost always some construction going on. and as a result you will find up to date inclosures, like an awesome elephant house that freatures education about the animal and things you can try / play.
  • The Arctic Circle housing polar bears is architecturally very modern and beautiful. Visitors gets to follow the polar bears around. Likewise the elephant enclosure. Currently the African savanna area is under construction.
  • It was a nice zoo, we went early so we knew we could get parking near by. The zoo it self was nice. There was plenty of space to move around with a stoller, great seating area both benches & grass areas and great view points for our little one. On our next visit I am sure we will go to the petting area with him. A nice place to visit.. We decided to buy a year card and split up exploring the whole zoo over a view visits but I guess you could go round in a full days visit.
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