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Cerza, Hermival-les-Vaux

(4.4/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web)
Meet rare and endangered animals at Cerza, a 60 hectare (150 acre) zoo and animal conservation center. Two footpaths and a safari train bring you through diverse areas that imitate the natural environments of the African plains, a tropical rainforest, and a mini-farm. Tour the tropical greenhouse to see alligators, snakes, tropical fish, and turtles, then visit the kangaroos in the contact space "Down Under." You can take a break by watching a 3-D film in the cinema, or having a picnic at a lakeside table. Make Cerza part of your personalized Hermival-les-Vaux itinerary using our Hermival-les-Vaux itinerary builder.
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  • We came during the February holidays, and it rained a little. at checkout the woman told us that there is no fauves(tigres lion etc...) and bear. suddenly we saw giraffes in the giraffe House, but it's not the same. We have paid a heavy price when even because the children wanted to see the rest of the animals, and have shortened the visit because not much to see, the ground slipped a lot which was dangerous. The train times are calculated for you to eat on the spot, because arriving at 10 h + tour of the zoo must wait for the next at 14:30. We did the Red course at the 1st visit. We had a coupon with ID to return until 30/06/17 when our 1st visit. We came back 3 days later (thanks to nominative tickets), beautiful time, started by train and saw the animals provided on the circuit seems to me. on the other hand we had the impression that there are fewer animals in quantity, not cash... The greenhouse to the birds was not very populated, and especially have still not seen the bear, hibernating surely. Without being in a hurry to see the different animals officially, we waited outside enclosures without seeing anything... The children are happy to have seen the lion and giraffes but from our point of view of adult it is expensive for what remains of this park...
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  • I've been to zoos all over the world and this is by far one of the best I've been to. The animals have lots of space to move around and they all seem very happy, comfortable, healthy and content. The ...  more »
  • All zoos that I visit Cerza and for me the most beautiful. That or we respect the most animals. There are many different species (including bcp are more rare), representing all the continents. That's a true walk in nature, with for help when our legs tired a little super train! I have no negative point has point out, it's always a pleasure to return here! And soon I could come with little baby for him showed the beautiful animals :)
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  • Incredible place, filled with all sorts of exotic animals that are clearly well kept and loved. Many sections have an interactive element where you can either see the staff interact with the animals, or, for the less dangerous varieties, interact with them yourself (the ring tailed lemurs are great). Junk/quick food is expensive there, as is expected of places like this so it is good to either take a picnic hamper or enjoy the very nice restaurants.
  • A large, well kept and pleasant zoo. Entry price is a little high and food prices from the various eateries are very high, so I would suggest taking a picnic. There is a significant amount of walking involved in seeing everything - the notional time is 2:30 (read about 4 hours with young children)
  • Lot of animals with lot of space. Everything is neat, proper and properly organized.
  • We loved it, a good walk on a nice day and look at animals at the same time! Cheap to rent a stroller that can get over the toughest terrain (not that you need that, our Quinny Yezz could go anywhere at the park). The food at the restaurants are good and the train ride is nice when little feet are tired. Awsome experience for us who have never seen safari animals.
  • Wonderful, magical, awesome. Having already visit the zoo two years ago, we have marveled at the new features of the Park. The taste of giraffes is exceptional, a moment unforgettable. The route of the train seemed to us changed in the face of our memories and we can now see many more animals. The pens are all very well designed, great animals. Everything is designed for a great family day. Point one negative, the price of ice, sandwiches, etc... who could be offered a little cheaper.
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