Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Germany  /  North Rhine-Westphalia  /  Duisburg  /  Zoos & Aquariums  /  Zoo Duisburg
Zoo Duisburg, Duisburg
(3.8/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web)
A breeding ground for koalas, Zoo Duisburg is one of Germany's largest zoological gardens. Fossa and Red River hogs also breed successfully in the park's recreated habitats. Although a highway divides the attraction, the park's design and the leafy trees next to the road keep the traffic noise barely perceptible. In any case, you'll be too distracted with the playful antics of the zoo's large dolphin population in the Dolphinarium. Visit the Dolphinarium between shows for free, or buy a separate ticket to enjoy the spectacle. The Equatorium, the largest section of the park, is the home to many primate species from the equatorial region. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Zoo Duisburg and many more Duisburg attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Duisburg itinerary builder.
Create a full Duisburg itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Duisburg

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Duisburg by other users

1 day in Duisburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Duisburg BY A USER FROM BELGIUM December, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Duisburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, kids, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Duisburg BY A USER FROM EGYPT December, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Switzerland & Germany BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 44 days in Germany BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES June, teens, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Duisburg & Dusseldorf BY A USER FROM ISRAEL November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Duisburg BY A USER FROM EGYPT January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Duisburg BY A USER FROM MOROCCO December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in The Netherlands, Germany & Belgium BY A USER FROM ITALY November, culture, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Belgium, Germany & The Netherlands BY A USER FROM ITALY November, culture, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Duisburg BY A USER FROM ISRAEL November, culture, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Goods today from 9 a.m. to 16.30 with our son almost 4 years in that Zoo. We were mega excited by the many animals and the he and also some beautifully designed houses and Freewheels. The dolphin show as the House of the discoveries is very nice. Slide has the Giants our son above the stroke zoos best liked.
    View original
  • Very large Zoo is on that show children generally interesting and indeed adults too, you can spend the day everything still not obojdjosh'
    View original
  • A pleasant holiday with children and without. There is something to see, there are places to eat. All advise! Here is a wonderful Dolphinarium, which gives 3 shows per day. Comfort in any weather.
    View original
Google
  • We spent more than three hours here - there is plenty to see so at the end you find the price (15€ pp) almost reasonable. At some point we also found the compounds were too small, especially for the big animals. The show with the dolphins was spectacular as it is one of the lasts ones you can see in Germany. There's still a petition going on to close it.
  • The zoo is really good, lots to do and a huge park at the top of the hill, Don't buy food there as its expensive - especially the drinks at 3 Euro for a cheap bottle of something to drink, not worth it.
  • Nice zoo with enough space to make walks and picknicks. We came here especially to see the Koalas. You can only see them in this zoo in the east Netherlands/West Germany region :)
  • I can recommend this Zoo for people who like animals and would like to spent time with family around nature and animals. Really good place to discover small wild world in Duisburg.
  • Great zoo, if you speak German you will of course benefit the most but attractions such as the Dolphin show are well worth the time. Good value and good quality food options but picnics are not a problem either.