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Heidelberg Zoo, Heidelberg
(3.8/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
Home to a diverse range of animals and birds, Heidelberg Zoo has been one of the city's institutions since 1933. Some of the animals you can see at this small zoo include the Syrian brown bear, elephants, Sumatran tigers, Asiatic lions, red kangaroos, and various species of apes. A number of bird installations feature flamingos, Mandarin ducks, and Kea parrots. Choose from several daily feedings you can watch. At noon every day, the zookeepers present some of the smaller animals, such as the African hedgehog, ball armadillos, insects, and snakes at the Little Monkey House. Use our Heidelberg itinerary builder to add Heidelberg Zoo and other attractions to your Heidelberg vacation plans.
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  • The Zoo is great to spend enough to one day here, but not so great that it creates not all in one day. You the opportunity at different feedings with has to be, as to the > example in the seals or the Lions. This tells you a lot about the different animals by the keepers. Through the playground there is something for the small and there is also a souvenir shop.
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  • This was our second visit here. The zoo has a big garage with wall art (animals) and sounds of animals it's cool. The place is clean, big and very nice. It has some smaller playground and one big clos...  more »
  • Heidelberg zoo is very interesting, with a variety of animals from all over the world. I loved the elephants, which has a very interesting space with sounds, heartbeat, pretty cool.
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