Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden, Budapest

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See a Komodo dragon, lion cub nursery, and diverse plant life at Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden, the oldest zoo park in Hungary. Founded in 1866, this zoo is actually one of the oldest in the world. Walk through the park to admire more than 1,000 species of animals. Notice the historical Art Nouveau buildings in this nature preserve, as well as several exhibits of native and exotic plants in the gardens, including the Magical Hill and America Tropicana collections. Spend some time watching the zoo's rhinos, hippopotamuses, bears, primates, and many other creatures that have inhabited the park since its reconstruction after World War II. Plan your Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden visit and explore what else you can see and do in Budapest using our Budapest trip generator.
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  • August 17, 2017
    Now we were three already this year-playing (5 years old), and I really enjoy it! Vacation!!! 4 hours we were walking, we love the rájasimogatás:) Parking, Oh well ... at least you must catch the ingyenes...de places us now we were lucky ... The prices are "horror", here to be soft drinks, sandwiches, rágcsával.!
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  • August 16, 2017
    The zoo is organized by geographical area, with a good selection of animals. Many spots where you can rest when you are tired. I'm not here to list all species but delightful chimpanzees and charming polar bears. The zoo can be visited completely in three hours.
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  • August 16, 2017
    I was here with friends, family, and friends. Every time I felt. Good design, many animals, in some programs. If you get tired, you can sit down, valali. Food, drink you might want to take because within all very expensive, but if you have ammunition can be smoothly here to spend a day several times a year.
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  • April 23, 2017
    This is a perfect place to spend a weekend day with friends or family. It's a beautiful and outstanding zoo, definitely must see. Be careful with the closing hours, it stops working at 17:30 and you'll have 30 minutes to leave it, until 18:00.
  • June 20, 2017
    Mixed feelings. Not the best zoo I've ever been, but I definitely see improvements time to time. Relatively big zoo, it's easy to spend there hours.
  • June 3, 2017
    Very nice zoo...a lot of animals in good environment. My favourite place Japanese garden. Warth to visit especially with kids.
  • March 29, 2017
    Good day out and much bigger than expected. We walked quite quickly and only managed to get round in 4 hours! I agree with others that many enclosures are not adequate however - though most animals looked happy and were playing etc. Hopefully there are plans to update the zoo in the future.
  • June 26, 2017
    Superb zoo.. quite a big one.. can spend entire day with family.

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