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Higashiyama Zoo & Botanical Garden, Nagoya
(4.1/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web)
Observe the plant and animal life at Higashiyama Zoo & Botanical Garden, and learn about Japan's biodiversity. Established in 1937, the zoo houses more than 125 species of mammals, numerous reptiles, birds, and fish. The botanical garden collections include native vegetation, an insect hall, a greenhouse, and a traditional Japanese garden. Explore the joint complex to experience wildlife up close and see how professional biologists and veterinarians thoughtfully attend to their duties. If you get hungry, visit the restaurant on the observation deck, boasting a panoramic view of the city from 100 m (328 ft) above the ground. Use our Nagoya itinerary maker to visit Higashiyama Zoo & Botanical Garden on your trip to Nagoya, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • The zoo was very good. It has many animals and the facilities are large and somewhat modern. The place was not as clean as I expected from a Japanese park, that was a noticeable thing. It appears they...  more »
  • 3-year-old son, Zoo and Botanical Garden for the second time! Anyway, excited animals. And animal touch Plaza like a rolled up, touch the goats (° _ °) and delicious food. However, parking!!!!,,,!
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  • Old sixty gone in a lot of families with children, and a Babaa has done together. You can now enjoy under Molitor formerly northern entrance in animals, but now is very easy in a beautiful building. My recommendation is India elephant prairie dogs. Prairie dogs are very cute... and watch for a long time would never get bored. In the old days there were many African statues are not alone now. India elephant was only one stock is now also head too little elephant so very cute. Still, the old birds hard to see there. Love stock many interesting animals to go is so much popular Gorilla Shabani is nice, but a closer look at walking.
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