Parque Zoologico de Lagos, Lagos

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#4 of 19 in Zoos & Aquariums in Portugal
Conservation and education remain the principal aims of Parque Zoologico de Lagos, home to more than 120 species of animals and nearly 200 species of plants. Representing wildlife from all five continents, the zoo famously features a 60 m (200 ft) long tunnel that allows visitors to observe exotic birds in flight. The shady park serves as one of the region's major family-friendly attractions, housing a petting area that provides close encounters with primates and domestic animals. Come at feeding time to learn about animal behavior from the park's friendly and knowledgeable staff. The zoo complex includes a restaurant, snack bar, picnic area, and souvenir shop. Plan to visit Parque Zoologico de Lagos during your Lagos vacation using our convenient Lagos vacation builder .
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  • More like a park, hardly any animals. Nice day out with the family and something to do seems there wasn't much else to do on the island!  more »
  • The Zoo is awesome... some animals running around freely and you can caress many cages are good to see also for small children. All in all a compact Zoo with a great deal of variety. Monkeys, Wildcat, Parrot, Penguin, hippo, Kangaroo, and much more. everything there... also restaurant and snack bars.
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  • First - don't be tempted to take a taxi from Lagos. Although the Zoo is well outside the town, buses from Lagos Bus station pass the door and the difference in price between the bus and a taxi is arou...  more »
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