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Riyadh Zoo, Riyadh

(1.6/5 based on 380+ reviews on the web)
A perfect family-friendly attraction, Riyadh Zoo spans 22 hectares (55 acres) and features over 1,500 animals of 40 species. The resident critters live in sections according to geographic regions. Across gardens and water areas, you'll see Bengal tigers, kangaroos, elephants, flamingos, giraffes, and seals. Take a 20-minute train journey to all of the major highlights, and stop for a break at one of the onsite restaurants and cafes. The zoo has ample parking for visitors. Before you head to Riyadh, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Riyadh trip itinerary builder, to make sure you see all that Riyadh has to offer, including Riyadh Zoo.
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  • We really liked it. The place is very clean animals cages are also very clean There is a good collection of different animals We enjoyed it a lot 
  • Nit a very good place but does the job for kids wHo want to see animals and exotic species. It is not well maintained and a but dirty, i have ro say a bit depressing. 
  • Visited this zoo on a lovely day. African elephants and majestic lions are the main attractions. Entrance fee is only 10 riyals.Some of the people must learn not to throw bottles into the animals' enc...  more »