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National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka, Colombo

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Castle Zoo / Aquarium
View an extensive display of wildlife at National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka, home to 3,000 individual animals representing 310 different species. The 10 hectare (24 acre) grounds promote the animals' well-being, with dense tree coverage and well-maintained landscapes. Get up close to mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians, butterflies, and marine invertebrates, and take in one of a number of shows, including elephant and sea lion performances as well as an education program for chimps. By using our Colombo itinerary planner, you can arrange your visit to National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka and other attractions in Colombo.
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  • mostly families visit here with their kids, best place to see animals, but sometimes this will be bore for youngsters. still this zoo need more improvements & fun activities  more »
  • This is the best place for kids..you can see all types of animals there.also you can see elephant dance like that there  more »
  • It's one of the best organised zoos I've been to. It's average size and can be toured by foot even if you have small children. We have a 2 years old. He enjoyed it very much. We were lucky to be appro...  more »