GaiaZOO, Kerkrade

4.4
#1 of 16 in Outdoors in Limburg Province
See more than 100 different species of animals and take a stroll through the recreated natural habitats from various parts of the world at GaiaZOO. The zoo's habitats include Europe, tundra, Amazonia, Congo, and Namibia, all housing specific species that are allowed to wander freely just as they would in the wild. The landscaping provides a safe, unobstructed view of the animals from close up. Take time to watch everything from birds of prey, predators, and large herbivores to small and cuddly animals that you can interact with in the petting zoo. Kids can have fun at the zoo's Dino Dome, a large, prehistoric-themed, indoor play area. Because most of the habitats are outdoors, note that some animals may retreat to their shelters and not be visible on rainy days. To visit GaiaZOO on your holiday in Kerkrade, and find out what else Kerkrade has to offer, use our Kerkrade online road trip planner .
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  • August 16, 2017
    Gorgeous in green located Zoo! Very close, well cared for animals, zoning uncluttered, snack and drink in nice atmosphere, nice know questions between by ect hold is probably the presentation in the conduct vd gorrila's. That was brief and had some more content.
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  • August 16, 2017
    We had a kind of extended Petting Zoo expected but it was really a surprisingly beautiful zoo! The animals showed natural behaviour and they sit in spacious, green. We were often long to enjoy their behaviors.
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  • August 15, 2017
    The zoo itself is very nice, the cages are relatively large and well maintained. In addition, the Park is very clean. But: Price of admission is €20.50 per person, what I find personally very much. Also parking costs €7,50 per day. (You are obliged to pay€ 7.50, even if it still comes to 15: 00). The rest is also very expensive, a water bottle €2,40, Cola € 2.80. But otherwise a nice Park.
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  • June 6, 2017
    Nice green park. The animals have space and more shade than humans. Food was good and drink-stands can be found all over the place.
  • April 25, 2017
    I have paid 28 euro not to see half of the animals,one third of the zoo was in renovation,and the road to get there is still in renovation more than a year. 7.50 euro for parking???? Really???? There are way better and cheaper zoos around. Not good value for my money.
  • May 30, 2017
    The best zoo in the Netherlands! Great layout, spacious enclosures and a green natural environment
  • July 9, 2017
    Great zoo, beautiful park with lots of green, not too crowded. The map is somewhat confusing sometimes.
  • May 31, 2017
    Beautiful maintained zoo. The animals are well cared for. There are also a lot of extra childern's activities such as an indoor playground (dino dome), outdoor playgrounds, a parcours with robes and a mini zoo where you can walk among little animals (goats, ducks).

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