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Nikolaev Zoo, Mykolayiv

(3.6/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
Nestled in a pristine green area, provides for about 2,800 animals representing 377 species, some of which are endangered. Dating back to 1901, the zoo started off as the private aquarium collection of the mayor. Over time, it grew into an institution with one of the richest varieties of animals in the country. In 2003, the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums added it to their list, making it the first one in Ukraine to be internationally certified. Walk through the grounds and encounter wild and domestic animals of all kinds and sizes: you'll see tigers at play, observe hippopotamuses, and watch the monkeys. For Nikolaev Zoo and beyond, use our Mykolayiv itinerary planner to get the most from your Mykolayiv vacation.
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  • Me and the children really enjoyed it. There was a lot of times and each time fun. Well of course it all depends on the mood. Café "Den" in the territory, it is better to pass up. Very dubious, weathered sandwiches + check. Constantly improve the territory, how come necessarily something new will. Be sure to visit if one was not.
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  • My husband and I love to walk in our Zoo! Observe how every year the better and better he transformed! Here's the last time we saw were started to equip new elefantenhaus. Hence we hope that soon we will have an elephant. We are proud of our Zoo, and we believe that he is one of the best in Europe.
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  • A great Zoo in Ukraine, staff will answer and help you in any question supplied! Good treatment of animals, the cells clean, turpentine is cleaned daily!
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