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Edinburgh Zoo, Edinburgh

Over 1,000 rare and endangered animals reside at Edinburgh Zoo. On the 33 hectare (82 acre) site, you can see the UK's only two giant pandas and meet its only koalas. Follow the Budongo Trail to interact with chimpanzees and learn more about their connection with humans. View exotic and colorful species of birds in the aviary, observe sun bears in their state-of-the-art enclosure, and sit among diverse collections of trees and flowers in the zoo's garden. These are just a few examples of the experiences available here. Viewing the giant pandas is included in the admission price, but you must reserve your place in advance online. Plan my day in Edinburgh using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
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  • My husband and I went to Edinburgh Zoo, as we had heard about the Pandas . We went round the zoo and found that a lot of the pens were under refurbishment and a lot of the time we could not see many o...  more »
  • I was given this as a 60th Birthday present from family and have to say I had the most amazing day of my life. Amy the keeper for the day was incredible in her knowledge and habits of all the animals ...  more »
  • Well where to i start with my trip of upset I took my family to visit Edinburgh zoo and what a total disappointment the kids have been upset ever since I am upset seeing the animals kept in that sort ...  more »
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Where to stay in Edinburgh

Edinburgh hides a maze of cobbled streets dotted with boutique hotels offering inexpensive rooms and outstanding restaurants. Many of the city's Gothic buildings house chic hotels with easy access to most of the city’s main tourist sites. For a uniquely Scottish experience, consider staying in the famous old town. Despite being in this historical district, many hotels here feature contemporary decor with lots of glass walls and muted color schemes. They’re also known for offering spacious rooms, comfortable beds, and restaurants serving classic European cuisine, with a modern Scottish twist.
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