Paignton Zoo Environmental Park, Paignton

4.3
#1 of 11 in Zoos & Aquariums in Devon
A leafy expanse of land serving as home to a wide range of mammals, reptiles, and bird species, Paignton Zoo Environmental Park maintains a dual personality as both zoo and botanic garden. The prime focus of the facility is education, and with approximately 300 animal species and 1,600 plant species contained in the park, there’s always something new for you to learn about. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Paignton Zoo Environmental Park by using our Paignton tour planner.
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  • August 21, 2017
    We arrived after the queues had dwindled so no waiting. Fair entry price. Plenty of food and drink places all reasonably priced, so no qualms about the charges. Wheelchair access is good. There is ple...  more »
  • August 21, 2017
    Last year, we visited Marwell Zoo which was a truly dismal zoological visitor experience. Paignton Zoo knocks the proverbial spots off Marwell at much the same entrance fee, so where last year we felt...  more »
  • August 21, 2017
    We had a wonderful day out at Paignton Zoo. The zoo is big and has a wide range of animals and different species. We went when it was raining and it was still a great day out. We booked tickets in adv...  more »

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