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Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden: Tours & Tickets

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Closed Now: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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One of the oldest zoos in Europe, established in 1866, features the hippopotamus, bred in captivity, and an animal nursery of lion and bear cubs.
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Allatkerti koerut 6-12., Budapest 1146, Hungary
+36 1 273 4900
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We decided to visit the Budapest Zoo to have a day more for our little girl who is 18 months old. The zoo was easy to find (we got the metro) and the admission price was very reasonable. When you first come in to the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ALFSJO8688
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The zoo was very good! The area was massive however I couldn’t find a lot of places to sit and eat, there was a lot outside of the zoo. Got some lovely pictures and the weather was lovely. We went on a busy day but...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ellieo1998
Reviewed 5 days ago

Average. I visided nearby Viena and Prague zoo's, and both are much better then Budapest one. I hate seing animals in not enough space, and that's exacly what I saw in Budapest zoo. (The is never anough space for captive animas, but you get my...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Margheoux
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

For our last (half) day in Budapest, we decided to wander through the Zoo and Botanical Garden. And honestly, I wish we hadn’t. Being from Belgium, I’m used to the animals at the Zoo having space and company. Used to wander around with enough nature...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ellend364
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited the zoo and found it very interesting. There is lots to see and various different exhibits. The map that we were given was very useful. I'm sure you could easily spend a whole day here. Unfortunately we encountered some extremely rude visitors which put...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank shannonl828
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place! Year by year they are improving, all animals are healthy and well cared. I recommended for everybody.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ildikó P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited the zoo with our young grandson several times. We believe it is a good value and entertainment. There’s a very nice playground there also. This time we found a building that is like a natural history museum, which we had not previously...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 930kathleenh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice experience. We spent almost the whole day with 3 baby girls - it was great for them, but also for adults. Combination of different attractions, well organized.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank IgorD445
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly this zoo is huge so allow plenty of time for walking around it and make sure you have some comfy shoes , its a bit if of a warren and the map didnt make much sense so hard to figure out where some animals...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank trapar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend visited here yesterday as we can’t go to the thermal baths with me being pregnant. I’d seen mixed reviews on it this is my opinion- I love animals so much and some of them that you have here are amazing! But...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Ronald C
16 August 2019|
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Response from hadtra1 | Reviewed this property |
We got taxi
Ronald C
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Response from mardanny | Reviewed this property |
20 minutes by cab from out hotel Lanchid 19
Stephanie G
29 April 2018|
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Response from gnejgebauer | Reviewed this property |
We were using metro and we were walking all the time in Budapest, so I am not sure. But public transport is great!