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Zoo Karlsruhe

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Address: Ettlinger Str. 6, 76137, Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number:
+49 721 1336815

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Affordable and picturesque!

I really enjoyed my visit to the Zoo/garden in Karlsruhe! Admission is €10 for adults. The gondola ride around the lake and canals is a MUST. To take the full trip it's €4,50... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Paducah, Kentucky
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice zoo with lots of animals and birds. Definitely worth a visit with children. Great playgrounds for children of all ages.

Thank Juliettie
Paducah, Kentucky
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my visit to the Zoo/garden in Karlsruhe! Admission is €10 for adults. The gondola ride around the lake and canals is a MUST. To take the full trip it's €4,50. Which I thought was a fair price for about 15-20 minute ride. There are tons of hungry Carp which will swim right up to the boat! Lots... More 

Thank Shelbs16
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7 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were able to walk around the entire park with just enough to get some great photos, yet it wasn't so big that we could not see everything. It's a nice, compact, but very beautiful Zoo, and we definitely plan to return to it, during our next trip to Karlsruhe.

Thank Ricpage
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136 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

As other reviews have said this isn't the biggest zoo but it is clean and has some interesting animals

Thank Jonathan H
Rome, Italy
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43 reviews
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

It was a visit that I didn't expected because along stay in this city as originally planned. I went with my girlfriend and we fell in love with the different places inside the zoo facilities and it is also very good that it's near the station so, even if you are traveling but have some hours free. This is a... More 

Thank René G
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

My children are big animal lovers, so we like taking them to zoos and aquariums. This zoo is pretty big and nice. We could have easily stayed there all day but it got crowded in the afternoon (it was a sunny Sunday after months of snow and rain and coldness) so we left. We are a family of 5 and... More 

Thank Natalie S
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Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

The zoo is clean and the animals well taken care of. The park itself is large and amazing for a walk on a sunny day. Totally recommend it for a day trip with family. Take a little something to eat and drink though because there isn't much variety. Children also enjoy the playground and the large chess game towards the... More 

Thank Mariam_Galal
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Reviewed 9 December 2016

Visited this place in August. It's not the biggest zoo but it has it has such a beautiful scenario. There are many kinds of animals and insteresting information about them. You could easily spend the whole day walking and enjoying the different areas in the zoo. The rose garden is a must if you visit the zoo, and the small... More 

Thank Alex G
Karlsruhe, Germany
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

It is certainly not the biggest and fanciest zoo in the world or even Germany but has a good size for smaller children, nice and partly modern areas for animals and plants from all around the world. Both indoor and outdoor enclosures are becoming more animal- and visitor- friendly every year. During summer there is a small boat cruise on... More 

Thank miqster
Regensburg, Germany
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

low key, walk through and enjoy the animals and flowers. central in city, and inexpensive fun. very european, just strolling around. again, colder months are also good for the zoo. try it.

Thank travinfo60

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