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Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Felicien

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2230 Boulevard Du Jardin, Saint-Felicien, Quebec G8K 2P8, Canada
+1 418-679-0543
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A glimpse of Canadian (?) wildlife

All the animals seem to be well looked after and content (even the camels and tigers!!). The zoo is... read more

Reviewed today
Roger T
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Genoa, Italy
Good visit

I visited the zoo in mid September, 2017. It's $45 including the tax per adult, which includes a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ronee T
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Montreal, Canada
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The Zoo sauvage of St-Felicien invites you to come live an unforgettable experience among the Borealie species. Come witness the proximity of almost 1000 live animals in natural wide open spaces. Get on board our caged train to discover the splendour of the Nature trail Park. Continue the adventure by walking along our pedestrian section accessible to the entire family. Meet with Gobi, our Bactrian camel, observe the animals' snacktimes, enjoy our differents activities. One of the 10 most beautiful zoos in the world according to lexpress (France).
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“train ride” (16 reviews)
“polar bears” (16 reviews)
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2230 Boulevard Du Jardin, Saint-Felicien, Quebec G8K 2P8, Canada
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Reviewed today

All the animals seem to be well looked after and content (even the camels and tigers!!). The zoo is well laid out and easy to find your way around. The self-service restaurant in the centre is rather impersonal but fine as a "watering hole".

Thank Roger T
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited the zoo in mid September, 2017. It's $45 including the tax per adult, which includes a train ride to the wildlife area, and also access to the zoo. In the wildlife area, I saw quite a number of black bears, elk/deer, bison... I...More

Thank Ronee T
Marie-Helene_Zoo, Responsable des relations clients at Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Felicien, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

The quality of the environment in which our animals live in is primordial for us. This is why we give them, besides good care, large habitat. Because the animals wonder around, we have feeding times. It seems like you missed many of these, other wise...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This by far must be one of the top Zoos in Canada!! The habitat created for the various species of animals and birds is unbelievable. The staff were very helpful with excellent English and entry to the Park was seemless!! Do not miss taking the...More

Thank Chris R
Marie-Helene_Zoo, Responsable des relations clients at Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Felicien, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your comment. We work very hard to have the best environment for the wellbeing of the animals and the visitors. Your visit helps us continue our mission.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I definitely recommend going with our without kids. We saw lots of animals, the weather was beautiful and the staff was really nice. They take such good care of their animals.

Thank Vanessa G
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We saw very close deers, bears, ... very funny with family and clhildren. the train trip makes it relaxing and more fun with other travellers

Thank Javier A
Marie-Helene_Zoo, Responsable des relations clients at Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Felicien, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you !

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Excellent place to see animals in a non busy place. Site is remote and surrounded by forest. Many activities around for those who stays longer.

Thank Me M
Marie-Helene_Zoo, Responsable des relations clients at Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Felicien, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

We have chosen to present our animals in habitats as natural as possible. We are happy that you felt to be in nature. Thank you for your visit.

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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We spent a nice time at the zoo. We took lots of great pictures. The staff is very friendly and professional.

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Marie-Helene_Zoo, Responsable des relations clients at Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Felicien, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you

Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is the best Zoo I have ever been to. Sometimes Zoos can make me feel really uncomfortable but this place seems to have found a really good balance for presenting animals in captivity. We took a personal tour with Jonathan and I was impressed...More

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Marie-Helene_Zoo, Responsable des relations clients at Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Felicien, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you so much for your visit and your comments. We are pleased to see that our work to have a place different from the others is appreciated by the public. We will pass on your comments to Jonathan too.

Reviewed 17 July 2017

I'm not a great lover of animals in captivity but this place was recommended to us and I am very glad we went. Start with the land train ride (included in the ticket price) through the large area of the park where the native animals...More

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Marie-Helene_Zoo, Responsable des relations clients at Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Felicien, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

You have a good description of our Zoo. Very large habitats, natural settings and the wellbeing of the animals a priority. A new polar bears’ habitat is planned for very soon. It will help manage the bears and give more room for the animals to...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit if you are in the Lac St. Jean area. The animals are placed in large natural habitat areas and the whole set-up of the park feels more like a walk in the forrest than a zoo. Make sure that you take...More

Thank Bourgonje
Marie-Helene_Zoo, Responsable des relations clients at Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Felicien, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

The Nature trail park is indeed the heart and soul of the Zoo. The pedestrian section is also different from the other zoos because you don’t have any bars or mesh between you and the animals and the habitats are big and natural. Thank you...More

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Mary C
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Everyday to August 31th to November 1st : 9 : 00 AM et 5 : 00 PM. For more information : 1-800-667-5687 ext 5241 or visit our website.
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Virginie D
7 June 2015|
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Bonjour, Normalement, une journée complète vous permet de bien visiter le Zoo. Un billet sur 2 jours est également disponible. Selon l'âge des enfants et leur endurance, cela peut être une bonne idée de séparer la visite sur... More
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Anne M
15 April 2015|
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Hi, Yes, we have bald eagle. We even have one that is 45 years old! The oldest animal of the zoo. It was brought to us as an eaglet in spring 1970. Amazing! Bald eagle is pygargue à tête blanche in French. And eaglet is... More
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