The Budapest Zoo is situated in the City Park. It is founded in 1866 and it is one of the oldest zoos in world. You can see the animals from very close distance and even touch some of them. There is an animal petting area where you can caress or feed goats and sheep. To the left of the zoo’s entrance a Palm Tree House & Aquarium is located – a home of many fish species, reptiles and tropical plants.
Tips for visiting Budapest Zoo
Evening concerts are organized in the zoo every Wednesday in the summer (more info).
Address: 1146 Budapest, Állatkerti körút 6-12
Access: Metro station Hősök tere or Széchenyi fürdő – line M1
Opening hours: Every day (more info)
Zoo map: more info
Admission: 2500 HUF (more info)
Web site: http://www.zoobudapest.com/en
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