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#1 of 1 things to do in Villiers-en-Bois Features Animals
Rue du Chene a Margot, 79360 Villiers-en-Bois, France
+33 5 49 77 17 17
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Clever collection of animals

Wolves, Bison, Deer, Donkeys, Mountain Goats, original horses, all kept in natural surroundings... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
Hampshiretraveller59
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Fantastic zoo with a difference

I loved this zoo, I didn’t expect to but I did. A zoo based on European animals doesn’t immediately... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2016
Woodabell
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London
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Wildlife park specializing in European forest fauna located near the Marais Poitevin. 4 hours minimum visit wilderness. Educational activities and commented carriage reservation system. Practical side restaurant, picnic areas, stroller rental, loan binoculars, baby changing, disabled access ...
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good51%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
22 Sep 2016
“Clever collection of animals”
8 Jun 2016
“Fantastic zoo with a difference”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Rue du Chene a Margot, 79360 Villiers-en-Bois, France
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+33 5 49 77 17 17
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

Wolves, Bison, Deer, Donkeys, Mountain Goats, original horses, all kept in natural surroundings, looked after carefully but not intrusively. A wonderfull day out.

Thank Hampshiretraveller59
Reviewed 8 June 2016

I loved this zoo, I didn’t expect to but I did. A zoo based on European animals doesn’t immediately grab you, zoos are meant for the exotic and sadly European animals just don’t sound exotic! Well I’m glad no one listened to me and we...More

1  Thank Woodabell
Reviewed 5 June 2016

€35 for 2 adults, 2 children, we took a 13 year old and a 10 year old and spent a very happy 3 hours there. Wear comfortable walking shoes for the big park. The animals were very close to you so some great photo ops....More

1  Thank GeraldineF2087
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Some unusual animals, great for kids to explore open enclosures. There's a horse and cart ride round but I'd advise doing it on foot as you can take more time and see more. All-in-all a half day well spent.

Thank Quinton W
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Great place to come wth the kids or on your own, huge area of woodland to get lost in. all European species Very tranquill and nice restaurant and shop. Good value.

Thank trenchermenunite
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Another venture based upon Trip Advisor app and another place on our doorstep (while on holiday). We followed the signposts and didn't get lost. We arrived late Sunday morning and expected a mass of cars in the car park. This wasn't the case and the...More

Thank Airyhape
Reviewed 1 October 2014

What a great idea for the zoo all European animals Wolves Foxes Bison Snakes Vultures large paddocks long walk around or you can catch the horse drawn cart .There is a smaller part with Rabbits Porcupines etc .Restaurant & picnic area available

Thank CondacSean
774Mich_le_M_13, Responsable commercial at Zoodyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2014

All the team of the park thanks you for your opinion. In waiting to re-examine you soon.

Reviewed 17 September 2014

the zoo tucked away in the forest gives a great back ground to animals found in Europe in vast park split into two areas .A smaller are made up of animals in smaller enclosures for snakes rabbits wolves & Raptures .A good idea is then...More

1  Thank CondacCarol
774Mich_le_M_13, Responsable commercial at Zoodyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2014

All the team of Zoodyssée thanks you for having taken time to give your felt following the visit in our park. While oping to re-examine you soon.

Reviewed 4 September 2014

A very gentle and relaxing day with the animals. A very different type of Zoo to La Palmyre also in the region. Dissappointed that the restaurant here did not offer something better. The caleche ride around the zoo was great and I highly recommend. THe...More

Thank RaycheO
774Mich_le_M_13, Responsable commercial at Zoodyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2014

The team of the zoo thanks you for your comment, a working group was set up for to improve the restaurant. It is true that the circuit in the horse carreage makes it possible to differently discover the large park with in particular explanations ont...More

Reviewed 2 September 2014

Our second visit. Not a spectacular zoo like Royan/Palmyre but interesting to stroll about and see 'local' animals. Park is divided into two - small parks is animals in typical zoo enclosures and big park is much larger enclosures for deer, bison etc. Take your...More

Thank Steve C
774Mich_le_M_13, Responsable commercial at Zoodyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2014

All the team of the park thanks you for your opinion. The zoo being located in forest, it is pleasant to take the time to observe the animals that it is in the small park or the large one. While oping to re-examine you soon.

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