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Parco Faunistico le Cornelle

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Address: Via Cornelle 16, 24030 Valbrembo, Italy
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+39 035 527640

Il Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle nasce a Valbrembo nel 1981 : sulla sponda...

Il Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle nasce a Valbrembo nel 1981 : sulla sponda orientale del fiume Brembo, 100.000 mq di verde a disposizione degli animali e di chi vuole conoscerli.Il nome del parco deriva da un toponimo locale, che indica i sassi del fiume levigati dalla corrente, mentre e Angelo Ferruccio Benedetti che realizza un parco che accoglie gli animali in ampi spazi di liberta e favorisce l'incontro tra uomo e animale.Alle Cornelle ci sono recinzioni semplici e staccionate basse che permettono ai visitatori di avvicinarsi il piu possibile allo spazio degli animali. Nel Parco si entra rigorosamente a piedi, e seguendo un itinerario ideale si puo vivere un'esperienza di tipo didattico ed emozionante, incontrando animali che arrivano da ogni parte del mondo, numerosi uccelli volano liberi e accolgono i visitatori all'ingresso. Le numerose nascite sono una testimonianza della qualita di vita nel Parco.I valori che il Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle ritiene fondamentali per la propria attivita sono la conservazione, la ricerca, l'educazione.The Le Cornelle Animal Park was founded in Valbrembo in 1981. Its located on the Eastern bank of the Brembo river and includes 100.000 sq.mt. of green areas at the disposal of the animals and of anyone that wants to know them.The name Le Cornelle comes from a local place-name that indicates the river rocks that have been smoothly polished by the river's flow. Angelo Ferruccio Benedetti created this park that hosts animals in large, free spaces that promote the encounter between man and animal.Le Cornelle has simple, low fences that allow visitors to come as close as possible to the animals' space. The entrance to the Park is rigorously by foot and by following an ideal itinerary, you can live a didactic and exciting experience while encountering animals from all over the world. Numerous birds fly freely welcoming visitors to the park and the many births are proof of the quality of life in the park.The fundamental values for the Le Cornelle Animal Park are conservation, research and education.

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Came here with my family and with my little nephew. This time we did not bring any present from Ireland, we decided instead of giving him a day out at the zoo. He was really... read more

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Vincenzo S
Dublin, Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here with my family and with my little nephew. This time we did not bring any present from Ireland, we decided instead of giving him a day out at the zoo. He was really happy, I was really happy. Because he was happy, but also because this zoo is not bad at all! Good range of animals (white tiger... More 

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Varese, Italy
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is a large,nice, landscaped ZOO close to Monza and not very far from Milan. The animals are very well maintained and it is a nice day trip for families with children. The approach is easy from the Milan-Venezia highway. The fee for each adult is 13 EUR, 10 EUR for each kid (but we went on halloween discount day... More 

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Visited here with friends, 3 babies and a young child. Didn't know what to expect but was really impressed. A large animal park, good prices, very well maintained, lots of refreshment options and generally a brilliant family day out!

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Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

Went there on Easter Sunday, on a nice, sunny day. It was very nice to see all the animals are well kept, in clean spaces.

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Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Excellent way to pass 2-3 hrs with children. Variety of animals, nice landscape, affordable. Expected small amateur place but pleasantly surprised to see full size zoo

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Reviewed 18 August 2015

Had a great time here with my 2 year old daughter - the park is well laid out and has a wide variety of animals. This year the park has developed a wonderful space specially for the Rhino and I hope they can do the same for the Hippos and Elephants, which in my opinion are very restricted space wise.... More 

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Reviewed 22 March 2015 via mobile

A favorite zoo of ours, we often come to Bergamo and always visit this attraction. Perfect size and variety for our children aged 3, 5 and 8. The only downside is the food which is quite horrible.

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Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Lovely animals <3. Friendly staff. Quite longway from Bergamo by bus. We walked over 2 kilometres with girl under 3 years:).

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Rovellasca, Italy
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Reviewed 14 September 2014

I am always a bit wary of zoos as I have been too many particularly in eastern Mediterranean countries that have broken my heart. Le Cornelle was not only excellent value it was clean, well organised and despite going on a sunny Sunday it was busy but not chaotic. Tickets at 12euro, car park 3euro, train ride at 2euro and... More 

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Sarnico, Italy
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Reviewed 18 February 2013

I hate to see animals in cages, animals need to be free in Nature not in cages behind bars! This Park is all the way up in the mountains, how can they keep all these wild animals and say they love animals? Iwas very disppointed and left immediately with a sad feeling.

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