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Ljubljana Zoo

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Address: Vechna pot 70, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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+386 1 244 21 88

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Good ZOO

It is quite a small ZOO but they still have a lot of different animals to see. When we visited, a part of the ZOO was closed because of expanding/upgrading. Very good for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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99 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is quite a small ZOO but they still have a lot of different animals to see. When we visited, a part of the ZOO was closed because of expanding/upgrading. Very good for childrens but I was a little bit disappointed about playground at the start point...from the begging till the end, our child was asking when we will go... More 

Thank koki5000
Ely, United Kingdom
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165 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I once went to a zoo with only one dog in it. It was a Shih tzu This however is a great zoo. Not massive, but then again amazing value for 8Eur! Loads of interactive bits for kids as well as a big park / picnic area. Great cafes, and all ofthe enclosures were clean and allowed you to get... More 

Thank Li S
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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603 reviews
181 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated around 3km from the centre we decided to walk. It's pretty easy to find, and a safe walk but does take around 40 minutes. As an alternative you can catch the no 18 bus which runs from the city centre to right outside the zoo. We purchased a Ljubljana card so entrance was already included but normal cost is... More 

Thank MalcH
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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54 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is nice small park close to city centre and easy accessible with bus, car, bicycle or walking. Here you can spend good day with kids. It is clean and with kind staff.

Thank Ales P
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I would recommend this for a few hours trip with toddlers. It is very clean, there is also a restaurant, new toilets. Also amazing playground for kids.

Thank Pishka87
London, United Kingdom
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452 reviews
233 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

zoo is located outside the city but there is a local bus service that stops right outsdide and takes about 15 minutes from Ljubiana city centre. We had a ljubiana card so entry was free and also included the bus. The zoo is set in spacious grounds and is extremely hiily in places so make sure you have comfotable walking... More 

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20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Nice zoo and kind zookeepers , a nice place to visit with your family in Slovenia.Has a shop and some other buildings in it aswell.

Thank Alex P
Tolmin, Slovenia
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27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Seven years ago I was there after more than ten years. After that I visit LJ ZOO two to three times a year. Always when I go back I see something new. They are very friendly to the families and it is easy to spend whole day there.

Thank Borut N
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I would not recommend it as a must visit in Ljubljana, but if you ran out of ideas- go ahead. The area with goats, sheeps is nice, the kids can pet them. The playground is also nice. But the staff at the buffet with ice cream and snacks were not really enthusiastic...

Thank Alenka L
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice zoo to visited it for a day. Many animals, many playgrounds for kids so it is a good choice how to spend a day.

Thank tancikjut

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