Budapest zoo

This zoo which opened in 1866 is considered to be one of the oldest zoos in the world! It houses over 500 mammals, 700 birds and 1,500 reptiles and fish. The exotic, Moorish-inspired Elephant House is a definite must.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Állatkerti krt 6-12

Phone:

+36 1 273 4900

Price:

2500 huf (children 1800 huf)

Opening hours

May-Aug: 9am-6pm, Fri-Sun 9am-7pm; Apr, Sep: 9am-5.30pm, Fri-Sun 9am-6pm; Mar, Oct: 9am-5pm, Fri-Sun 9am-5.30pm; rest of year: 9am-4pm (24 and 31 Dec closed from 1pm)

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