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Located within the Parc de la Tete d'Or, Zoo Lyon is the most visited French Zoo with nearly 2.5 Million visitors a year. He invites you to discover Endangered species in and some rarely seen elsewhere.
Went for a walk around the park itself which was very nice considering it was a drizzly day. The leaves on the trees were changing colour as we went in October. The only problem when going this time of the year was that the boats...More
Was n Lyon on business and went for a relaxing walk through the free zoo just on my own. There are many unobtrusive animal displays that make an effort to seem as natural as possible. The African Plain is an area without a fence, just...More
In lovely Lyon there is a lot to do and the parkland is well used by locals soaking up sun and family time. The zoo itself is free which is great but there are very few animals so on that basis I would leave it...More
It’s a free zoo in the middle of the park. It’s only small but so lovely to stroll past in the day and see such amazing animals while just walking through. I personally haven’t seen anything like it and it’s definitely worth a visit in...More
Stayed at the Marriott so walked into the park across the road. The park its self is surrounded by a lake - so you can walk all the way around (or jog). During the weekends its a great family picnic area. The zoo is in...More
The fauna variety may not be as wide as in the capital cities but all the animals are in a very comfortable onditions and in a spacious cages. The park and botanical garden surrounding the zoo are amazing. Lots of playgrounds around.
We spend just a day in Lyon and this place certainly swayed us in choosing a hotel. We stayed very close to this place. The kids loved seeing all the animals.
It’s free to walk around and some animals I haven’t really seen anywhere else....More