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Rotterdam Zoo

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Opens in 21 min: 09:00 - 18:00
Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
Rotterdam Zoo Diergaarde Blijdorp Direct Entrance Ticket
From US$27,11*
Rotterdam Zoo Diergaarde Blijdorp Direct Entrance Ticket
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Blijdorplaan 8, 3041 JG Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 900 1857
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I lot different species, some rare and they are trying to conserve, aquarium is amazing, butterflies always beautiful to see, lots of places to eat and get drinks

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank trudge72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely day out with friends after a weekend in Rotterdam. Great price and a lot of animals to see! They have polar bears which isn’t very usual for a zoo from my experience so it was a great visit! Great facilities and the staff speak...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank laurytetd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have had a wunderful date in the local zoo which has a suprisingly wide selection of animals. The cages are not depressing and try to reflect the normal habitat as much as possible. Positive experience naar the city center!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank thomasmaurice
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

I recommend this Zoo. It already exists for quite some time and next to the usual animals you'd expect in a Zoo there also is a imposant huge Oceanic aquarium area with lots waterlife

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank KingHariSingh
Reviewed 5 February 2019

a very beautiful and well-kept zoo everybody who goes there will not be disappointed, I thoroughly enjoyed my experience and will definitely go back again soon

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

Rotterdam Zoo “Blijdorp” has an extensive collection of water animals, indoors: very worthwhile visiting when the weather is less nice. Other highlights include elephants, lions, and gorilla’s. For children, there is a number of very nice playing areas, while parents can enjoy a nice cup...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 97maartenb
Reviewed 25 January 2019

Lots of different animals to see in a well maintained habitat of good individual enclosure sizes. We went when it snowed and yet plenty of the animals still seemed to be enjoying themselves. Multiple small cafes throughout to warm yourselves up in. Only negative was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Matthew N
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

The zoo is quite impressive and is nicely seperated according to the continents. The polar bear does not look that happy though

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank almeidaj2017
Reviewed 31 December 2018

If thi is your first european zoo,it is ok but if you have been to Vienna's or Berln's you will find it a little "poor"

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Giannis G
Reviewed 15 December 2018

The weather was good which made this outing extremely enjoyable. Nice setup with plenty of animals close by to watch.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank vdbjo
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20 December 2018|
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Response from menno d | Reviewed this property |
A trainride from Amsterdam central station to Rotterdam central station should take u approx 75 minutes
20 December 2018|
Response from mcitaly2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It is 1 hr train to Rotterdam. The station is in the center, you can take a taxi and go to the zoo, it is not very far. Or try metro and/or bus. They are right in front on the station. Surely doable in 1 day
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24 August 2018|
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Response from Georgi B | Reviewed this property |
35 euro