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Thessaloniki Zoo

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Neapoli Sikies, 554 38, Greece
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Not really a zoo anymore

This probably used to be a nice zoo. But now it is nothing more than the somewhat sad remains of a... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
epspaan
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's-Heerenberg, The Netherlands
Well at least the bears have 'escaped'!

Whilst not a fan of keeping animals in captivity I recognise that some zoos are essential to... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
harehound
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Thessaloniki Region, Greece
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good27%
  • Average21%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible21%
7 Jun 2017
“Not really a zoo anymore”
21 May 2017
“Well at least the bears have 'escaped'!”
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Neapoli Sikies, 554 38, Greece
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

This probably used to be a nice zoo. But now it is nothing more than the somewhat sad remains of a zoo. The location on a hill in a wooded area is however very nice. But there are not many large animals left (some sheep,...More

2  Thank epspaan
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

Whilst not a fan of keeping animals in captivity I recognise that some zoos are essential to maintain good breeding programs - and incidentally provide an educational experience without causing animal suffering. Thessaloniki zoo is not one of these. It is best described as a...More

1  Thank harehound
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

This is a nice park to walk about if you like a lot of steps and woodland and the aroma of goat poo. They only had three types of animal: birds, goats and deer. There were lots of empty cages and it was very hard...More

3  Thank Jemma D
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Reviewed 5 June 2016

More like a park, not zoo and that's what I'm glad about. Most of the animals they fit in and are taken care of. Would not feel happy and relaxed in a a overgrouded place with all kinds living creatures that doesnt belong. A wolf...More

1  Thank Mia141414
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

It's nice and quiet. It was free, at least when we visited. The way to the zoo is also nice, if one goes up through the old town.

Thank Adrian L
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Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

When you enter the zoo, you see a lot of ducks running loose. Also rabbits and a male peacock. More than half of the cages are empty but hey, it's free! Capricorns, deers, goats, sheep, a donkey, reindeer, turtles ... It's not so well maintained...More

1  Thank Bobtje
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Reviewed 4 November 2014

Thessaloniki is the second biggest Greek city, with population well over 1 million people, The city's zoo is not counted among the tourist attractions, but, for every tourist who fell victim to ignorance and actually paid money to visit the very overrated Northern Greece, I...More

10  Thank Nick S
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