Johannesburg Zoo, Johannesburg

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Zoo · Zoo / Aquarium
Admire white lions, black rhinos, and more than 300 other animal species at Johannesburg Zoo, open in 1904. Established as a humble farm with only a few animals, the zoo expanded into a wildly popular attraction offering camping trips, night safaris, and educational programs--the park's main claim to fame may be a successful program for breeding rare Siberian tigers and white lions. On your tour of the zoo, you can encounter gorillas, crocodiles, elephants, brown bears, and countless other species. PutJohannesburg Zoo into our Johannesburg road trip website and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Like so many places I have been in South Africa, so much potential but it just falls short. I took my 2 and 4-year-old to this zoo last week and we had a good time. The kids had fun and we got lots....  more »
  • The zoo is not as great as it used to be. The animals seem healthy enough but the rest of the zoo is not that well maintained. Apart from that it is a nice enough place to visit for the day to just.....  more »
  • 4 stars because toilets were dirty. Otherwise it's mostly clean and pleasant, not too expensive. Enough places to sit, picnic, eat and relax. Great fun for adults and kids even on a rainy day. Great place for long walks. The animals look taken care of except for their water that looks dirty. Otherwise their enclosures are big and clean. There are rides, a restaurant, an aquarium, and wonderful places to take pictures. Would definitely go again.
  • Its now Johannesburg zoo opened and how much per person?
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