Zoo Wuppertal

Zoo Wuppertal

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Recommended by 138 out of 149 hikers


  • RAdler07

    The zoo is located in a park with partly very old trees.
    The park is located Wuppertal typically hillside.
    There are so many vertical meters together.
    Since one tries to keep species-appropriate the animals have retreat areas so that some animals are not necessarily to be seen.
    For the little ones there is one or the other playground.

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    • July 20, 2017

  • Kapuste

    If you are lucky you can reach the lions in the lion enclosure of the Wuppertal Zoo on this section up to 20m. The lion pictured here was not impressed by me and enjoyed the spring sun almost motionless. Nevertheless, I was happy about the 3m high double fence that separated us.

    If you follow the route, you will see llamas and pampas on the left and tigers on the right.

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    • April 18, 2016

  • Blutaar

    Nice zoo for the whole family. Also good motives for amateur photographers available without always having the cage in the picture. If you're on crutches, you should avoid the zoo because of the altitude difference (speak from experience).

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    • January 14, 2018

  • JR56

    Not far from the Ruhr area, the Wuppertal Green Zoo awaits its large and small visitors. Much has been redesigned here in recent years. The zoo impresses not only with its almost 3500 animals from all over the world, but also with its diverse family-friendly offers. There are special discounts for families and very special offers for children and seniors.
    One of the region's large zoos is picturesquely located on the slopes of the Wuppertal. The Wuppertal Zoo is not only a magnet for visitors in the Bergisches Land, many guests from the Ruhr area also come to the traditional zoological garden. And garden is also a fitting description for the 24-hectare park, whose sometimes quite steep paths lead through a lot of green to the individual enclosures.,0,0.html

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    • December 13, 2020

  • Marcel

    In this zoo elephants are tortured and abused for commercial purposes. The animals are subjected to violence by the zookeepers and have to pose for photos with visitors and show tricks. It is unheard of that Zoo Wuppertal degrades elephants to live photo scenes and gymnastic equipment!

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    • August 12, 2017

  • Biggi Meisje

    Outdoor area with feeding point and water hole

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    • May 19, 2020

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Location: Bergisches Land, Cologne District, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


  • Elevation210 m

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