"Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden" Zoo - Budapest Zoological & Botanical Garden Tip by budapest8
Zoo - Budapest Zoological & Botanical Garden, Budapest: 29 reviews and 77 photos
This is one of my favourite destinations for a day out with my young daughter!
Over the years living in Budapest it has always been a hit with children and
myself. I was lucky to have a Hungarian friend who worked in the primate
house and still had friends working there so we able to have an after hours viewing of the
gorillas and Orange Urangutans.
The zoo has a conservation and research centre with internationally important
breeding programmes for endangered native and exotic species.
A Childrens' Zoo for close encounter with tame animals.
"Animals in action show" twice a day. One of the leading animal collections in Eastern
Europe with more than 2000 animals. Spectacular animal display
representing the African savannah, the artic area, and the wetland habitats.
The population of more than 200 primates is of international repute.
Large family groups of playful monkeys.
A lovely park under conservation order with remarkable trees, shrubs and flower beds.
An oasis of calm in a busting city. Farm in the metropolis - ancient Hungarian livestock:
swallow bellied woolly pigs, bold necked hens, spotted cattle, mudi dogs, cikta sheep,
hucul horse is shown a peasant farm of period buildings from the upper Tisza region
A 130 year old beautiful zoo - listed art noveau and national style buildings of the best
Hungarian architects of the century.
Entry Charges Adult 1300 HUF Child ( 2-14 years )
( Children under 14 years cannot enter the Zoo without adult supervision. ) 900 HUF
Family ( 2 adults & 2 or 3 children ) 4100 HUF Student with ISIC 1000 HUF
Opening hours..From 9:00 To 16:00 in Winter To 18:30 in Summer
Address: H-1146 Budapest, Állatkerti krt. 6-12.
Directions: How to get to the Zoo:
Take the Millennary Undergrand Line
(M1-yellow line), get of at Széchenyi fürdő
The trolley-bus No. 72 (stop: Állatkert), 75, 79 (stop: Állatkerti út)
Bus No. 4, 30, red 20 (stop: Hősök tere)
Phone: (+36.1) 273.4900
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