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Zoo Bassin d'Arcachon

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Boulevard de Cazaux, 33260, La Teste-de-Buch, France
+33 5 56 54 71 44
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Fantastic informally laid out zoo

A quite large zoo, very rural cages and fenced areas, large and smaller animals. A very nice walk... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2017
Paul A
via mobile
Very good animal selection, kids loved it

Visited with 2 girls (4 and 6) who loved every minute of it. There is enough occupy for a few... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2017
chriscork
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Jul 11, 2017
“Very good animal selection, kids loved it”
Sep 26, 2017
“Fantastic informally laid out zoo”
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Boulevard de Cazaux, 33260, La Teste-de-Buch, France
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

A quite large zoo, very rural cages and fenced areas, large and smaller animals. A very nice walk takes you all over, with paths winding around the enclosures, over board walks, winding through trees. Not sophisticated, no food, not commercialised, but an extremely nice zoo.

Thank Paul A
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Visited with 2 girls (4 and 6) who loved every minute of it. There is enough occupy for a few hours. Close proximity is allowed with some animals, notably feeding giraffes and ring tailed lemurs! Recommend buying popcorn at the entrance for feeding, just don't...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We visited the zoo and after a two hour trip were shocked by how expensive it was to get in. We knew there were lots of different animals but first needed a toilet trip with the young children. The toilets are absolutely disgusting, very smelly,...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2016

The zoo is situated 15km from Arcachon town. You can either drive or bike here.This is one of the most exclusive zoo I've been which has white lions & white tigers! There are elephants,raccoons, orangutans, ostriches, many varieties of monkeys, hippopotamus, zebras, giraffes, tapir, kangaroos,...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2016

A medium size zoo with clear focus on big cats with some unique animals : white tigers, yellow lions,..Also possibility to see how animals are getting food.Well organized walk around the zoo. Some spaces are so big that you may not see the animals, other...More

Thank kr1069
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

There were some great animals here and lovely to see the rhinos and elephants had a nice amount of space. Pleasant to wane round and thoroughly enjoyed our day out here

Thank Elaine L
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Cycled here from the Dune, was a lovely outing, except the terrible fall for our 6 year old. But he got up and still wanted to make it to the Zoo. The Zoo was a reward for his terrible fall. Loved the otters, they put...More

Thank dmcc1973
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Reviewed 22 September 2015

The big cats here are supurb, but in general the whole place is too small, very cramped cages for meerkats, cheetahs wonder up and down the fencing, boried, very little to entertain any of the animals, including the monkeys, the water ways were very smelly...More

Thank blueskysFrance
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Reviewed 28 August 2015

Easy to find and park, lots of animals to see, and all the kids really enjoyed it. Well worth a visit.

Thank Jane V
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

We very nearly didn't go to this Zoo because of the comments we'd read about it.....but we were all so glad we did...as two families who've been to a lot of Zoo's, attractions etc this was by far one of the best....a fabulous collection of...More

Thank LissaN500
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