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Zoo de Ben Aknoun

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Algiers, Algeria
+213 778 75 29 77
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pretty run down

Its open space, limited contents, scuffy and run down. Must have been interesting in its hey day... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2016
ArchitectKenya
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Kenya
Great place for a walk

Most animals were in great condition, very traditional enclosures. you will be walking to get to... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2016
Jeff G
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Kigali, Rwanda
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good7%
  • Average10%
  • Poor39%
  • Terrible34%
Jun 27, 2016
“pretty run down”
Apr 21, 2016
“Great place for a walk”
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Algiers, Algeria
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+213 778 75 29 77
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

Its open space, limited contents, scuffy and run down. Must have been interesting in its hey day. Its ok if you want a walk but theres more attractive places in Algier - try Garden d;essai instead.

1  Thank ArchitectKenya
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Reviewed April 21, 2016

Most animals were in great condition, very traditional enclosures. you will be walking to get to places, although there is a motorized car train that I found once, there is no schedule and unclear as to where and when to get it. No train, No...More

Thank Jeff G
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Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely shocking experience. The zoo is completely forgotten and abandoned . The animals are in shocking condition. It was very sad for me to look at them. It doesn't feel safe. The cages are very very old, you can see walls cracked. There's no signs,...More

3  Thank Malgorzata B
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Reviewed September 9, 2015

It has been abandonded by the responsible. a lot of gangs are there, almost nothing to do except some parc attractions. I do not recommand it for families and couples nor girls only.

1  Thank BZeggar
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Reviewed May 28, 2015

I used to visit this zoo long time ago, it once was very nice with a lots of space for animals and big green spaces..etc unfortunately this place is now abandoned and animals are in a bad shape( not a very nice thing to see)...More

2  Thank Leo D
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Reviewed February 18, 2015

Counting amusement park in "Ben Aknoun" is the most beautiful in Algiers, and perhaps in all of the country, thanks to the vast area of forest and various games that are available on them. And thousands of families prefer to visit the park at the...More

1  Thank fayeq-alnatour
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