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Selcohome Zoo Paradise Yagiyama

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1-43 Yagiyama Honcho, Taihaku-ku, Sendai 982-0801, Miyagi Prefecture
+81 22-229-0631
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Smiles and tears

Similar to most zoos in Japan, animals are not treated well coming from a Western perspective. But... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Justin V
Yagiyama Zoo - Great Family Outing!

Situated on top of hill overlooking the city, the zoo is also conveniently located next to a subway... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2016
chyihaur
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good53%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Apr 30, 2018
“Smiles and tears”
Jun 19, 2016
“Yagiyama Zoo - Great Family Outing!”
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1-43 Yagiyama Honcho, Taihaku-ku, Sendai 982-0801, Miyagi Prefecture
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+81 22-229-0631
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Similar to most zoos in Japan, animals are not treated well coming from a Western perspective. But it is average, probably even slightly above in quality and range of animals as far as Japan goes. Some animals have decent habitats, and are fun to view....More

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

Situated on top of hill overlooking the city, the zoo is also conveniently located next to a subway train station. Admission is relatively cheap - JPY 400 for adults and free for children under 6. The zoo has a good collection of various animals that...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2015

When the subway is opened in December, it will be able to go easily in the family. Less snow in Sendai, so we open even in the winter period, I think that it is good to continue to warm.

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Reviewed 23 June 2015

Not that sophisticated, but an enjoyable place to wander. Red pandas and Japanese monkeys the main draw.

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Reviewed 6 April 2014

Very nice place, lots of different animals to see. We took the bus from Sendai station to get there. The announcement was in English as well and you just pay as you get off the bus. 260 yen/ per person each way. There is also...More

3  Thank Sarah G
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Reviewed 8 September 2013

Yagiyama Zoo located in yagiyama mountain in Sendai City and you can ride a bus from Sendai station to the yagiyama zoological park or you may use the Sendai Loop bus. Very excellent place, you can enjoy watching the animals from all over the world,...More

2  Thank Bahlul
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