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Higashiyama Zoo & Botanical Garden

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3-70 Higashiyama Motomachi, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-0804, Aichi Prefecture
+81 52-782-2111
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3-70 Higashiyama Motomachi, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-0804, Aichi Prefecture
+81 52-782-2111
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a big zoo and it amazed me how detailed and information packed each site was. We visited the zoo before going up the higashiyama tower and the leaves were turning red and brown giving the zoo a nostalgic feel. Will definitely come back...More

Thank Garbs1209
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is very big with many different kinds of animal. The entrance fee is very low comparatively. You may also see lots of Japanese families having picnic on many glass area. Lots of fun. You can spend over half day in zoo. We didn't...More

Thank Raymond C
Reviewed 27 September 2017

First, the location is nice. Away from the concrete of the city, lots of trees. The zoo, itself, is a large property. Lots of walking uphill, up steps, so be prepared. With the trend of US zoos toward the habitat format, it was disappointing and...More

3  Thank dianeoh1950
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Enjoyed this Zoo and Botanical gardens in Spring. The flowers in the Botanical Gardens were amazing! I really enjoyed the Japanese Gardens. The Zoo was large and very nice. The admission price was inexpensive and overall I would highly recommend a visit.

1  Thank OBrien456
Reviewed 18 August 2017

There are so many lovely and active animals in the zoo that you can spend a day there with choices of food stalls and food trucks with good food like ice pineapple lollipop and tasty sausage. Even the ice cream cone from the machine is...More

1  Thank jacklyn_lung
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This zoo's admission price isn't too bad and they have lots of fun exhibits. They even have a lake where you can take a paddle boat out with a friend! Overall, it's a great place to visit on a day when the weather is nice....More

1  Thank Lauren L
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This is absolutely a must-go if one is traveling with kids. The whole place is fantastic as well as the food and restaurants.

2  Thank sumkai
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful zoo , nice, quiet , and respectful. Staff are good, many types of animal can be found

1  Thank li s
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Nagoya zoo is one of the best zoos in Japan, it is large but well projected, which makes you walk short distances between the animal enclosures. Well this was extremely good for our two little daughters: the walked all the time and got back to...More

1  Thank Silvio R
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The animals look good, and very well taken cared of. The surroundings of the zoo are clean and pleasant. There are a lot of clean toilet and rest area. An amusement park and Tower within the vicinity is an added plus. Highly recommended for family...More

2  Thank Dalmo2003
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Sarah D
17 November 2017|
Response from Silvio R | Reviewed this property |
I was there for the last time this May. It was 500 yen for adult and free for my children. Have fun!