Perfect for a non-rainy day. Also very nice for a family with small children, there is a petting zoo and small shows. A little bit expensive for a one-time ticket, but they do offer a fair value family whole day ticket.
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Is very close to train station (walking distance), so located inside the city but still looking natural with lots of green. I liked most the monkey house with big families of chimpanzees, gorillas and orangutans and the tank with the Nile crocodile - the ticket...More
Easily accessible with public transport, it is perfect for small kids. Animals are fairly treated and they are easy to see during the visit. We spent good five hours in the zoo including lunch at the restaurant. Food is not fantastic but good for such...More
Our family, consisting of grandparents, parents and two young children spent the whole day here and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Our favorites were the éléphants, monkeys and giraffes, however of course there is so much more to enjoy. The vivarium is much bigger than we...More
The new elephant area is extremly nice. You can see that they are putting much thought in how to keep the animals busy and give them a lovely home. The zoo is great for all weather... there is a lot to see indoor and outdoor......More
we love Basel Zoo. it is always a pleasure to return here. What I think can be improved is the environment of animals.