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Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia

#4 of 91 things to do in Pistoia Features Animals
Via Pieve a Celle Nuova 160/A, 51100 Pistoia, Italy
+39 0573 911219
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Fun, cozy and good zoo

It was smaller than I thought. But it was so hot this day that I was thankful for the size. I have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Systrarna J
via mobile
Excellent

Excellent attraction !! Very well kept and located in the middle of a wood. So even in a very hot... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Andrea G
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Sestri Levante, Italy
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“nice zoo” (4 reviews)
“free parking” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Via Pieve a Celle Nuova 160/A, 51100 Pistoia, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was smaller than I thought. But it was so hot this day that I was thankful for the size. I have never been so close to the animals at another zoo and stood in awe in front of all of them. I have not...More

Thank Systrarna J
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent attraction !! Very well kept and located in the middle of a wood. So even in a very hot day you can stroll around comfortably. You can find here many nice and particular animals: lions, hippos, elephants, suricati, Penguins, lemurs, snakes, etc. Highly suggested...More

1  Thank Andrea G
ZoodiPistoia, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Wow! Thank you for your review! See you!

Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Very nice and lovely visit. Very green surroundings, nice atmosphere. Also good restaurant. Our kids were satisfied!

1  Thank Arta1315
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Lots of great animals in A beautiful setting. I didn't give it a 5 because it would have been nice to have more animal shows or interaction with the animals. I think this was off season so there may be more of that in the...More

Thank Melissa J
ZoodiPistoia, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

That's great! Thank you for your review! all the best!

Reviewed 25 February 2017

It was one of the worse zoos I have ever been to. The cages were tiny and smelly.it was a long way from Florence and definitely not worth the trip.i read the reviews before going and couldn't believe I was in the same place I...More

Thank Marie J
ZoodiPistoia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2017

Dear Marie J, we're sorry you find the zoo so bad. The distance from Florence is forty minutes by car and an hour by train more or less. We've a lot of visitors that comes also from longer distances. Your review is only based on...More

Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Nice zoo. Some enclosures felt a little small. Fun being able to interact with elephants and giraffes. Highlight for my son the baby goats. Missed seeing the wolves, not sure if they were even there. Great that you can picnic, very nice playground. Saw the...More

Thank abzjantony
Reviewed 15 November 2016

It's very beatifull and with many many differnt animals, very fine garden to walk around, to make picnic, to have a very great day expecially with all family.

Thank francesco260271
ZoodiPistoia, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Thank you for your review! 5 stars is very great for us! We hope you should come back again! All the best.

Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This was an excellent trip. It was my wife, my 20month son and I. The park has lots of shade, a good range of animals (lion, bear, tiger, elephant, giraffe, etc). The enclosures seemed a decent size and the animals happy(to my untrained eye). The...More

Thank Harribo45
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This was a nice & pleasant place to visit which offers a nice ambience for the various animals which are hosted in it! The animals seem to be very well kept & the giraffe & elephants were very friendly too!! Hehe!! The place seems to...More

1  Thank Francesco D
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This is a great little zoo to spend a few hours at. Lots of variety of animals - lions, tigers, reptiles, elephants, giraffes, hippos, plenty of monkeys, and a farmyard area. Decent kids playground and cafe, plus several picnic areas. Given the Tuscan sun, it's...More

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