Riyadh Zoo, Riyadh

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A perfect family-friendly attraction, Riyadh Zoo spans 22 hectares (55 acres) and features over 1,500 animals of 40 species. The resident critters live in sections according to geographic regions. Across gardens and water areas, you'll see Bengal tigers, kangaroos, elephants, flamingos, giraffes, and seals. Take a 20-minute train journey to all of the major highlights, and stop for a break at one of the onsite restaurants and cafes. The zoo has ample parking for visitors. Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Riyadh trip simple and quick.
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  • Saudi Arabia’s largest zoo, housing some 40 species of animals. Riyadh National Zoo, in the heart of Malaz in Riyadh, is an easily accessible travel location for those visiting the city of Riyadh. Sui...  more »
  • I visited first time with my kids. Riyadh Zoo is very good place for family visit specially for your young kids. My kids enjoyed a lot here.  more »
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  • سوف اكتب بالعربي والانجليزي وابدأ بالانجليزي Nice place. Well landscaped. Variety of wild animals. Easy to reach. Very cheap tickets compared to other international cities. Very safe. Very clean. Not crowded. Riyadh zoo is one of the must see places in Riyadh. I live in the neighborhood, and I used to visit it with kids almost annually. I recommend visiting the zoo in winter or the beginning of spring. Summer is hot. Don't forget the umbrella if you go before 3 pm in summer. I also recommend calling the zoo office before you go to the zoo, because some days are for males only, some are for females and kids only and the rest are for families (men and women). Normally it takes around 3 hours to see most of the animals. In 2019, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sat are for families. Tue is for females and kids. Mon is for men. You will definitely enjoy the visit. If you think this comment is helpful, please give a 👍. مكان رائع وجميل وامن ويحتوي على عدد كبير من الحيوانات وسعر التذكرة مناسب جدا مقارنة بحدائق الحيوان في بعض دول العالم. الافضل زيارتها في غير الصيف لان الصيف حار جدا. وعادة تستغرق الزيارة بين ساعتين الى ثلاث ساعات وهناك اماكن للجلوس لو رغبت العوائل ان تبقى مدة اكثر. يوجد مقطورة يمكن الركوب بها لتاخذكم بجولة سريعة على الحديقة وهي بمقابل اعتقد انه 15 ريال للشخص. اقترح الاتصال بالادارة قبل زيارة الحديقة لان الايام موزعة بين الرجال والنساء والعوائل. في اخر تحديث كان يوم الاثنين للرجال والثلاثاء للنساء فقط والاربعاء والخميس والجمعة والسبت للعوائل (رجالا ونساء). اما يوم الاحد فهو للصيانة. اذا كنت تعتقد ان هذا الموضوع افادك فلاتنسى تعطي 👍.
  • Best zoo in kingdom. Awesome place. Tickets are 10 SR for adult and 5 for children's. Lot of animals available. Prepare for lots of walk, carry your caps, sun protection items. Small shops available inside for juices, water, chocolate, chips etc. Must visit place in Riyadh.
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