Journey through a world of wildlife in the heart of Melbourne at Melbourne Zoo. You won’t believe how many animals are at here! Over 320 species from around the world can be found in a natural setting just five minutes from the city center. Stroll through the lush Asian and African rainforests, where tigers roam and monkeys swing from tree to tree. See eye to eye with orangutans in their special elevated exhibit and walk the Trail of the Elephants. Spy unique native wildlife in the Australian Bush setting and head into an underwater world showcasing playful penguins and seals! Use our Melbourne trip planner to visit Melbourne Zoo on your trip to Melbourne, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
Tours to Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Balloon Flight at Sunrise BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $367
Duration: 4 hours
Melbourne Zoo General Entry Ticket BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $30
Duration: 2 to 8 hours
Melbourne Zoo reviews
Great place to visit in Melbourne if you have no idea where to go. It was a rather large zoo with huge number of animals. Very family friendly with large walking spaces. Awesome experience! more »
The zoo is excellent. Well laid out and easy to walk. The information posted around the area was well informing the public about the pollution and how it affects everyone eye opening. more »
Great place for kids. Always a pleasure to visit and see the animals. The zoo is maintained very well. Long weekends are usual very busy and it is better to arrive early to avoid long queues. The cafes offer limited variety of food and prices are moderate to high. Watch out for events and keeper's talks - these are generally very good.
It's perfect for place to spend with your kids over the weekend. It usually takes about 3-4 hours to visit all the animals. The entrance ticket is about $48. If you are a student or senior citizen you'll get concession. There are lot of food places inside. You are allowed to take your own food as well from outside but make sure of not feeding it to animals
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