Lisbon Zoological Garden

Lisbon’s Zoo is one of the most well-known zoo’s in Europe, don’t miss visiting this zoo on your visit to Lisbon.

Jardim Zoológico de Lisboa
Jardim Zoológico de Lisboa 
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Lisbon’s zoo is a place of conservation and preservation of many species, worldwide recognized for the quality of its habitats as well as for the development and impact on threatened species conservation. 

Lisbon’s zoo
Lisbon’s zoo
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Rinoceronte Zoológico de Lisboa
Lisbon’s zoo
© Nuno Castro

The Zoo is the perfect place to spend an amusing day in contact with animals and nature from all over the world in a fun and pedagogical way.

Nowadays Lisbon’s Zoo has more than 2000 animals among reptiles, mammals, birds, amphibians and arthropods.

Lisbon’s Zoo was created in 1884 and it was replaced two times until it found its permanent installments in Sete Rios, Lisbon.

Apart from the animal and plant variety, you’ll find a cable car which will allow you to take a trip around the park with a privileged view over the zoo, watch one of the numerous dolphins and sea lion’s shows on the Dolphin’s Bay, observe exotic birds on the Rainbow Park, watch one of the birds on full-flight shows at the Enchanted Forest, watch the feeding of the pelicans, watch snakes and lizards’ shows or even visit one of the best reptile collections on the world on the famous reptilarium, after crossing a bridge over the crocodile lake.

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Sete Rios, Lisboa

Entrance fee:

Children until 2 years old - free
Children between 3 and 11 years old - 12,50€
Adults (from 12 to 64 years old) - 18,00€


Open everyday of the year
From 21st March to 21st September the zoo’s opened from 10am till 8pm.

Additional Infraestructures:

Picnic areas with sanitary facilities and shadows, restaurants, children parks, cable car, visitor’s centre, shops and many more.

How to get here:

Bus: 716, 731, 54, 770, 726, 746, 758, 768.
Metro: Jardín Zoológico.


(+351) 217 232 910


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