Riyadh Zoo, Riyadh

2.9
#3 of 12 in Parks in Riyadh
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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  • It's good. However, I highly NOT recommend to be visited over summer time since it is an open zoo, closed early as 5pm, and the weather is very hot in summer. Overall, you will enjoy the place.
  • Good one as many wild animals which is rare in gulf canbe seen in this zoo. Though it's very high temperature weather zoo authorities taken care very well of the animals as it's not easy job to grow them and their vaccines and foods to fulfill. My children really enjoyed the animals there.
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