Zoo in Monaco
This zoo will not be able to makecompetition with his famous colleagues in the largest cities of the world. What to say of the territory of the Principality of less than two square kilometers. Yet a walk through the zoo in Monaco gives a lot of pleasant moments and locals and tourists with children.
Zoological garden of Monaco
Formed in 1954 by Prince Rainier III,zoo located on the south side of the famous rock of Monaco. Two hundred and fifty local residents are only 50 species, but Monaco zoo name for initiates - is synonymous with charitable institutions, which provide assistance to younger brothers and conduct rehabilitation of animals in distress. The peculiarity of the park that the local inhabitants were once abandoned circus actors were unnecessary or former owners. In the Zoological Gardens they got comfortable living conditions, care and professional care.
Pride and Achievements
Duchy Zoo is proud to be part ofcured animals were released into the wild. In particular, the freedom gained wild leopards who went to their homeland in Africa. Due to the small area of the park, some animals, according to its organizers do not receive the proper level of care, and therefore transferred to larger zoos neighboring European countries.
Visitors to Monaco zoo while walkingcan see exotic parrots, cockatoos and small monkeys, lemurs, prairie dogs and funny raccoons. Children happy to communicate with domestic rabbits and goats and watch the habits of a variety of reptiles in a large terrarium.
How to get there?
Location of the zoo - Esplanade Rainier III, Fontvieille, 98000. The Principality of Monaco. To get there the easiest way to a rented car on the A8 motorway, taking advantage of the Congress Monaco - Monte Carlo.
Monaco zoo Opening hours depend on the season:
- From 1 October until 28 February the park is open from 10.00 to 12.00 and from 14.00 to 17.00.
- From 1 March to 31 May - from 10.00 to 12.00 and from 14.00 to 18.00.
- From 1 June to 30 September from 09.00 to 12.00 and from 14 to 19.00.
The zoo opens every Sunday at 14.00 only, and ticket office selling tickets for the last 45 minutes before closing.
The price of admission is very low in the park -children costs 3 euros adult - 5 euro, babies up to 8 months have the right to visit the attraction for free. Photos and video can be carried out freely.
Services and contacts
Inside the park runs a children's playground, where you can spend time outdoors with your family.
Official site at the zoo in Monaco is not, but the details of his work can be found on www.recreanice.fr.
Park Telephone +377 93 50 40 30.