Tourist information and destination rating
: Zoo, Local time: 14:11:10,
Address: Athol Wharf Rd, Mosman NSW 2088, Australia
, Tel.: +61 2 9969 2777
, Official WWW website: www.taronga.org.au
Taronga Zoo Sydney is a famous zoo in Sydney
. It is well known for its kangaroo, and seal exhibit.
About the Taronga Zoo Sydney
Taronga Zoo Sydney covers an area of 29 hectares. The zoo is home of more than 2600 animals - belonging to 350 species. There are many attractions for visitors – the most popular is the Australian part of the zoo. Many of the known local animals are kept there. Particularly, foreign visitors enjoy enormously the fact that they are allowed to get very close to the local kangaroos, with which they can make photos or even pet them. Another popular attraction is the Seal theatre, where seals show to the visitors what they can do. The zoo is open daily from 9 to 17 pm. Tickets cost 41 AUD for adults and 20 AUD for children (4-15 years) . Children under four have free admission. Taronga Zoo Sydney also offers the opportunity to spend a night at the zoo for a fee.
How to get there
The most exciting way how to get to the Taronga Zoo Sydney is to use ferry from Circular Quay – the ride takes about 15 minutes. The ferry lands in the lower part of the zoo and a cable car takes the visitors to the upper part. The ride with the cableway is very popular, it enables the visitors to enjoy a beautiful view of the zoo itself and all over the Gulf.
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Last update: Oct 19, 2012 7:30:50 PM
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: little train Is it linked to other attraction?
: with a botanical garden Special events and celebrations possible?
: weddings Most popular animals
: falcon, elephant (Elephantidae), giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis), lion (Panthera leo), koala (Phascolarctos cinereus), shark (Selachimorpha), owl