The Joburg Zoo is open to the public seven days a week – including Christmas, New Years and Easter holidays. It houses over 320 species of animals, totalling about 2 000 animals. They offer a number of different tours and you can even explore the zoo’s active nightlife by taking the night tour. Bring along your family and a picnic basket, and enjoy the scenery. For more details visit their click here

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Joburg Zoo is one of the most popular local tourist attractions, situated in the leafy northern suburb of Johannesburg.

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    Joburg Zoo
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  • Location:

    Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkview, Johannesburg, 2193

  • Opening Hours:
    Monday to Sunday and Public Holidays: 8:30am to 5:30pm, last entry 4:00pm
  • Price Range:
    Adults: R75, Children: R46, Pensioners: R46, Students (student card to be produced): R46
  • Type of Fun:
    Family Fun

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521doreen Says:

one thing i can say about the zoo the animals is in a very good condition , The palce is neat and clean .i will go there again even if just for a picnic at the zoo

Charleyquant Says:

Appreciate that you can see many of the animals in the wild nearby but as a zoo in a capital city this was disappointing. Many F&B outlets were closed, there are no maps to guide you and not many...

Samantha G Says:

Be sure to paCk a picnic and enjoy it on the spacious grounds. It gives the kids a chance to rest as well. There is a lot to see and do, so try get there early to enjoy the whole day. If you...

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