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  • aviary
  • biking
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  • Bruce L.
    Bruce LavigneAugust 20, 2016
    The great place to spend time with your family.You can see different animals some of them are very rare and beautiful you can rent a bicycle to explore the zoo.The staff is very helpful and friendly!
  • Ivar M.
    Ivar MeriloJune 14, 2015
    Great fun! Take about 4h to walk it through. Not reasonable to rent a bike as it is actually not so long walk. There are also waterstands everywhere that help you cool you down with hot weather.
  • Arthur W.
    Arthur WilliamsJuly 23, 2013
    Took my grandson, son and daughter-in-law. We had an awesome time. We fed the giraffes, pet animals, rode camels and the carousel. We all had a great time. The staff was always polite and helpful.
  • Thelocaltripper
    ThelocaltripperJuly 6, 2015
    Great time to stroll with the family. Animals appear to be well taken care off. Go early morning and most animals will be out. Very much worth the price.
  • Stephanie L.
    Stephanie LedonDecember 4, 2015
    It's very hot during the summer to go to which was a bad idea for me to go in mid October when it's still too hot. But apart from the sweatiness I had a great time with my friends renting bike
    Otel.comSeptember 19, 2011
    The largest and oldest in Florida, this free-range zoo is home to favorites such as Amazon and Beyond and the American Bankers Family Aviary. Adults, $15.95 and children, $11.95 (under 2 y.o. free).
    Miami.comAugust 1, 2014
    With so many animals to see, make sure you get a look at the Sahara's giant elands, the Komodo dragon, river otters, Bengal tigers, African and Asian elephants, camels and giraffes. Read more
  • Jorge R.
    Jorge R.November 24, 2015
    Beautiful displays, aviary, very large, bring comfortable shoes and water bottle, 4-5 hours to see everything, rent peddle powered carriages to zip through, or pay for a/c monorail to get around.
  • Giannina G.
    Giannina GuellMay 7, 2017
    Great place, animals, fun, explanations from vets. At least 4 hours needed, bikes to rent, boat to pedal, kind of expensive. Downside you can't even take water in; you have to buy EVERYTHING inside.
  • Reynaldo G.
    Reynaldo Garcia Jr.January 6, 2016
    Christmas Time Zoo lights were great! My wife and kids loved feeding the camels. Great fun, can't wait to go back.
  • Paramount B.
    Paramount BayMay 29, 2012
    Sanctuary for endangered, rare and threatened animals including tigers, crocodiles and the infamous Komodo Dragon, plus special animal education programs geared for children of all ages.
  • Dan G.
    Dan GruzmanSeptember 1, 2015
    Awesome zoo: spacious for the animals, not very crowded, atmospheric ambient music, and a very pleasant space in itself even without the animals
  • James C.
    James CAugust 25, 2014
    Really big zoo. Really nice check for the groupon. It's a nice walk. Monorail is slow but a cool experience. Totally worth a afternoon.
  • gary
    garyMarch 25, 2015
    Big, beautiful zoo! Tons of animals, great exhibits. You can definitely spend all day here.
  • KC
    KCJanuary 9, 2017
    Feeding the birds in the "Wings Down Under" aviary was wonderful !! Also feeding the Galapagos tortoises for only $5 was amazing.
  • Bonnie R.
    Bonnie RichardsonMarch 27, 2010
    Loved it here!!! The place is huge and you get such a close up view of everything! Make sure to leave yourself at least 3 hours if you don't want to be rushed...the zoo closes early-5:30 and some of t
    HISTORYApril 9, 2010
    Sanctuary for endangered, rare and threatened animals including tigers, crocodiles and the infamous Komodo Dragon, plus special animal education programs geared for children of all ages
    Miami.comAugust 1, 2014
    Don't leave without stopping by the 55,000-square-foot Wings of Asia Aviary that houses more than 300 free-flight Asian birds Read more
  • Valentina F.
    Valentina FernandezSeptember 27, 2010
    Been here 100+ times
    Enjoy the only sub tropical zoo in the continental US. Asia, Africa, Australia and the Amazon are the main features. Enjoy Miami's Diamond in the Rough attraction. Holds a special place in my heart.
  • Jeanette R.
    Jeanette RoseJune 21, 2011
    Great day adventure! Who doesn't love the zoo? Take friends and family and make a day out of it. Make sure to wear comfortable clothes and sneakers.
  • Demetrios S.
    Demetrios StakiasJuly 23, 2010
    wow,, so big and amazing. the bird aviary was a treat and the three elephants were great too along with the bactrian camels(2 humps) and the two elderly lady volunteers were so helpful and kind
  • The Transit Navigator
    The Transit NavigatorOctober 2, 2011
    It's the only sub-tropical Zoo in the US, and that still understates it's awesomeness. It's perfect to explore, even for adults!
  • Jose C.
    Jose ColonJune 27, 2011
    Highly recommend to rent the bikes, it makes the whole zoo a lot more fun, plus you won't get as tired as if you walked it all!!!
  • Cristina P.
    Cristina PoschlMarch 7, 2012
    Don't forget to visit wings of asia and the Amazon and beyond area; getting that up close and personal with the animals is priceless.
  • George
    GeorgeAugust 5, 2017
    Be ready to spend $3per bottle of water. Otherwise kids like the animals
  • Lisbet C.
    Lisbet CrawfordApril 4, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Grandson loves the play fountain. Be sure to bring some swim attire and a towel for the kids so they can splash in the fountain.
  • Jackie G.
    Jackie GutierrezJuly 5, 2011
    Rent a Safari Cycle - it's a bit pricey ($22), but it's the BEST way to get around the zoo and oh-so-much fun! Read more
  • Jennifer R.
    Jennifer ReyesMarch 8, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Best time to come here is when the weather is cool. In the summer forget about it. You would be miserable.
  • Dimitry I.
    Dimitry IoffeDecember 29, 2010
    Definitely rent the bikes to get around the Zoo, well worth your dollar and super easy to ride even when the Zoo is packed!
  • Elissa P.
    Elissa PetruzzielloFebruary 19, 2014
    Beautiful but you need two days to see it all. Watch out for golf carts, trams and bicycles! Way to many "vehicles" on the walking paths!
  • Paulo Marcello(Lelo) D.
    Paulo Marcello(Lelo) DiogoSeptember 20, 2014
    Do not leave with out feeding the giraffe ! It's really awesome!
  • Nadia S.
    Nadia SwanFebruary 16, 2015
    Zoo is great. It is all updated and animals have space. Howler monkeys put on quite a show for us.
  • Alex C.
    Alex CamargoAugust 17, 2012
    The zoo can be fun to watch the animal life contained and the animal life that's wiled
  • Jimmy M.
    Jimmy Mendoza~FarfanJanuary 7, 2013
    Great and friendly staff. The feeding time for the otters is fun.
  • Rodolfo C.
    Rodolfo ChaconJanuary 24, 2014
    NICE place! Amazon and beyond, the giraffes just a perfect place for vacation, y love to ride that bikes haha
  • Jason S.
    Jason ShumrakOctober 8, 2010
    Make sure you feed the giraffe's, and rent the bike it makes it easier to get around the park, unless you like walking 3 miles.
  • Christopher J.
    Christopher JimenezNovember 12, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Plenty of interactive exhibits, especially in the Amazon and Beyond!
  • Lisbet C.
    Lisbet CrawfordFebruary 23, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Great display of dinosaurs here until 5-15. Wonderful place to take the grandchildren
  • Manuel W.
    Manuel WendelFebruary 6, 2016
    Feels like you'd encounter the animals on a safari. Great experience.
  • J Tulk
    J TulkApril 27, 2014
    The admission was worth getting to see my little guy play at the water park! Awesome experience!
  • Luciano R.
    Luciano ReichertJanuary 10, 2014
    Amazing place! You MUST rent a bike and feed the giraffes!
    Upvoted Dec 16, 2017
  • S Pee P.
    S Pee PerrySeptember 7, 2015
    Great space for the he family nice and calm
  • Miriam G.
    Miriam GoldmanJuly 29, 2017
    An amazing zoo with fantastic exhibits and lively inhabitants!
  • Erica T.
    Erica ThomasAugust 11, 2013
    It was fun all day long nice place to take yours kids before back to school
  • Rhonda A.
    Rhonda ArmbristerJune 30, 2017
    The sun was scorching but my husband and I had an awesome time!!! Thank God for those bicycles!!!
  • @karenlisa
    @karenlisaAugust 7, 2014
    We had a lot of fun here. Renting a safari bike is an absolute must!!!
  • Isa B.
    Isa BrandãoNovember 16, 2015
    You can feed giraffes and rhinoceros for extra 5 dollars
  • Brian C.
    Brian ClancyNovember 29, 2014
    No need to rent anything to move around. You can walk around
  • Nidia R.
    Nidia RamirezJanuary 19, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Monorail is free after 4:30; if you are in a big party save it for last
  • Niki F.
    Niki FialloMay 28, 2014
    I like it I been here and very friendly the weather was great for the day !! ☀️
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