National Zoo and Aquarium, Canberra

4.1
#1 of 31 in Outdoors in Canberra
Visit National Zoo and Aquarium and wander the landscaped grounds to see some of the worlds most amazing creatures. Or take part in a Tour or Encounter - these offer opportunities to interact, feed and even touch some of the zoo's wildlife, which includes red pandas, meerkats, tigers, lions, cheetahs, giraffes, bears, sharks and dingos. These tours are popular with adults and children are very popular, so book in advance to avoid disappointment. This is Australia's only combined zoo and aquarium site, featuring the largest inland saltwater tank in the country. Arrange to visit National Zoo and Aquarium and other attractions in Canberra using our Canberra vacation planner. Before you head to Canberra, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Canberra trip itinerary builder tool , to make sure you see all that Canberra has to offer, including National Zoo and Aquarium.
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  • Lovely zoo, definitely worth the visit. You will need about 2 hours plus to see it all. Food in the bistro was good. The Animals are well looked after. Our suggestion... Go as soon as it opens in the ...  more »
  • I was pleasantly surprised after visiting this place for the first time. It has the best children's outdoor park. I wasn't expecting much as it is a small zoo but was pleasantly surprised. I gave it 3...  more »
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