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Surabaya's Zoo, Surabaya

2.1
#2 of 16 in Parks in Surabaya
Make a quick stop at Surabaya's Zoo to see over 3,500 animals, representing almost 200 species. This zoo shelters rare lions, tigers, and Indonesia's own komodo dragons, but the overcrowded cages, often-squalid conditions, and a slew of animal deaths allegedly caused by neglect make a negative impression on many visitors. Use our Surabaya tour planner to add Surabaya's Zoo and other attractions to your Surabaya vacation plans.
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  • poor animals the animals are starving and hust dont have a good life if you plan to go dont!! the people who own the zoo should commit rope celling!  more »
  • Animals are starving and/or suffering from injuries which seem obviously having not been cured since a long time. That's very sad to see animals used like this for tourism and money but neglicted...  more »
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  • I love to see this place since I was a kid. This place has recently managed by new team, providing a better animal management and some new entertainment inside. It used to be left behind, but Surabaya govt has provided a great stuff to develop its current attraction.
  • The place is huge and from reading the earlier reviews i was hoping for a typical asian zoo kind of place but it was somewhat a very nice experience. Yes the enclosures are a little bit small for some of the animals but the animals do look you somewhat healthy though not all. The only downside was looking at the sea turtles in a small pond with moss everywhere which was a little bit disheartening. The place is huge so you'd need a good plan to cover all as there are no exact directions or route which you can follow. The ticket price was 15,000 rupiahs per adult which was decent.

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