Hotels in The Antwerp Zoo
The Antwerp Zoo Hotels
The Antwerp Zoo will totally amaze you with its resident animal population of over 5,000 animals. Intriguing and fascinating would only begin to describe the more than 950 different species you'll find when you visit the Antwerp Zoo. The Antwerp Zoo is one of THE most popular places to visit and actually logs well over 1 million visitors a year.Currently 26 acres the Antwerp Zoo will be expanding to 15,000 sq m (another 4 acres) by the year 2017. Of particular interest at the Antwerp Zoo is the Egyptian temple housing giraffes, modeled after the 1854 Egyptian Court at the Crystal Palace in London. This model zoo features a fascinating animal called the Okapi, originally found in the Congo. Tour the rest of the Antwerp Zoo and find other rare animals such as Indian Lions, Arabian oryxes and even a red Panda. You'll also find other thought provoking attractions like the planetarium, birdhouse, the reptile building and something called the vriesland (freeze land) for Otters, King Penguins and Macaroni Penguins. The Antwerp Zoo is well worth your visit.
The Antwerp Zoo Details
Address: Koningin Astridplein 20-26, 2018 Antwerpen, Belgium
Phone: +32 3 224 89 10