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San Antonio Zoo, San Antonio

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#6 of 34 in Parks in San Antonio
San Antonio Zoo features 750 species of mammals, reptiles, birds(among the United States' largest collections), and amphibians. See the plains of Africa and lush jungles of Amazonia in this natural setting for over 9,000 animals. Observe different animal species as they share a common watering place, and watch a hippopotamus and a Nile crocodile up close through underwater viewing windows. You can hop on a train for a tour around the zoo, visit a butterfly garden, play with parrots, and ride a carousel. There's a lot of walking to do, so wear comfortable shoes and carry water with you. Using our online itinerary creator, San Antonio attractions like San Antonio Zoo can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Animal park design Alpine good, visitors and animals are not far away, the area of the park area will not be too large, walking through the process can be recognized and observed to a number of animals, the door also has a cute small car, there are public car rental stations available, as convenient.
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  • Granddaughter is from Albuquerque, New Mexico and was elated to find different animals at the zoo. She is only 4, but knows her stuff when it comes to zoo life.  more »
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  • As a San Antonio native the Zoo is one of my favorite places. I feel like a child each time I visit. As I do my utmost to approach consciousness and develop a true feel for all life in the Zoo. As I strive to send my frequency of adoration for the beauty and awe to every animal, I receive the joy of presence. The a ha moment of acknowledging we are all here together, and I am yours and you are mine for a day. Life is beautiful.
  • Great on a cool day. Go on a cool day if you can. The animals were incredibly lively and it was super walkable. The hippos are definitely my favorite part of this zoo, especially when they're swimming around. I really wish I had taken a picture of the hippos. 5 stars only on days below 75 degrees.
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