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Planckendael Zoological Park
Leuvensesteenweg 582, 2812 Muizen Driving directions
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Opening hours

Jul-Aug: 10am‑7pm; May-Jun, Sep and spring hols: 10am-6pm (Sun and Bank Hols 7pm); Mar-Apr and Oct: 10am-5.30pm (Sun and Bank Hols 7pm); Nov-Feb: 10am-4.45pm

Description

This vast garden planted with flowers and beautiful trees is home to almost 1 000 animals. Here, visitors can admire rare or endangered species, tropical bird aviaries and lakes visited by many waterfowl. The zoo offers plenty of surprises and takes visitors around the world, with areas dedicated to wildlife from Australia (kangaroos, koala bears, wombats), Africa (monkeys, leopards, elephants, giraffes) and South America (capybara, lion tamarin monkeys).

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