Zoo de La Palmyre, La Palmyre-Les Mathes

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Seek out the popular scimitar oryx, white rhino, polar bear, or golden lion tamarin at Zoo de La Palmyre in the forest of Les Mathes. Covering close to 20 hectares (49 acres), the zoo houses over 1,600 animals from 130 different species, including many exotic and endangered animals. Stroll through 14 gardens. Claude Caille established the zoo in 1966. Plan to see Zoo de La Palmyre and other attractions that appeal to you using our La Palmyre-Les Mathes day trip planning tool.
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  • A well planned one way system to keep people apart! However the queues for food were disorganised and a better selection would have been appreciated. Otherwise we enjoyed feeding the animals where....  more »
  • nice zoo though old fashioned cages make me feel that animals are not so well treated. many people made it too difficult to visit  more »
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  • Wonderful zoo. Lots to see. The animals are well cared for & looked happy & content. Visitors can stroke the animals & feed them (giraffes, zebras, lamas, goats etc). My children & I thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Well worth a visit.
  • Excellent zoo!!! It was super busy but queues were well managed and with a little patience you will get around in about 4/5 hours depending on crowds and your personal preference. There were plenty of toilets and food/drink stops and the range of animals was great. Everything appeared clean and well tended, all in all a fantastic day out and well worth the price.

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