Guadalajara Zoo

Av. Paseo del Zoologico 600
Guadalajara, JA - Map It
(33) 3674-4488

AAA Editor Notes

Guadalajara Zoo (Zoológico de Guadalajara) is about 6 km (4 mi.) n. of Plaza Tapatía at the junction of Calzada Independencia Norte and Paseo del Zoológico. Overlooking Huentitan Canyon, it contains a variety of large mammals, reptiles, monkeys and birds, including brightly colored toucans and macaws. A train and well-marked footpaths traverse the major viewing areas. There also is a children's petting zoo. Next to the zoo is a planetarium and the Selva Mágica amusement park, which has a pool with performing dolphins. Parking is provided.
70 pesos (about $3.75 U.S.); 42 pesos (ages 3-11).
Hours: Wed.-Sun. 10-6; daily during Holy Week.