Gramado Zoo

Gramado Zoo

Brazil gained a new zoo, the Gramadozoo. The park of Serra Gaucha, however, is not just a recreational touristic space. In operation since September 2008, Gramadozoo brings a new concept for the segment. Animal welfare, research, education and environmental conservation are the cornerstones that guide the activities of the enterprise. In lieu of crates and cages, bulletproof glass and huge ponds immersion faithfully reproduce the species' habitat.

With high environmental concerns and falling under the category A of the Brazilian Institute of Environment (IBAMA), the Gramadozoo also innovates by presenting only animals of the Brazilian fauna, which has the greatest biodiversity on the planet. Currently, 1,500 animals live in the park.

Gramadense the zoo, endangered species receive special care for breeding and research. With veterinary hospital, nursery and special environments for the animals of warm weather, the zoo has a specialized team of biologists, veterinarians, and environmental educators provide visitors a perfect harmony between man and nature.

During the course of 1,200 meters from the zoo, the visitor receives information through the environmental educators, the illustrative plates with easy to read, that help the enterprise to fulfill one of his main goals: environmental education.

Another big news is the visitation at night, allowing a unique experience of observing nocturnal species, offering an entirely different segment.

To become a reference, were five years before opening the park to the public: three years of research and construction of two, which gives an idea of the care involved in deploying Gramadozoo.

With magnificent views of the valleys, the restaurant Gramadozoo - shaped hollow indigenous - has the capacity to serve over 200 people and offers the famous "Guabi" (crepe). The park also features exclusive product store that value the Brazilian fauna, where part of the amount collected is reversed for research and conservation of endangered species.

The park, which is 700 meters from the entrance porch in city's RS-115, available infrastructure, high level, fully adapted for people with special needs.

The Gramado Zoo has over 1500 species, with nearly 1000 of them being indigenous to Brazil.  The zoo was opened in late 2008, making it the most recently opened zoo in Brazil.  The zoo is based around the model of creating large open natural habitats for the animals, including large avaries.

 

It is not often that you can see these wild birds up so close!


 

Hours of Operation: Daily from 9am to 5pm

 

Admission Fees:

You can purchase tickets at the Gramadzoo box office.
Children under 2 Free
Children from 3 to 12 years $ 15.00 (around 9 dollars)
From 12 years $ 18.00 (around 11 dollars)
From 60 years $ 9.00 (around 5 dollars)
Parking Fee: $ 5.00 (around 3 dollars)

 

Phone Number: (54) 3421.0800

Webpage: www.gramadozoo.com.br

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Address: Rodovia RS 115, Km 35, Gramado, RS, Brazil

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Activities near to Gramado Zoo


Festival de Cinema (festival) - The film festival is the official festival by the National Fim Institute / Inacen.  It started back in 1973 as shows held during the Feast of the hydrangeas, another popular festival within Gramado.  The enthusiasm of the national arts community, media, tourists and locals turned it into a major event which is still held yearly.  People from all around South America are drawn here during the festival, making it the larges...
Address: Avenida Borges de Medeiros 709, Gramado, RS, Brazil
Distance: 0.27km from the Gramado Zoo
Festival de Cinema in Gramado
Palacio dos Festivais (theater) - The Palacio dos Festivais is the location of the Festival de Cinema de Gramado, where Latin America's movie awards take place.  This is a yearly event, but the theatre is open all year around for movie goers and patrons.   This place is situation in Downtown Gramado, which has many other interesting places to visit, including Street Deck a very touristic place.  Any traveller will want to stop through all of these lo...
Address: Avenida Borges de Medeiros 709, Gramado, RS, Brazil
Distance: 0.27km from the Gramado Zoo
Palais des Festivals in Gramado
Lago Joaquina Rita Bier (park) - Designed by Leopoldo Rosenfeldt, this lake is a man made lake, originally made using hsovels and picks almost 70 years ago!  The park has roughly 17 thousand square meters, which is surrounded by summer homes, hotels, pine trees brought in from Germany that are over 70 years old, and a small island with miniture bridges that grant access to tourists.   Throughout the year it is frequented by tourists who enjoy the beauty ...
Address: Rua Leopoldo Rosenfeldt, Gramado, RS, Brazil
Distance: 0.36km from the Gramado Zoo
Lago Joaquina Rita Bier

Restaurants near to Gramado Zoo


Casa da Velha Bruxa is a Dessert restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Gramado Zoo and can be found at Avenida Borges de Medeiros, 772

The House of Old Witch has one of the more traditional homemade chocolates Serra Gaucha: Chocolate Prawer. Are truffles, bonbons, bars, chocolate fondue and several other options. Besides the chocolates, the House of Old Hag is traditional for their snacks. ? also ice cream and coffee shop. Old Witch House is in Gramado.

Prawer - Rótula das Bandeiras is a Dessert restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Gramado Zoo and can be found at Avenida Borges de Medeiros, 1050

The of Chocolates Prawer are famous all over Brazil. Lawn in the house has two addresses, offering chocolates with flavors and different shapes. Prawer - Patella Flags is in Gramado.

Galeto Nonna Tena is a Italian restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Gramado Zoo and can be found at Avenida Borges de Medeiros, 1730

In Nonna Galeto Tena recipes are prepared with all the flavor and spice typical of Italian cuisine. The house specialty is the cockerel, and to accompany them are also delicious served as pasta and salads. Nonna Galeto Tena is in Gramado.

Le Petit Clos Restaurant is a International restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Gramado Zoo and can be found at Rua Demétrio Pereira dos Santos, 599

Opened in 1977, Le Petit Clos specializes in Swiss cuisine, especially the fondues. In a la carte service the customer can enjoy dishes with poultry, fish, steaks, and special meats, as well as inputs such as cream of asparagus. Le Petit Clos Restaurant is located in Gramado.


Hotels near to Gramado Zoo


Hotel Laghetto Premium GramadoHotel Laghetto Premium Gramado4 Star Rating
Ideally located in the prime touristic area of Gramado, Hotel Laghetto Premium Gramado promises a relaxing and wonderful visit. Offering a variety of facilities and services, the hotel provides all you need for a good night's sleep. Facilities like bar/pub, laundry service/dry cleaning, safety deposit boxes, bicycle rental, elevator are readily available for you to enjoy. Each guestroom is elegant...
Encantos De Gramado HotelEncantos De Gramado Hotel
Encantos De Gramado Hotel is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Gramado. The property features a wide range of facilities to make your stay a pleasant experience. Facilities like business center, 24hr room service are readily available for you to enjoy. Relax in your comfortable guestroom, featuring air conditioning, daily newspaper, television, shower, mini bar. The hotel o...
Pousada Le Chateau HotelPousada Le Chateau Hotel4 Star Rating
Located in Gramado, Pousada Le Chateau Hotel is a perfect starting point from which to explore Gramado. The hotel has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Disabled facilities, room service, elevator, bicycle rental, safety deposit boxes are just some of the facilities on offer. Each guestroom is elegantly furnished and equipped with handy amenities. The hotel's peaceful atmosphere extends t...
Hotel Estrelas Da SerraHotel Estrelas Da Serra3 Star Rating
Hotel Estrelas Da Serra is a popular choice amongst travelers in Gramado, whether exploring or just passing through. The hotel offers a wide range of amenities and perks to ensure you have a great time. Facilities like business center, laundry service/dry cleaning, meeting facilities, elevator, 24hr room service are readily available for you to enjoy. Designed and decorated to make guests feel rig...