More information on Iguaçu Park Zoo in Curitiba
Description: Iguaçu Park Zoo in Curitiba
The Jardim Zoológico de Curitiba - Parque Iguaçú is located in the south of the city, and has animals from all parts of the world fauna, a total number greater than 1000 animals. Among the few we can mention: tigers, lions, otters, chimps, giraffes, camels, zebras, hippos, camels, and cranes, among various other species, all preserved in an environment close to their natural habitat.
The zoo is part of the Regional Park Iguaçu, the largest urban park in Brazil with 569 million square feet and was opened in 1976. The park is crossed by the Rio Iguaçu one of the main rivers of the Parana.
The Curitiba Zoo in the Regional Iguaçu Park is well structured with facilities such as coffee shops, parking, shelters, restrooms, and a 40 meters gazebo, as well. The Curitiba Zoo in the Iguaçu Park is a most visited tourist attraction in Curitiba.
Visitation Time: 2:30 hours
Location: Marechal Floriano Peixoto Street, Alto Boqueirão
Hours of Operation: Tuesday to Sunday and public holidays: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Price: Free admission
Phone / Fax: +55 (41) 3378-1221 / 3378-1515
Allows Photos and Footage: Its is possible to take photos of all the places of visitation
Pets are no allowed. Express Boqueirão (Praça Carlos Gomes) to Terminal Boqueirão + Zoo Feeder
Transportation: you can take the Expresso Boqueirão bus(at Carlos Gomes Square) to the Boqueirão TerminalPhoto by: Nivaldo Arruda