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Spišská Nová Ves - area: Levoca Mountains, Slovak Paradise - region: Spis

Type of interest: ZOO & Botanical Gardens

Zoo Spisska Nova Ves covers an area of 8 hectares in the south-eastern part of the city. It was founded in May 1989. It is the youngest among the big zoos in Slovakia (Kosice, Bratislava and Bojnice), but this does not detract from its beauty. The beautiful scenery of its garden area is complemented by a creek that flows through zoo. With many trees provide pleasant shade for animals and visitors. Lake, a significant element in the composition of the garden, creates conditions for the natural development ducks communities and other wild species, protects and keeps their habitat.

Currently, the number of animals in the zoo is about 250 and there are about 70 species. Among the most attractive animals are the endangered animals listed in so-called Red Book - Persian leopard or Siberian tiger. Other interesting exotic animals are Bactrian camel, colourful mandrill, Alpaca, llama, Shetland pony, Jaguar and others. From domestic animals, there are brown bear, lynx, Buzzard and various other species.

Opening hours

Day of week April 20. - May 31. June 1. - 30. July 1. - October 20.
Monday closed closed closed
Tuesday - Friday 10.00 - 18.00 09.00 - 18.00 10.00 - 18.00
Sobota - Nedeľa 10.00 - 18.00 10.00 - 18.00 10.00 - 18.00


Family ticket (2 + 2) € 6.00
Adults € 2.50
Full-time students 15 to 25 years
(Upon presentation of proof of study)
€ 2.00
Children 3 - 15 years € 1.00
Pensioners over 60 years and disabled adults
(Upon presentation of proof of handicapped)
€ 1.50
Disabled children
(Upon presentation of proof of handicapped)
€ 0.50
Children under 3 years free
Admission to the pavilion Aquaterra
(without visiting the zoo)
€ 0.50

** The price of entry to the zoo includes the adminssion to the pavilion Aquaterra. Admission to the zoo can be bought at the ticket office or at the zoo pavilion Aquaterra.

- Group discounts are not available
- Payments only possible with cash.

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Address Sadová 6,
052 01 Spisska Nova Ves
Phone Show contacts
Fax+421 53 446 26 31
GPS N48.93269°
Date of creation 19. 07. 2013
Date of last change 10. 05. 2017
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