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Alpenzoo, Innsbruck

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#1 of 16 in Zoos & Aquariums in Austrian Alps
Get a glimpse of alpine wildlife at Alpenzoo. The only zoo in the world devoted to indigenous alpine species, this site houses more than 2,000 animals. The zoo accommodates 20 alpine mammal species, 60 kinds of birds, 11 types of reptiles, and six amphibian species, as well as nearly all alpine fish species. Built on the side of the mountain, the zoo requires a lot of walking up and down the slopes. Rest at one of the picnic areas with the view of Innsbruck and the surrounding mountains. Dogs are not permitted inside the zoo. With our online itinerary creator, Innsbruck attractions like Alpenzoo can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We went because it was included in the Innsbruck card but this turned out to be one of the best parts of the trip! The animals are all alpine and the view is spectacular. There’s a bear and some...  more »
  • The zoo is located halfway up the mountain and can be accessed either by bus, car or the funicular railway. The zoo is laid out up the mountain, which means walking around means some very steep paths....  more »
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