Tennoji Zoo Tours
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Osaka's Tennoji Zoo is home to over 1,500 creatures and 300 different species from all over the world, from elephants and pandas to Australian koalas, big cats, and primates. Mimicking natural habitats as closely as possible, the 27-acre (11-hectare) zoo is known for its ecological protection and humane treatment of animals. Exhibits include a reptile house, a site for nocturnal creatures, and an area for hippopotamuses, as well as a savanna zone set to serve as the wilds of Africa.
Located in Tennoji Park, the zoo represents a place for recreation and culture for locals. While here, stroll through the adjacent botanical gardens.
Tennoji Zoo lies within the larger Tennoji Park, south of the city center and close to the Osaka Municipal Museum of Fine Art. The closest station is Dobutsuen-Mae subway.
Address: 1-108, Chausuyama-cho, Osaka, Kansai 543-0063, Japan
Hours: Tues–Fri 9:30am–5pm, Sat–Sun 9;30am–6pm
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The Osaka Amazing Pass provides complimentary admission to 50 popular attractions, as well as unlimited bus and train rides during its validity period. A guidebook and Tokux2 coupons with special offers from shops, restaurants, and facilities in Osaka is also included. Featuring a variety of popular attractions, including some favourites such as Tennoji Zoo, Osaka Castle Museum, Tsutenkaku Tower, Tombori River Cruise, Museum of Housing and Living, and Legoland, gives you convenience and value.
This private and customizable tour for Osaka is perfect for guests who would like to have their own itinerary planned based on their interests and preferences, allowing guests to experience the city at their own pace.
Price varies by group size
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Face masks provided for travelers
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What are Tennoji Zoo hours of operation?
Tennoji Zoo hours of operation: Tues–Fri 9:30am–5pm, Sat–Sun 9;30am–6pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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