The animals at Zoo Zurich live in different areas designed to mimic nature. The zoo map offers an overview.

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The areas replicate the animals’ natural habitats as closely as possible. The recreated areas are:

  • mountainous cloud forest
  • wetlands and marine ecosystem
  • highlands
  • deciduous and dry forest
  • coastal
  • savanna and grassland
  • settlement area (farms and houses)
  • tropical rainforest
  • desert and steppe

Below you will find further information about new and important areas at Zoo Zurich.