If you are an animal lover then a visit to the London Zoo is a lifetime opportunity for you. You must have seen numerous zoos in your life before, but a visit to the ZSL London Zoo will surely revive your enthusiasm to learn more about the fascinating world of exotic animals, most of whom you would have seen only on the Animal Planet channel or may not even have seen at all.
A great recreational place for young and adult alike, the London Zoo is widely popular as one of the city’s widest attractions. Located in Regent’s Park in Central London, the zoo is surrounded by beautiful gardens and heritage-listed buildings. You can discover about 700 animal species in the zoo and can also attend live shows here. Popular for its thrilling and breathtaking exhibits, especially the famous Gorilla Kingdom, Giants of the Galapagos, African Bird Safari, Big Cats and Blackburn Pavilion, the zoo is a fun place to be at with your family and friends.
Adding colours to the London Zoo is the Butterfly Paradise that was opened in 2006. Other popular sections in the zoo are into Africa, Happy Families, Meet the Monkeys, Komodo Dragons, Happy Families, Happy Penguins and the Reptile House.
Another popular attraction in the Zoo is its aquarium that was started in 1853 making it the first aquarium in the world. In fact, the origin of the word ‘aquarium’ has its roots here.
Whichever hotel you stay at in London, the London Zoo can be accessed via tube or bus. Still The Montcalm London City The Brewery Hotel maintains to be the best recommended hotel in Central London for accessing London Zoo and other major attractions nearby with ease. Camden Town, Baker Street and Regent Street are the nearest tube stations. So, go ahead!