Ikeda Zoo

This zoo is located in the Kyoyama area of Kita Ward, Okayama City. Besides being able to observe various animals such as giraffes, bison, capybaras and red pandas, you can also enjoy interacting with them through giving them bait. In addition, a steam locomotive from Ikasa Railway and passenger cars from Saidaiji Railway are on display. The zoo also holds different events throughout the year including a summer school and night zoo in the summer.

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Okayama Pref. Okayamashi Kita-ku Kyouyama 2-5-1 map map Map
[Apr.- Oct.]9:30-17:00(Last entry16:00)
[Nov.- Mar.]9:30-16:30(Last entry15:30)
Wednesday from November 21st to February 20th, Wednesday from May 21st to July 20th
[Admission fee] [Adults (High school students and above)] 1,300yen[Small/Junior high school students] 800yen[3 years old and over] 400yen[65 and over]650yen (Must present proof of age) Please)
※Other discounts, annual free passport available
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Credit Card
Available(VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX, DISCOVER, Diners Club)
Not available (2 places in the garden, smoking corner only available)
Not available
Average budget
[Lunch] 1,001-3,000yen
Estimated stay time
30-60 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
Available (There are some places where you can not see. )
Infant friendly

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  • Animals are well cared for.
    4.0 Reviewed : 2022.11.13
    The cages for some of the animals were perhaps a bit too small however the cages were spotless, the water for the animals was spotless. It is a bit of hard walking uphill however despite being...
  • Very small cages for big cats
    3.0 Reviewed : 2016.04.07
    A long walk from transport stops, the zoo is clean however, some of the animals look a little tatty and the cages for the big cats are small.
  • まったりできるデートスポット!ペットショップは穴場!
    4.0 Reviewed : 2020.01.27

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