This zoo is a great place to encounter elephants, giraffes, capybaras, red pandas and many other animals up close. Highlights include the ”Oja no Mori (forest of kings)” area featuring lions and tigers, as well as the ”Sarukko no Mori” monkey zone. The ”Asove no Mori” with large playground equipment is popular with children.
154, Katabata, Hamada, Akita-shi, Akita, 010-1654
- Nearest Station
･ Ou Line
･ Akita Shinkansen
･ Uetsu Line
36 minutes by bus
- Phone Number
018-828-5508Available languagesonly in Japanese
9:00am - 4:00pm
*Winter: 10:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
*January/February: Monday-Friday*Open on holidays*Closed January 1 – 3