Meet ostriches, zebras, lions and other exotic animals in the comfort of your car an unusual experience that will please the whole family ! Located in the Yvelines and only about forty kilometres from Paris, the Thoiry Zoological Park is the *largest African reserve in the entire Paris Region.
On a vast estate of 150 hectares, visitors can enjoy a safari circuit by car but can also discover many areas on foot. Birds, reptiles and large mammals live together in harmony and will amaze all audiences. The visit can end pleasantly with a stroll through the green labyrinth and the vast theme gardens of the park, filled with familiar or more exotic scents.
Depending on the period :
In March (except Mondays and Tuesdays), from April 3 to 13, from May 14 to June 29 (except weekends), from September 3 to 28 (except weekends), from October 1 to November 11 :
All other days :
See the detailed calendar of Thoiry Zoo opening times.
The safari, access to the zoo, the playground and the château are included in the entrance fee..
|Arriving at Thoiry Zoo|
||From Paris : Take the Transilien line N (Paris Gare Montparnasse <=> Dreux) to the station of Montfort-l'Amaury - Méré then take the shuttle (zebra bus) to the park.
The shuttle runs every Wednesday and Saturday of the school holidays (from February to October and during the school summer holidays ), from Montfort-l'Amaury- railway station Méré at 9h36 for a return at 17h25.
Accès : Take the A13 motorway to Porte d'Auteuil. At the junction, take the A12 motorway then the N12 direction Dreux. Take exit Thoiry, follow D76 then D11 direction Thoiry.
PS coordinates of Thoiry Zoo: 48.865047 and 1.796350
Parking : Free