Classified as one of the most beautiful animal parks, the Zoo de la Boissière du Doré makes you discover a remarkable collection of species 30 minutes from Nantes and Cholet. In the heart of the vineyards of Nantes, a team of enthusiasts takes care of more than 1000 animals, belonging to many species in danger of extinction, such as the orangutan, emblem of the park.
From large wooden walkways, come and pace the 8 hectares of African plains where giraffes, zebras and antelopes evolve, not to mention our family of rhinoceros. Come and meet the unusual with our Asian and South American aviaries: binturongs, tattoos, dendrobates, lazy... Experience unforgettable moments in front of felines, great apes and the many little ones that are born each year. Share moments of intimacy with the residents of the mini-farm. Enjoy a breathtaking show with more than 200 free-flying birds, including the cute damsel cranes, new in 2017. Enjoy a feeding tour during weekends and school holidays (Zone B). Spend an unusual night at the level of giraffes in one of our Africa Lodges.
Other innovations 2017: the bongos, threatened antelopes of the African forests, and a second Asian aviary inhabited by mischievous pirolles and the rare cranes with black neck.