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La Boissière du Doré Zoo

Activity - Holidays & weekends in La Boissière-du-Doré

La Boissière du Doré Zoo - Activity - Holidays & weekends in La Boissière-du-Doré
Nature and the great outdoors

La Châtaigneraie - La Boissière-du-Doré

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.

Rates

La Boissière du Doré Zoo
Indefinite duration - 1 adult
1950 €
Indefinite duration - 1 child
14 €

Contact

Africa Lodges
+33 2 40 33 70 32
Languages spoken:

Practical information

Participants' profileAll ages
Good to knowAccessible to people with reduced mobility
In detail

Free parking: car, 2 wheels, gic gig, bus, campers. Camper parking allowed at night (parking n ° 2)

Spectacle of birds in free flight every day from April to September

Feeding tour commented on we and vac. Schools (Zone B)

Restaurant on site

Establishment policy

BookingNot required
PaymentCredit card, cheque, cash

Opening times

From 11 to 26 february
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
14h00 - 18h00
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14h00 - 18h00
From 27 february to 31 march
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
ClosedClosed
14h00 - 18h00
ClosedClosed
14h00 - 18h00
14h00 - 18h00
From 1 april to 30 june
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
11h00 - 19h00
11h00 - 19h00
11h00 - 19h00
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11h00 - 19h00
11h00 - 19h00
11h00 - 19h00
From 1 july to 31 august
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
10h00 - 19h00
10h00 - 19h00
10h00 - 19h00
10h00 - 19h00
10h00 - 19h00
10h00 - 19h00
10h00 - 19h00
From 1 to 30 september
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
14h00 - 18h00
14h00 - 18h00
14h00 - 18h00
14h00 - 18h00
14h00 - 18h00
11h00 - 19h00
11h00 - 19h00
From 1 to 20 october
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
ClosedClosed
14h00 - 18h00
ClosedClosed
14h00 - 18h00
14h00 - 18h00
From 21 october to 5 november
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
14h00 - 18h00
14h00 - 18h00
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14h00 - 18h00
From 6 to 12 november
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
ClosedClosed
14h00 - 18h00
ClosedClosed
14h00 - 18h00
14h00 - 18h00
From 11 to 26 february
Monday
14h00 - 18h00
Tuesday
14h00 - 18h00
Wednesday
14h00 - 18h00
Thursday
14h00 - 18h00
Friday
14h00 - 18h00
Saturday
14h00 - 18h00
Sunday
14h00 - 18h00
From 27 february to 31 march
MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
Wednesday
14h00 - 18h00
ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
Saturday
14h00 - 18h00
Sunday
14h00 - 18h00
From 1 april to 30 june
Monday
11h00 - 19h00
Tuesday
11h00 - 19h00
Wednesday
11h00 - 19h00
Thursday
11h00 - 19h00
Friday
11h00 - 19h00
Saturday
11h00 - 19h00
Sunday
11h00 - 19h00
From 1 july to 31 august
Monday
10h00 - 19h00
Tuesday
10h00 - 19h00
Wednesday
10h00 - 19h00
Thursday
10h00 - 19h00
Friday
10h00 - 19h00
Saturday
10h00 - 19h00
Sunday
10h00 - 19h00
From 1 to 30 september
Monday
14h00 - 18h00
Tuesday
14h00 - 18h00
Wednesday
14h00 - 18h00
Thursday
14h00 - 18h00
Friday
14h00 - 18h00
Saturday
11h00 - 19h00
Sunday
11h00 - 19h00
From 1 to 20 october
MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
Wednesday
14h00 - 18h00
ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
Saturday
14h00 - 18h00
Sunday
14h00 - 18h00
From 21 october to 5 november
Monday
14h00 - 18h00
Tuesday
14h00 - 18h00
Wednesday
14h00 - 18h00
Thursday
14h00 - 18h00
Friday
14h00 - 18h00
Saturday
14h00 - 18h00
Sunday
14h00 - 18h00
From 6 to 12 november
MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
Wednesday
14h00 - 18h00
ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
Saturday
14h00 - 18h00
Sunday
14h00 - 18h00

Places of interest nearby

Zoological Park of the Boissière du Doré (100 m)
Tourist Office of Le Fuilet (4.8 km)
Forest of the Parc (6.1 km)
Racecourse of Leppo (7.9 km)
Manor of La Hamelinière (8.4 km)
Forest of Leppo (8.8 km)
Castle of La Turmelière (10 km)
Castle of La Noë Bel-Air (10.2 km)
Cultural Space Le Champilambart (10.8 km)
Visitor Information Centre of Vallet (10.8 km)

Access itinerary

Ax Nantes-Cholet - exit Vallet - A11 - exit Ancenis

Events nearby

Last nameDescriptionDateCity
Hellfest
The gathering for all heavy metal fansJune 2018Clisson (17.6 km)
La Folle Journée in Nantes
One of the biggest popular classical music events in EuropeFrom 31 january to 4 february 2018Nantes (26 km)
Voyage à Nantes trail
An art and poetry trail through the city of NantesJuly / August 2018Nantes (29 km)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
La Citadelle
French cuisine34 € Orée-d'Anjou (11.3 km)
Auberge du Val de Loire
French cuisine25 € Divatte-sur-Loire (14.2 km)
Les terrasses de Bel Air
French cuisine33 € Vair-sur-Loire (14.4 km)
Le Moulin de l'Epinay
World food38 € Mauges-sur-Loire (14.7 km)
Les Bateliers
French cuisine39 € Ancenis (15 km)
Auberge le Vieux Cellier
French cuisine25 € Le Cellier (15.5 km)

Outings nearby

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Beaupréau Castle Park
HikeEasy2h00Beaupréau-en-Mauges (16.4 km)
Plessis Park
HikeEasy2h00Montrevault-sur-Èvre (16.7 km)
Carquefou - Saint-Mars-la-Jaille Greenway
Cycling itineraryEasy5h00Carquefou (24 km)
Château du Port Mulon Park
HikeEasy50 minNort-sur-Erdre (31 km)
Itinéraire cyclable entre Mormaison, Saint André Treize Voies et Saint Sulpice le Verdon
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy1h20Montréverd (42 km)
Between the Loire and the hedged farmland
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Saint-Martin-du-Fouilloux (43 km)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
Africa lodges
Bed & breakfast212 € to 288 € per double roomLa Boissière-du-Doré
Gîtes De La Barbotine
Hotel40 € to 247 € per nightMontrevault-sur-Èvre (5.4 km)
Château De La Colaissière
Hotel90 € to 300 € per nightOrée-d'Anjou (6.3 km)
Gite relais de la riniere
Vacation rental220 € to 400 € per weekLe Landreau (7.2 km)
Le Relais de la Rinière
Bed & breakfast63 € per double roomLe Landreau (7.2 km)
Don Quichotte
Hotel58 € to 59 € per nightVallet (11.3 km)
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