Izmir Wildlife park is located 30 minutes from the city centrum. It is located in 'Sasalı', a village province of Karşıyaka. The Wildlife park has become one of İzmir’s most popular attractions.
The park lies on 425,000 sq.mt of land and and is home to more than 1200 animals of over 120 different species. As the number and variety of animals increase, more work is being carried out in the park regarding the happiness of the visitors and the education of children.
Animals are placed in large enclosures and there are large signs wrote in Turkish and English so that children can learn about the characteristics, the eating habits and the wildlife status of the animal they are seeing. Many of the animals In Izmir zoo and wildlife park have been placed on the endangered list of world species. The most famous resident of Izmir zoo is a baby Asian elephant that captures the admiration of everyone that meets her. Her name as chosen by the citizens of the city is “Izmir”.
Izmir Wildlife Park Reviews "Very nice and natural life park. There are many wild animals and the park is really clean and tidy. The entrance price is reasonable and, worth visiting."
"Large space for animals, green area, fresh air. Animals seem happy. You can spend hours there without getting bored"
"Very easy to reach from Karsiyaka, using bus 777. Very cheap Entrance (3 TL and 1 for students) and the best Quality for money you can imagine! You get a free map with a great visiting plan, the zoo is very cleap and well kept, animals look healthy and all animals have sufficient ground space." - All reviews are sourced from Trip Advisor
How much to entre the park?
Student (Discount): 1 TL Full (Adult): 3 TL Aged 0-6 years are free of charge.
Getting there by Bus;
Daily buses depart from Karşıyaka Seaport. Bus Number: 777