Zoo de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Feeding the elephants at the zoo. (©Leslie Banks/iStock)

Zoo de Barcelona

This 32-acre site is home to some 300 species of animals, from elephants and hippos to a Komodo dragon. There's also a farm section for more hands-on fun. Open daily from 10am; please check for closing times (changes depending on season). Adult €19.90; child 3-12 €11.95; under 3 free.

Parc de la Ciutadella
08003 Barcelona

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