This Zoo In Hawaii Has Animals That You May Have Never Seen In Person Before
Hawaii is boundless in natural beauty — but it is also a flourishing environment for many exotic animals, making the islands the perfect location for primates, zebras, farm animals, tropical marine life, and even tigers to thrive — in the wild, and in captivity. The most well-known of these destinations is the Honolulu Zoo, a magnificent attraction that’s home to some incredibly unique animals you’ve likely only seen pictures of. Let’s take a look, shall we?
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The Honolulu Zoo is located at 151 Kapahulu Ave., Honolulu, HI 96815, and is open daily from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is $19 for adults, $11 for children aged 3 to 12, and free for keiki 2 and under. With your Kama’aina or U.S. Military ID, admission is only $8 for adults and $4 for children. For more information, visit their website or follow them on Facebook.
If you’re looking to discover another incredible zoo hiding in Hawaii, visit the Panaewa Rainforest Zoo — it’s the nation’s only rainforest zoo.
With more than 10 years of experience as a professional writer, Megan holds a degree in Mass Media from her home state of Minnesota. After college, she chose to trade in her winter boots for slippahs and moved to the beautiful island of Oahu, where she has been living for more than five years. She lives on the west side but is constantly taking mini-road trips across the island and visits the neighboring islands whenever she can getaway. She loves hiking, snorkeling, locally-grown coffee, and finding the best acai bowl on Oahu.
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