Frankfurt Zoo (Zoologischer Garten Frankfurt/Main)
The Frankfurt Zoo opened in 1858 and is the second oldest in Germany. The zoo contains over 4,500 animals of more than 400 species. If want to experience crocodiles, gorillas, lions and rhinos while in Germany, the zoo is great place to visit. Animal aficionados will find many many exotic animals to observe, from mouse lemurs and galagos over tamanduas to aardvarks, fossas and kiwis.
The zoo has taken great care to construct different climate and socially controlled habitats suited to each of the animals. It contains an Exotarium, a Crocodile Hall, an Insectarium, a Nocturnal Animals House, a Bird Hall, and more. In true German style, you can enjoy a drink or a meal in the beer garden after touring the zoo.
You can reach the Frankfurt Zoo stop by underground line U6/U7, tram line 14 or bus line 31. It lies in the eastern part of the inner city.