The oldest zoological garden in Japan, Ueno Zoo is one of
Tokyo's most popular attractions for children and adults alike.
Boasting exotic animals such as giant pandas, polar bears, Indian
lions, Sumatran tigers, wolverines and gorillas, children of al
ages will love this zoo. It also features a Small Mammal House,
Reptile House and even a petting zoo where children can meet Okapis
and aye-ayes, two very rare species. Zoo guides offer 45-minute
tours twice a day.
Address: 9-83, Ueno Park, Taito-ku
Telephone: 03 3828 5171
Opening Time: Open Tuesday to Sunday 9:30am-5pm (last tickets sold
at 4pm). Closed Mondays.
Admission: Â¥600 (adults); Â¥200 (students); Children free, other