A popular attraction, especially among children, Melbourne Zoo should be a must visit on your holiday. Also known as the Royal Melbourne Zoo, it has more than 320 species of animals from Australia and around the world.
The Royal Melbourne Zoological Park is an institutional member of the Zoo and Aquarium Association and the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Opened for the public view on 6th October1862, the zoo is famous for its flower gardens and serves as an excellent picnic spot.
Some of the most popular animals that you can see here are - Elephants, Lions, Tigers, Orang-Utans, Kangaroos, Koala Bears, and Gorillas. Not only can you see them from proximity, but here you can also get a chance to cuddle and touch these animals at the keeper’s area.