LA BOISSIERE DU DORE

  • zoo-boissiere-du-dore-2019-f2-001-13243
  • aras-a-ailes-vertes-retaillee-10504
  • girafe-de-rothschild-retaillee-10505
  • orang-outan-de-sumatra-retaillee-10506
  • ours-brun-d-europe-retaillee-10507
  • panthere-des-neiges-retaillee-10509
  • plaine-des-rhinoceros-blancs-retaillee-10510
  • capture-1-10511
zoo-boissiere-du-dore-2019-f2-001-13243aras-a-ailes-vertes-retaillee-10504girafe-de-rothschild-retaillee-10505orang-outan-de-sumatra-retaillee-10506ours-brun-d-europe-retaillee-10507panthere-des-neiges-retaillee-10509plaine-des-rhinoceros-blancs-retaillee-10510capture-1-10511

Presentation

19 ha including 8 ha of African plains! Classified among the most beautiful animal parks, this park is naturally wooded and set in a former chestnut grove. Its lush vegetation enables a walk in an extraordinary quiet environment. 
Next to a passionate team of keepers, you will discover over 700 animals coming from all over the world. Discover a moving wild fauna through the summer feeding sessions.

Among all European zoos, La Boissière du Doré presents the biggest orang outans' family!

From the large wooden hanging bridges, cross the African plains ( white rhinoceros, giraffes, ostriches, antelopes, gnus, zebras, cheetahs...), the Amazonian aviary and the vivarium. Meet our group of gorillas and experience some great moments of emotions and change of scenery. Dare an incursion onto the territory of the primates living in semi-captivity.

Share some intimate moments with the great number of animal babies born here every year and cuddle the residents of the mini-farm: they just love it!

Birds' show: owls, long-eared owls, buzzards, vultures, blck-capped kingfishers, parrots, budgies, hornbills...

Brave adventurers or simply fond of nature: the zoo paths give you many opportunities to spend a memorable day with your family or friends!
Access : 1 hour from the atlantic coast,  30 minutes from Nantes, on the axis Nantes/Cholet, way out Vallet.

OPENING TIMES 
February / March* : WE and bank holidays + school holidays : 2 p.m.-6 p.m.
April / May / June : every day : 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
July / August : every day : 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
September: every day : 2 p.m.-6 p.m. and Sundays : 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
October/ November* : WE and bank holidays + school holidays : 2 p.m.-6 p.m.
December / January : closed

*open as well on Wednesday depending on the weather : please ask before coming.

Please note: last admission 2 hours before the zoo closes. 

PRICES
Adult 17€
Child 11,50€
Special prices for groups, school classes or firms: ask for information.
Opening day(s)

From Saturday 16 February to Monday 11 November 2019

Every day

Information
  • SITUATION :
    • Nantes - Vineyards
  • TYPE OF LEISURE FACILITIES :
    • Zoo
  • ACESSIBILITY :
    • Access with help
  • PETS :
    • Pets not allowed

Tarifs

FaresMinMax
17/02/2018 - 11/11/2018
Adult rate15.00€
  • MEANS OF PAYMENT :
    • Cash in Euros
    • Credit card
    • Holiday vouchers (check only valid in France)
    • Bank and post cheques

Map

FICHE_INFO_SIMPLE_LIBELLE_DESTINATION
ZOO LA BOISSIERE DU DORE
Parc Zoologique la Boissière du Doré
La Châtaigneraie
44430
LA BOISSIERE DU DORE
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 47.24370
Longitude : -1.19802

Route Planner

Contact details
Parc Zoologique la Boissière du Doré
La Châtaigneraie
44430
LA BOISSIERE DU DORE
mail / message
Phone : +33 2 40 33 70 32
Contact the owner
Fields with an asterisk * must not be left blank
My request
Details
According to Law no. 78-17, dated January 6th 1978 of the French personal data act (CNIL), concerning information technology, files and personal liberty (article 36), the holder of the right of access may demand that any information that is inexact, missing or out-of-date information or whose collection, use, communication or storage is forbidden concerning him/herself be rectified, completed, clarified, updated or deleted. To exercise this right, please use the above form.