In 1891, Egyptian royal Khedive Ismail surrendered a part of his private gardens and menagerie to the government. Now Giza Zoo, this establishment is one of the oldest of its kind in the world. Stroll through this picturesque landscape replete with verdant meadows, beautiful pathways and abundant flora and fauna. Don't miss a chance to feed the giraffes, hippopotamus and camels, under the guidance of the friendly zookeepers. Sham el-Nessim is a popular picnic spot nearby.
- Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 08:30 AM to 05:00 PM
Animal Life, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries
- Nearest Train: Cairo University