Belfast Zoological Gardens is located in North Belfast on the slopes of Cave Hill. This unique location provides unrivalled views across Belfast Lough with only a 15-minute drive from the city centre. The 55 acre site is home to more than 130 species, many of which are facing increasing dangers in their natural habitats.
The zoo also boasts stunning views over the whole of Belfast Lough.
Metro services 1A, 1B, 1C, 1D, 1E, 1F, 1G and 2A (for Antrim Road or Bellevue) depart from Upper Queen Street in Belfast city centre and stop on the Antrim Road opposite the zoo entrance. When youget off the bus, you must walk approximately 500 metres to get to our Visitor Centre. (please note this is steep walk
Follow this road through Glengormley for one mile. The zoo is on the right, just past the motorway bridge. From the south or west. Approach Belfast on the M1 motorway. Follow the directions for the M2 over the Westlink. Leave the motorway at junction two (Greenisland/Whitewell/Rathcoole). The zoo is signposted from here.
Get your tickets here: http://www.belfastzoo.co.uk/plan-your-day/prices-tickets.aspx