Blijdorp is a neighborhood in the north of Rotterdam and is part of the Rotterdam North district. Part of the district falls under the government-protected face Blijdorp. Blijdorp Zoo, Rotterdam Zoo, is located south-west of Blijdorp. About 9500 people live in the district.
Diergaarde Blijdorp is a member of the Dutch Zoo Federation and the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria.
The Rotterdam zoo is considered one of the most beautiful zoos in the world. The Zoo is home to many beautiful and exotic animals!
Save your self some money for the entry ticket of the Blijdorp Zoo. With a quick Google search you can find easily dicounts for the tickets. Also the Rotterdam Welcome card offers a 25% discount for the zoo. For more information about the zoo, visit their website on: www.diergaardeblijdorp.nl
Blijdrop Zoo Transportation
With a Tourist Day Ticket you enjoy unlimited travel by bus, tram, metro and waterbus throughout the South Holland Rotterdam & The Hague region for a fixed price for a whole day. The ticket is valid all day from the time you first check in until services stop running. Always check in when boarding and check out when exiting the bus, tram, metro or waterbus. Price: € 14,50.
Rotterdam Welcome Card
Planing to pay Rotterdam a visit? Maybe the Rotterdam Welcome Card can be useful. This card will give you 1-2-3- days free transportation with the local PTO: RET and 25-50% reduction on entrance fees of more than 50 attractions, museums, restaurants and nightlife of Rotterdam. This card also gives a discount on Blijdorp Zoo.
Public Transport Card
If you plan to travel for more days through The Netherlands, you could better choose for the temporary (‘lease’) OV-chipkaart which is the official transportation card for all public transportation!