- Animal park/zoo/aquarium
Taking a stroll through Pairi Daiza feels like a journey around the world... The World Garden takes transports you to every continent in turn, with the opportunity to admire animals as you walk. This zoological park, in the estate of the Cambron Abbey, has been named the best zoo in Europe in 2019.
The park is situated in Brugelette, between Mons and Ath, a 45 minutes’ drive from Valenciennes and Maubeuge and an hour from Lille.
Pairi Daiza will take you on an extraordinary adventure. 5,000 animals live here: white tigers, panthers, giraffes, hippopotamus, zebras, elephants, sea lions, penguins, meerkats, squirrel monkeys, giant otters, colourful birds...
- This 4-hectare wide garden is dedicated to elephants, the stars of the place.
- .Two white tigers, macaques, porcupines, orangutans and wombats also live there
- The carefully designed reproductions of Bali temples simply are fascinating so make sure you stop by the Temple des Fleurs, Village of Timor or even the Maison de l'Artisan.
Take a stroll in Han Wu Di's dream, the largest Chinese Gardens in Europe, visitors can meet Hao Hao and Xing Hui, 2 giant pandas from China, and their baby, Tian Boa, who was born in Pairi Daiza,
A world garden
Discover the Nautilus and its giant aquariums. Visit the rose garden and fall under the charm of the queen of flowers. Or try the Andalusian garden to find the warm fragrances of the South of Spain…
Continue with the Land of the big 5, 8 hectares of savanna featuring the five most symbolic animals of Africa: the lion, the elephant, the Cape buffalo, the rhino and the leopard.
Don't forget the birds of prey demonstrations and the latest baby animals born in the zoo...
Pairi Daiza is the most wonderful place to discover wild animals.
Open every day.
- Indoor catering
- Educational service
- Car parking
- Common bathroom