Zoo de la Palmyre

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22 May 2024  |  Tourism

The Palmyre Zoo near Royan

The Palmyre Zoo near Royan

An enriching encounter

Located on the magnificent Atlantic coast of Charente-Maritime, the La Palmyre Zoo in Royan offers an enriching encounter with more than 1,600 mammals, birds and reptiles of 110 different species. The zoo has 200 to 250 births per year.

Preservation of species

Furthermore, the La Palmyre Zoo plays a crucial role in the preservation of endangered species by taking part in around fifty European Breeding Programs and by providing financial support to more than 20 wildlife conservation programs through the globe. These initiatives cover a wide range of endangered animals, from orangutans and elephants in Borneo, to gorillas and chimpanzees in the Democratic Republic of Congo, to lemurs in Madagascar, giant otters in Brazil and tamarins in Colombia. .

Zoo de la Palmyre

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The zoo covers 18 hectares and offers a 4.2 km tour circuit.

Fast food

You will find bar, fast food and creperie.


Adult: €22

Child from 3 to 12 years old: €17

Free for children under 3 years old.

Reduced fares

Getting There


6 avenir de Royan

17 570 Les Mathes


Site: https://www.zoo-palmyre.fr

Zoo de la Palmyre

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Virginie Erre

After gaining a Masters Degree from the Panthéon Sorbonne, I worked as a real-estate agent for luxury properties and now am a manager with Pure France high quality holiday rentals. I am also a yoga instructor.

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