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The Zoo reopens!

Published: Tuesday, 8 March 2011

Saturday 5th of March the Zoo Park Punta Verde in Lignano Riviera reopened the gates to all guests which want to admire nature and the beautiful animals.

More than 1000 animals of 150 different species populate the zoo of Lignano and each of them is in good form thanks to the constant efforts of the operators supported by expert veterinaries and also thanks to the vegetation that reflects their natural habitat.

After a long and gloomy winter, children and adults can visit the zoo and also if some animal, like the bear, is still in hibernation, they will see beautiful snow leopards, tigers, lynxes and camels that love the cold climate. Besides them there will be all the other animals to welcome the first visitors who can enjoy a nice Sunday in Lignano for a relaxing stroll in the park.

Until the 16th of March the park will be open only the weekends from 9.00 am to 4.00 pm and then from the 17th of March until the 1st of November it will be open all days. Also this year there will be activities for children that visit the park: games and workshops to discover nature, recognize animals and their habits, but especially the respect for the environment.

From June start again also the meetings with the very nice lemurs catta, where small groups of visitors can come into contact with these animals and enjoy a very special meeting, while at the beginning of the summer there will be time for the meetings of “Exploring the sea”. This project is made in cooperation with Consorzio Spiaggia Viva and it takes place in provided beach offices of Lignano Sabbiadoro: here expert partners of the park will make discover to little tourists the marine ecosystem, the animals and the plants, how to recognize them and how to respect this important habitat through games and fun.

Also for this summer the Zoo Park of Lignano Riviera promises entertainment for all the guests and many amusing activities aimed to awaken people to respect and safeguard nature.

It is very easy reach the Zoo Park Punta Verde also from the apartments in Lignano Pineta and Lignano Riviera of the agency Pineta: by bike trough the cycle paths and along the river Tagliamento or with the many buses that stop close to the residence, leading directly outside the entrance of the park.

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