Classified as one of the most beautiful animal parks, the Zoo de la Boissière du Doré allows you to discover a remarkable collection of species 30 minutes from Nantes and Cholet. In the heart of the Nantes vineyards, a team of enthusiasts look after more than 1,000 animals, including many species in danger of extinction, such as the orang-utan, the park’s emblem

Travel the world

Giraffes, zebras, antelopes and rhinos are found in 20 acres of African plains. With Asian and South American aviaries you will be in contact with binturongs, armadillos, sloths…

Share great moments of emotions

Unforgettable moments to live in front of the felines (Sumatran tigers, Asian lions, long-legged panthers …) or in front of great apes (gibbons, gorillas, orangutans) and their babies that are born each year.
A breathtaking show with more than 200 birds in free flight: nocturnal raptors, eagles, vultures, storks (…) and elegant cranes.
In 2018, a new immersion area with the Australian aviary with rainbow lorikeets and wallabys.

In 2020, a new 2 hectare area dedicated to West African lions !

In 2022 another 2 hectare area dedicated to bears. 
Also share moments of closeness with the residents of the mini-farm . Depending on the time of year you can attend the animal feeding tour..

Africa Lodges

Spend an unusual night at the height of giraffes in one of four Africa Lodges for an immersion in the heart of Africa. The lodges are located upstairs and are equipped for 7 people maximum, they consist of a living room, bedrooms and a kitchenette. Plus: the outdoor balcony terrace with garden furniture at the height of giraffes! On the ground floor bathrooms and bicycles locale. With your overnight are included a tray-diner and breakfast as well as your entrances on the park.

La Boissière du Doré Zoo

Téléphone : 00 33 (0)2 40 33 70 32