Asahiyama Zoo

Travel Guide - Asahiyama Zoo

Information

Asahiyama Zoo is famous for its unique way of animal exhibition.
You can see the penguins swimming in the tunnel-shaped underwater walkway at Penguin House, the 300 kilograms of big white bears diving and swimming at White Bear House, the seals swimming up and down in the cylinder-shaped tank at Seal House, the orangutans walking at 16 meters above at Orangutan House, the Yezo Shika deer jumping over your head at Yezo Shika deer's Forest, and so on.

Opening Hours

  • 9:30 - 17:15 (late-April - mid-October) *admission until 16:00
  • 9:30 - 16:30 (mid-October - early-November) *admission until 16:00
  • 10:30 - 15:30 (mid-November - mid-April) *admission until 15:00

Closed

  • December 30 - January 1
  • early-April - late-April *varies every year
  • early-November - mid-November *varies every year

Access / Public Transport

  • 40 minutes from JR Asahikawa Station by the bus bound for Arashiyama-dobutsuen.Get off at the last stop.

Address / Location

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Kizu🐈living in Kagoshima 🇯🇵 @Kizu_Kagoshima - 2021-09-10
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Seal catches fish 👍
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Kizu🐈living in Kagoshima 🇯🇵 @Kizu_Kagoshima - 2021-09-03
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I'm free because no customers come 🐈💤
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YOSHIHIRO @tkhs1975 - 2021-09-02
I have watched the drama special ' Asahiyama Zoo ' series featuring Mr . Tomomitsu Yamaguchi who is actor before .… https://t.co/M5SV3JDkMK
Kizu🐈living in Kagoshima 🇯🇵 @Kizu_Kagoshima - 2021-08-30
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The leopard is also cute, isn't it🐆?
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Wikipedia's DYK @DidYouKnowWP - 2021-08-27
#DidYouKnow that you could travel with stuffed animals on the Asahiyama Zoo KiHa   183 series train service? https://t.co/nmlWtQmHWB
pon @pensaburou2 - 2021-08-18
I’m going to Asahiyama zoo. I’m looking to going there.
asahiyama-zoo @Asahiyama_Zoo_ - 2021-08-17
@yamiyam83 me too.
asahiyama-zoo @Asahiyama_Zoo_ - 2021-08-16
@yamiyam83 Life is what you make it.
trip_hokkaido.jp @hokkaido_trip - 2021-08-14
Flying Penguins🐧〜Asahiyama Zoo (Asahikawa City, Hokkaido)

Asahiyama Zoo in Asahikawa is a slightly unusual zoo. Fo… https://t.co/c1L03d5m6g
GoGoEasy App @GoGoEasyApp - 2021-08-13
Asahiyama Zoo, Hokkaido, Japan

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Vic Viper 🐄🍡✏️🐧🐧🐧🐧🐧 @aus_debiru - 2021-08-11
Today I'm at Asahiyama Zoo where I hope to meet some Friends! https://t.co/alqU3iimK3
DriveJapan @drivejapancojp - 2021-08-02
Asahiyama Zoo is a famous and popular municipal zoo, it was initially open in July 1967 in Asahikawa.
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The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-29
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-29
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via YouTube

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The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-28
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-27
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via YouTube

#HarborSeal #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-26
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
kenko Rock @KenkoRock - 2021-07-26
@ukrockdrummer kenko loves polar bears 😘🐻‍❄️ This zoo is in Hokkaido, Asahiyama Zoo in Asahikawa 😉👍🦣🦒🦓 Tim san
I want to go to the zoo
ᴋɪʏᴏᴏᴍɪ @MSBYGermaphobe - 2021-07-26
Well. . Asahiyama zoo has a really good penguin exhibit.

But it's all the way in Asahikawa. https://t.co/J6gbbb3CDF
ᴷⁱʸᵒᵒᵐⁱ @MSBYGermaphobe - 2021-07-26
Well. . Asahiyama zoo has a really good penguin exhibit.

But it's all the way in Asahikawa. https://t.co/J6gbbb3CDF
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-25
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via YouTube

#HarborSeal #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-24
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUokblv via YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-24
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via YouTube

#HarborSeal #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-23
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-22
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via YouTube

#HarborSeal #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-21
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-21
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via YouTube

#HarborSeal #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-20
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-19
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via YouTube

#HarborSeal #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2021-07-18
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
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