Location : Between Lake Zurich and Lake Obersee
Knie’s zoo is located in Rapperswil in Switzerland. The zoo was opened in 1962 and is a home to 303 specimens and 51 species. Knie’s Kinderzoo particularly aims at children and belong to the Swiss National Circus Knie tradition. Here the children can enjoy stroking and feeding elephants, zebras and rhinoceroses and many other animals. The interaction between the visitors and the animals is a specialty of this zoo. The zoo offers a sea-lion show, a horse drawn tram, elephant and pony rides, a pirate ship an original steam engine and many more games for children make a visit to the zoo into an exciting adventurous trip. Two restaurants in Knie offer refreshment to the visitors. The zoo remains open from March to October and closed during the winter.