Avilon Zoo in Rizal, Calabarzon, Philippines - get details, & find more attractions to visit nearby

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Avilon Zoo

Rodriguez, Rizal, Philippines

Zoos

About Avilon Zoo

Avilon Zoo is a 7.5-hectare zoo located in Barrio San Isidro, Rodriguez, Rizal, Philippines. It is operated by the Avilon Wildlife Conservation Foundation, which also operates the Ark Avilon Zoo. It is currently the largest zoological institution in the Philippines in terms of land area and collection of animals.



Attractions near Avilon Zoo

Pamitinan Cave4.37km from Avilon Zoo

Pamitinan Cave is where Andres Bonifacio and seven katipuneros made their pilgrimage and covenant for freedom during the April Holy Week in 1895, a year before the outbreak of the Philippine Revolution, the first revolution in Asia. It is also known as the Cave of Bernando Carpio. It is just the numerous cave with spectacular rock formation form the majestic limestone crags of the Montalban Gorge. It is declared as a National Geological Monument .

Wawa Dam4.69km from Avilon Zoo

A huge gravity dam which was located in the heart of the Philippines which was constructed over the Marikina River.   It used to be the only source of water for Manila until Angat Dam was built and Wawa was abandoned in 1968.

La Mesa Nature Reserve7.58km from Avilon Zoo

La Mesa Nature Reserve is called the lungs of Metro Manila because it absorbs around 3% of the total carbon emission of the metropolis. The reserve is home to La Mesa Dam, Metro Manila’s main source of drinking water. It offers activities such as trekking, trail running, mountain biking , birdwatching, tree walking , and tree planting and so more.

La Mesa Ecopark9.09km from Avilon Zoo

La Mesa Ecopark is a wild jungle carved into a forested recreation park in 2004. Inside, the park features towering trees, botanical gardens, camping grounds, educational facilities, and several sports activities.  It is open for walking, running, birdwatching, and for other activities.

Balara Filters Park12.55km from Avilon Zoo

The Balara Filters Park is a 60-hectare park located in the Diliman village of Pansol in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, adjacent to the University of the Philippines Diliman main campus. It is bounded by Katipunan Avenue on the west, Capitol Hills Golf and Country Club on the north, and the upscale, gated village of La Vista along its south and east.

Jesús dela Peña Chapel13.88km from Avilon Zoo

Jesus dela Pena Chapel is a historic visita in Marikina where the primary Catholic Mass changed into held. Built by means of the Society of Jesus within the yr 1630 with the permission of the reigning Archbishop of Manila, its established order marked the beginning of the recorded history of Marikina, which become once a massive and mountainous vicinity traversed via the Marikina River.

Where is Avilon Zoo

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Rizal is lying on the northern shores of Laguna de Bay, the largest lake in the country. It is named after José Rizal, one of the main national heroes of the Philippines.