The Lovech zoo is the second-largest in the country after the one in Sofia, and one of the most beautiful as well.
It boasts a large variety of animals, allowing visitors to see many species that they had never seen before.
The zoo is situated within the “Stratesh” park, on an area of 110 decares. There are 420 animals and birds from 74 different species within it, among which numerous exotic representatives of all continents, as well as rare and protected species from Bulgaria. The most attractive among them are the polar bear, Siberian tiger, lion, Amur leopard, jaguar, kangaroo, dromedary, brown bear, five species of monkey, parrots and many others.
There are natural forests and well-maintained grassy areas and alleys, and a playground within the territory of the zoo, which makes it an interesting and pleasant place to spend free time. Flora enthusiasts can encounter many interesting and rare tree and plant species. The zoo is a preferred destination not only for the citizens of Lovech, but also for people from all over Bulgaria.