La Barben Zoo - Self-guided tour

  • Parc animalier de La Barben
  • Parc animalier de La Barben
  • Parc animalier de La Barben
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The La Barben animal park will allow you to meet more than 130 species from all over the planet: giraffes, elephants, cheetahs, bears, lions, rhinos,...
Located in the heart of Provence, halfway between Marseille and Avignon and 69 km from Martigues, the zoo welcomes you 365 days a year, including public holidays.
It is in the middle of 650 animals, as atypical as each other, that you will travel 9 km of green paths with Mediterranean paths.

La Barben animal park is a friendly place suitable for families: small train, shaded picnic tables, playground, hut for snacks, restaurant "Le Bistrot du Parc", souvenir shop.
Practical information
  • Schedule :
    • Variable hours depending on the day
    • Check the timetables on the park website
  • Date(s) :
    • Ticket valid for 48 months after purchase
  • By reservation :
    • Yes
  • Supervised visit :
    • No
  • Place of departure :
    • Meeting point indicated on your reservation
  • Prices :
    • Adult price : 18 €
    • Free pour les -3 ans
    • Price -12 years old : 11 €
  • Important to know :
    • Pets aren't allowed
  • Disabled :
    • Site accessible to people with reduced mobility


Conditions of saleTicket valid for 48 months after the date of purchase.
Voucher received by email to be presented at the counter of the La Barben animal park against a valid ticket.
Closing of the cash desks 1 hour before the closing of the park.
Any minor must be under the responsibility of an adult.
Guide informationPark open every day of the year from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (except July / August). Open from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. (July / August).
Visit on foot or by little train (operating at weekends, zone B school holidays and public holidays - €1 supplement).
Free parking.

From June to September, the animal park of La Barben is subject to the conditions of access to the forest massifs.
Accessibility to the area is defined the day before from 6 p.m. on the prefectural site or that of the park.

Rules of procedure to be consulted on the La Barben animal park website before your visit.
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GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.62985
Longitude : 5.19192