The Alexandria Zoo is a zoo close to the Smouha neighborhood in Alexandria, Egypt. The zoo charges an entrance fee, this allows guests to walk around the zoo and view a selection of animals from around the World..
The species on display include an Asian elephant, common hippopotamus, lions, Bengal tigers, leopards, striped hyenas, California sea lions, giraffes, zebras, nilgai, scimitar horned oryx, a selection of bears (including a polar bear), monkeys,Dromedary camels, Barbary sheep, and a red fox and raccoon.
The zoo also includes a reptile house and a 'birds and small mammals' section, as well as a museum. The reptile house is home to several endemic Egyptian species, including the Egyptian cobra, the Nile crocodile and the critically endangered Egyptian tortoise.
Several aviaries are home to hawks, eagles, falcons, African crested porcupines, Egyptian mongooses, and several breeds of cats and dogs.