An ideal place to visit with the entire family, Surabaya Zoo offers a fun filled day out for young and old alike. Those in search of accommodation in Surabaya that is within easy reach of the zoo can stay at Somerset Surabaya Hotel and Serviced Residence which is only around 30 minutes away. The property also provides easy access to business districts and is a modern apartment Surabaya proudly calls its own. Spread across an area of around 37 acres, the zoo was initially constructed during the time when the Dutch ruled the city. Those visiting this family friendly attraction can view a wide range of animals including elephants, hippos, lions and reptiles. Such endemic species as Sumatran tigers and boa constrictors can also be seen here, while not to be missed is a chance to observe the famous Komodo Dragons.