The Great South American Aviary - ZooParc de Beauval

New for 2023:The Great South American Aviary

« Enter into the heart of Europe’s largest aviary, which covers nearly 2 hectares! »

Countless South American species

Great South American Aviary - ZooParc de Beauval
Caribbean flamingos
Great South American Aviary - ZooParc de Beauval
South American coati

The Great South American Aviary was designed to be a truly original walk, unfolding in all its majesty during your visit. At the end of a covered passage, you will come out onto a snaking main walkway. From here, you can take a series of rope bridges that lead to different kiosks. So, while you take a stroll between ‘heaven and earth’, you will get an amazing feeling of flying over South America! Just look to the skies to marvel at multi-coloured birds in flight, or look down to easily spot mammals on the ground below you.

Great South American Aviary - ZooParc de Beauval
Fulvous whistling duck
Great South American Aviary - ZooParc de Beauval

Nouveauté 2023 : la Grande Volière Sud-Américaine

Pénétrez au cœur de la plus vaste volière d’Europe qui s’étend sur près de 2 hectares !

The Caribbean flamingos, a colourful bunch!

The group of Caribbean flamingos housed at the ZooParc takes up residence in the magnificent space of the Great Aviary. These birds live in a large pool that can be admired from the walkway. With ruby reds, reddish pinks, and pinkish whites… the Caribbean flamingo’s plumage is so distinctive it can be seen from afar. It is possible to observe them feeding, performing courtship displays, or standing on one leg whilst sleeping with their heads under their wings… and maybe also to hear them! Flamingos vocalise a lot to communicate and to identify their young…

Great South American Aviary - Caribbean flamingos - ZooParc de Beauval
Great South American Aviary - Caribbean flamingos - ZooParc de Beauval

A major project

Great South American Aviary - ZooParc de Beauval
Great South American Aviary - ZooParc de Beauval

Looking back at an immense undertaking… The Great South American Aviary will give visitors a spectacular immersive experience and is the result of a grandiose project. With its South American atmosphere, variety of species, and birds in flight… this new habitat will give you a new view of the animals during your visit, as you will be overlooking the space whilst you walk around. This successful project also pays tribute to Françoise Delord, founder of the ZooParc and lover of birds!

5 species of mammals including 1 new species

+ 500 birds including 21 new species

1 panoramic restaurant

Nearly 2 hectares

Beauval Nature supports the anteaters’ programme in Brazil

Initiated by the WACI (Wild Animal Conservation Institute) in Brazil, this programme aims to monitor the protection measures put in place for giant anteaters and to better understand their behaviour, especially on roads and highways. These animals are the victims of many fatal accidents. Since 2010, the number of giant anteaters in Brazil has decreased by more than 30%. Beauval Nature has supported this programme 'Anteaters & Highways’ initiated by Arnaud Desbiez, founder of WACI, since 2009.

Brazil anteater program - Beauval Nature Association

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Staying in the area for lunch?

Se restaurer - Le Flamingo - ZooParc de Beauval


Le Flamingo

Faites une pause en plein de cœur de ce superbe territoire en déjeunant dans le tout nouveau point de restauration Le Flamingo. En vous restaurant agréablement, vous profiterez d’une superbe vue sur les pensionnaires de la Grande Volière Sud-Américaine, la cascade, le bassin des Flamants des Caraïbes…  

Take the experience further…

Meet the ZooParc de Beauval’s animals during unique face-to-face meetings! Shows, backstage tours, working with keepers, there are so many different ways to get up close and personal with these fascinating animals!


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