Within 5 minutes of city high-rises, you can watch and hear Sumatran tigers snarl, lions roar, and monkeys chatter. Over 1,000 birds and animals from every continent make their home in this outstanding parkland, recognized as one of Australasia's leading zoos. It is home to New Zealand's largest collection of native and exotic species. Discover New Zealand's natural treasures all in one place - at Auckland Zoo's Te Wao Nui. At the Rainforest, troops of spider monkeys, squirrel monkeys, and siamangs swing from branch to branch. Check out Pridelands for giraffes, zebras, lions, and rhinos. Ask about the behind the scenes experiences, your chance to get up-close and personal with some of the world's most beautiful and endangered creatures, or treat the kids to a Safari Night sleepover and barbecue.