Slakki Petting Zoo

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Slakki Petting Zoo

The Golden Circle

For more than 20 years, this petting zoo in small-town Iceland has been a popular hang-out for families passing through the village of Laugarás. Orphaned foxes live in the outside garden, locked away from goats, bunnies, parrots, rodents and kittens.

Admission includes access to a miniature golf course set inside a greenhouse. There's also a restaurant serving cakes and greasy food at a reasonable price.

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