THE ZOO OF BARBEN & THE CASTLE OF LA BARBEN - THE ROCHER MISTRAL
La Barben Zoo
The Barben Animal Park
Located near Salon de Provence, La Barben Zoo is the largest zoo in the region.
On more than 30 hectares, in the heart of a forest of hundred-year-old oaks, discover more than 130 species from all over the world: giraffes, antelopes, alpacas, elephants, tigers, bears, bison, crocodiles, lions, rhinos, and much more ...
That is to say approximately more than 700 animals, as well as many animations, playground, shaded snack bar, small train, show of birds in free flight.
- climb to the plateau with a nice view of the surroundings overlooking the castle of Barben.
- Free flight bird show. From April to the end of October.
- Recommended length of visit: 4 hours.
Château de la Barben - Le Rocher Mistral
With nearly 1,000 years of history, Château de la Barben is a monument of Provençal heritage. Amusement park, craft village, local agriculture, are the future projects for this emblematic place.
To develop authentic shows and activities, in a preserved and enhanced natural setting.
“Le Rocher Mistral“
Opening July 1, 2021
More information :
The #RocherMistral remains open for the low season !Until January 1, 2023 inclusive.
Open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
(Closed from January 2, 2023 to February 28, 2023 inclusive)
(see calendar for specific days and times).
The 2023 season will start on March 1, 2023.