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UFMT zoo, Cuiaba

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Located on the campus of the Federal University of Mato Grosso, UFMT zoo contains around 500 animals, from 80 different species of bird, reptile, and mammal. You will predominantly find animals from the Amazon and Pantanal regions, including the Tuiuiú or Jabiru, a large stork that is the symbol of the Pantanal. With our online itinerary creator, Cuiaba attractions like UFMT zoo can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • I'm not a zoo lover, but this is one of these zoos where you only see native species, which is better because most of them were rescued and you have the chance to see them if you are not going into th...  more »
  • Zoo is very poor and the manutention is very bad. Pay attention the time you go. Cuiaba is a very very hot city.  more »
  • The Zoo is located within the University of Mato Grosso area, especially next to the College of engineering. I haven't had the opportunity to visit, because in the period was in recess. It's a great ride, there you can see a little bit of the Pantanal fauna. Find animals such as emus, Alligators, turtles, Capybaras, giant Snakes, among many others.
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