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Matecana City Zoo, Pereira

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Learn about animals from all over the world at Matecana City Zoo. This zoo houses animals in natural enclosures, providing an important look at how wild creatures behave in their own ecosystems. This attraction is ideal for families interested in exploring the natural world without having to walk too far into the "real" wilderness. Add Matecana City Zoo and other attractions to your Pereira trip itinerary using our Pereira trip builder.
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  • Special for families with children, beautiful birds, that could one see them closely, a quiet and picturesque place
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  • It is a beautiful place to visit, meet the animals and keep in mind that before there was very close to the airport and today have changed this place.
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  • This zoo was closed and currently some animals were taken to the new Park hunted. The new Park is located 10 kms from the old zoo on the road to El cerrito bone via Cartago.
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The modern central area offers high-rise hotels, with some business-oriented options as well as slightly more luxurious choices boasting spas, private pools, and swanky restaurants. If you wish to stick to a tight budget, consider staying in one of the more basic guesthouses, located on side streets in residential areas.
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