Serpentario, Monteverde

3.2
#12 of 20 in Parks in Monteverde
Nature / Park Wildlife Area
Observe a large variety of reptiles up close at Serpentario, which specializes in serpents. The zoo features 32 terrariums and a giant hexagonal marine aquarium. The exhibit displays Costa Rica's poisonous snakes, including the only marine snake found on the American Pacific coast. Other animals housed in the zoo include frogs, lizards, turtles, and spiders. To visit Serpentario and get the most from your holiday in Monteverde, create itinerary details personal to you using our Monteverde vacation route planner.
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  • I was very impressed with the design of the Serpentario, as the mirrors behind each exhibit allowed me to see the snakes who were hidden or sleeping (as I went early in the morning, while most snakes ...  more »
  • Kinda small and not healthy for the animals, might their terrariums are tiny, but exciting to find this, it is always because they can hide as you know well, at the reception not - speak a English otherwise bit expensive!
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  • In this time of the year there are many rainy days. We found this exhibition more interesting than expected. A bit smaller and a bit more pricy. One is allowed to come back at night but we did not. An...  more »

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