Serpentario, Monteverde

3.2
#12 of 23 in Parks in Monteverde
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. By using our Monteverde online trip itinerary maker , you can arrange your visit to Serpentario and other attractions in Monteverde.
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  • We saw most of the native snakes, frogs, turtles of Costa Rica. The staff were enthusiastic and happy to answer any questions. The fer de lance and bushmaster were much bigger than we expected. Loved ...  more »
  • The place is a minizoo for reptiles and frogs and by itself is average but if you come at the time when the young new guide is giving the tour, it becomes a fascinating lecture on the life of Costa Ri...  more »
  • We toured in less than 30 minutes. Interesting but nothing more. Worth the price since it allows us a 2nd visit on the same day (try in the evening, seems). We are not returned at night. On our side, our 2 year old son saw no interest in this activity.
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