Simon Bolivar Parque Zoologico y Jardin Botanico Nacional, San Jose

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Discover an array of local creatures as you go exploring through Simon Bolivar Parque Zoologico y Jardin Botanico Nacional. At the zoo, which is surrounded by dense green bush, find over 60 species of animals living in enclosed spaces. Hiking paths lead through the area and take you past local animal and plant life. Find toucans, crocodiles, a lion, monkeys, an anteater, and many more exotic animals. Though some of the animals live in small enclosures, the administration currently aims to renovate the animals' enclosures. Add Simon Bolivar Parque Zoologico y Jardin Botanico Nacional to your San Jose travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our San Jose trip itinerary builder site .
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  • It is a well-preserved small zoo with small and interesting species of this region within the city near the Center
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  • It is important to the care of animals urge them visit so relevant place, where you also learn of the fauna.
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  • I enjoyed a beautiful day at this small but charming biological garden and zoo. The surroundings are lush and tropical. The monkeys seemed content and not stressed. I read that the birds, amphibians a...  more »
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