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. For Simon Bolivar Parque Zoologico y Jardin Botanico Nacional and beyond, use our San Jose tourist route planner to get the most from your San Jose vacation.
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  • Kinda sad little zoo but some interesting creatures here if you don't mind them caged up...Some light snacks and drinks served. Saw a very sad sloth living in an enclosure with no trees!  more »
  • We visit the respective Zoo's on our travels around the world as possible. This is very interesting and the differences are enormous. The visit is sobering. It seems no money, or lack of knowledge? , to be available for the animals. That the poor creatures captured and included must live in their natural habitat, we can hardly comprehend. It's mind...
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  • I would do better after you've seen the wild animal exhibits only carp inhabit the Costa Rica living and you're going to visit. However 1000 couldn't see the value of colon. I don't dare visit the spot.
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