National Zoological Park, Santo Domingo

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Zoo / Aquarium Nature / Park
Discover a wide variety of exotic animals at National Zoological Park. The zoo showcases several species of animals including mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. Visit to see elephants, tigers, lions, parrots, flamencos, snakes, lizards, crocodiles, and exotically colored frogs and toads all situated in replicas of their natural habitat. Using our custom trip planner, Santo Domingo attractions like National Zoological Park can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The National Zoo is worth the trip with the family. A lot of foreign animals as well as local endangered species. The kids zoo is well designed and fun. The birds show is really nice. The snake area s...  more »
  • Without being one of the best zoos in the world, or much less, it is a very worthy Park, with an entrance wide and pleasant, although very neglected maintenance. The Park was opened in the 1970s and I believe that maintenance was very poor. It has a train service which makes you a good tour of the Park to let yourself in the upper area of the same. Facilities are spacious and well adapted to the animals, but at the same time it allows you to view them from relatively close. The worst thing that has is the environment of the Zoo, a dirty and disorderly neighborhood, with too much pollution to one of the streams that flow through the Park, making that at certain times the odor is not pleasant, but it is something that is not the responsibility of the Park. I recommend it to families with children.
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  • It is a good place to go to breathe fresh air or also to make some exercise especially in the mornings. Inside something maintenance lacks, but it has improved.
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