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El Pantanal, Guayaquil

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Closely observe a wide array of wildlife at El Pantanal, a zoo with something for all ages. Residents include endemic species like Galapagos turtles, jaguars, lions, and herons, as well as animals uncommon in Ecuador, such as zebras, emus, and humpback camels. Note that access here is exclusively by a guided, Spanish-language tour (bring a phrasebook if you don't want to miss out). Arrange your visit to El Pantanal and discover more family-friendly attractions in Guayaquil using our Guayaquil itinerary planner.
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  • If you really want to know more about the diversity of the flora and fauna of Ecuador, this park is a perfect place to know more. You must wear comfortable clothes since you must walk a long path, the...  more »
  • Is located just 15 minutes from the center of the city, is a special place and interesting for all those lovers of the flora and fauna. It has more than 100 species of flora and fauna the students and...  more »
  • This is one of my favorite places to go with my kids because they love to see the different animals that there are here like snakes, tigers, zebras, monkeys, birds, turtles etc. The guides are excelle...  more »