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El Pantanal, Guayaquil
(4.1/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web)
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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  • It is a beautiful experience especially for children, guides are excellent and give some very good explanations of animals and their habitats. The new and constant adjustments make it a place that you can visit with the family. There are many surprises and is also very educational.
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  • The zoo I thought it was super fun ideal for children to know the animals always learn something there are many guides and guides with knowledge that make the trip pleasant
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  • There are many species of Ecuador to see. But some pens seem small for the animals... The entrance is at 6euros and the guide is understood and mandatory.
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