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Zoológico de Quito, Quito

(3.3/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web)
Make some furry friends at Zoológico de Quito, home to over 130 species of animals native to Ecuador. The zoo prides itself on being a safe haven for animals rescued from harmful living conditions. The maintenance and care for the animals on display, the camps and interactive exhibits, and the relocating of rescued animals into sanctuaries across the country are all part of the zoo's conservation efforts. On a self-guided tour of the zoo you'll see lions, monkeys, bears, and turtles. There is a small cafeteria halfway through selling snacks. Using our custom trip planner, Quito attractions like Zoológico de Quito can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The Zoo has grown, animals are well cared, there are trails, if you want something to eat also you can do it and as signposted throughout the Zoo don't need the Guide and if you read all the signs you can see perfectly what animal it is and its habitat.
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  • Enjoyed - spent 2 hours and went around twice. Really cute lion cubs. Entrance is cheap and so is the food but a long drive there and back. Spent over $50 going there and back. Probably should have sk...  more »
  • Situated in the town of Guayllabamba approximately 29 kilometers north of Quito, the 12 hectares of the Guayllabamba Zoo are home to more than 50 species of native fauna, representing all the diverse ...  more »