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Miguel Alvarez del Toro Zoo (ZOOMAT), Tuxtla Gutierrez

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Named after a conservationist and zoo director, Miguel Alvarez del Toro Zoo (ZOOMAT) brings its guests into a nature reserve and showcases the animals of the region in a natural setting. The zoo only displays animals that are endemic to the region, making it a good place to learn about local wildlife. Founded in 1942, the zoo was relocated to the nature reserve in 1980. Prepare for a lot of walking during your visit; staff are stationed throughout the facility. Put Miguel Alvarez del Toro Zoo (ZOOMAT) into our Tuxtla Gutierrez trip builder and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Un lugar bueno para ir en familia o con pareja, es un zoologico grande y bien cuidado, cerca de ciudad, el transporte te deja en la entrada y ahi mismo puedes tomar el transporte al centro. Los martes...  more »
  • El zoológico hace un gran esfuerzo de conservación de especies que son de Chiapas. Felicidades. Hay unos jaguares negros impresionantes. 
  • Está muy bien por qué es grande el lugar con muchos animales dónde es mejor contratar un guía para que enseñe los distintos tipos de animales y los lugares por que si esta grande el lugar