Yumka, Villahermosa

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Visit Yumka, an ecological reserve dedicated to promoting environmental education, conservation, and protection of species while also exhibiting a vast array of animals for the public to see. This family-friendly reserve features a jungle habitat with an orchid house, lake, and zoofari. The zoofari habitat holds approximately 35 different animal species divided into a jungle, savannah, and lagoon theme. In anient Mayan tongue, "Yumka" is said to mean "dwarf taking care of the jungle and animals." Put Yumka at the forefront of your travel plans using our Villahermosa trip planner .
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  • The site had visited it several decades ago, it wasn't me now that I went to see him so careless. Should the authorities take more care the place
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  • You do a tour of a small path where are you flora and local fauna (manatees, crocodiles, deer) and some that other foreign wildlife. Then you get a ride in a truck trailer so you can see outdoors from impalas, giraffes to Rhino and an elephant. Leaving you in a recreational place to spend a day with the family with playground, a place to see snakes and another where you can observe local birds. If you like wildlife and want to enjoy a good family day this place is for you...
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  • A reserve with a variety of animals in thirty-three acres where they exhibited different trees, plants and animals
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  • Good place to stay in contact with the nature
  • The personnel is well trained and have the animals' welfare above everything else
  • The animals are in horrible condition!!!!! They have killer over 200 animals. PLEASE DONT SUPPORT THESE ANIMAL KILLERS #boycott Give these animals a chance while you still can!!!!
  • This place let their animals starve and die in pain.
  • This place should be exposed and shut down asap

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