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Quistacocha Zoo, Iquitos
(2.4/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
Get to know some Peruvian wildlife with a visit to Quistacocha Zoo. The zoo presents the opportunity to encounter some of the country's most rare and fascinating creatures up close, including pink dolphins, pumas, jaguars, monkeys, anteaters, butterflies, anacondas, alligators, and colorful parrots. The zoo looks onto a pretty lagoon and white sandy beach, a popular swimming hole. Nearby you'll also find plenty of food kiosks selling grilled meat, seafood, and fresh juice. Plan your visit to Quistacocha Zoo and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Iquitos vacation route planner.
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  • The beach is spectacular, white sand and lush vegetation. The landscape is beautiful. However, I do not recommend to visit the Zoo. The animals are in very small cages. It is worth going to the beach without seeing the Zoo.
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  • A cosy place very beautiful, white sand with a large lake. Income a zoo around the Lake and small restaurants
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  • Who has previously seen exotic animals in the wild at a jungle tour, receives a very oppressive feeling about the animals in this zoo. The most cages are too small for the animals and they have no outlet. The plant on the Lake with beach and game attractions for children is still nicely designed and invites you to linger. But I'd advise against from a visit to the Zoo, because it is easy does not do justice to the animals.
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