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Parque Lecocq, Montevideo
(2.4/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web)
Stroll through Parque Lecocq a 120 hectare (300 acre) park where animals live relatively freely. Dedicated to the conservation of native wildlife, the park houses 33 species of animals, some local and some from other parts of the world. See the large community of endangered addax antelopes from northern Africa, or the coendu porcupines. Hike on a trail passing through the St Lucia wetlands and see the indigenous plants, or stop by the bird viewpoint where you can admire local bird species. Arrange your visit to Parque Lecocq and discover more family-friendly attractions in Montevideo using our Montevideo vacation generator.
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  • Beautiful place to spend the day with family. Super inexpensive, only $80 Uruguayan auto. If you go early get grills with tables to use, if it's getting a little late and you do not manage, can be rented and are between $200 and $300 Uruguayan (outside are cheaper). There are animals and many roads with trees to make a beautiful tour.
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  • Although it is a little away from the center of the city, it is a beautiful place to enjoy outdoors, with the family, see varieties of animals in an open and natural (not in cages).
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  • Without a sense of frustration, such as enclosed in concrete to a zoo in Japan, until the animal is loose, laid-back space and time is recommended. Barbecue area is located in the private car users are not visited on foot is free! 乗ri継gimashita the buses because it came from the new town.
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