La Estacion de Cria de Fauna, Piriapolis

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Drop by La Estacion de Cria de Fauna for a chance to encounter a range of creatures, mammal, avian, and reptile. The 250 animals from 53 species share an area of 86 hectares (212 acres), and include capybaras, otters, ferrets, flamingos, storks, turtles, and several species of snakes. While many of the animals live in semi-wild habitats, others occupy very small cages, which some visitors find disturbing. Arrange your visit to La Estacion de Cria de Fauna and discover more family-friendly attractions in Piriapolis using our Piriapolis trip site .
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  • Insist on safety in Uruguay in my reviews but, in fact, is so ... beautiful, clean and safe parks. Good place for hiking and walk with the family. Features a large green area next to the Cerro Pan de Azucar, 3a. highest elevation in Uruguay (since the country is literally flat) and some animals from Uruguay, some endangered fauna. Not charge tickets and have Diner in the Park as well as large area for parking and plenty of shade.
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  • Not far from Piriapolis, stand a mountain-hill with a big cross named 'cerro Pan de Azucar' At the foot of the hill there is a 'zoo' where multiple Uruguayan native animals are protected. The flora ar...  more »
  • A nice place to visit with the children. I went not with enough time, and the visit was very fast. However, we could see several animal species. Again, very nice place.
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