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Yumka

#2 of 13 things to do in Villahermosa Features Animals
Rancheria Las Barrancas s/n. a 17 Kms. de Villahermosa junto al aeropuerto, Villahermosa, Mexico
+52 993 596 6706
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wild animals have big spaces

It was a wonderful experience with lots of big spaces for the animals. We were there just after... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2017
Ann C
Going down

Yumka is going down... You can go if it's your first time just to know a new place, please don't... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
JMCONTRERASL
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Villahermosa, Mexico
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good32%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
22 Jan 2017
“wild animals have big spaces”
17 Jan 2017
“Going down”
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Rancheria Las Barrancas s/n. a 17 Kms. de Villahermosa junto al aeropuerto, Villahermosa, Mexico
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+52 993 596 6706

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Reviewed 23 January 2017

It was a wonderful experience with lots of big spaces for the animals. We were there just after the epiphany and the 3 kings were there and they served Rouska de Reyes cake to everyone. It did rain and we were a bit frightened when...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Yumka is going down... You can go if it's your first time just to know a new place, please don't expect too much; it's not like advertising says.

Thank JMCONTRERASL
Reviewed 24 February 2016

In recen times, several species have died and the place look neglected. Not recommended visitors location.

8  Thank Juan G
Reviewed 21 January 2016

We had a great time walked around took the tractor driven train around the park. Though we are not fluent in Spanish the guides did an excellent job trying to describe all to us.

Thank Al1957canada
Reviewed 14 January 2016

it is a very well kept zoo and very innovative as well; however, it includes fauna from other parts of the world, when you would expect to see the local fauna which is quite extensive.

1  Thank Constantino D
Reviewed 11 November 2015

We take a minibus very cheap to go there, and at the end of the day also took us and left us in the center of villahermosa. More a safari than a zoo, you can finish the travel in half day. the park it's divided...More

1  Thank Gustavo H
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We paid 150 pesos for a taxi from Villahermosa to Yumka, where we paid 100 pesos per person for the entrance. You can take a colectivo back for only 15 or 20 pesos. First the great stuff: - Staff was very friendly (but didn't speak...More

1  Thank victorialhw
Reviewed 27 August 2015

It's a familiar place, you visit it with your kids, friends, etc, you will have a contact with nature and you could see many and differents animals!

1  Thank Clace74
Reviewed 19 June 2015

This attraction is 15 minutes away from the city and just about 5 minutes from the airport. The tour is in Spanish so if you don't speak the language you will have to enjoy just a walk in nature sans explanation. The tour starts with...More

Thank stephanie l
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed the walk in the jungle and saw several animals. It is in Spanish so we missed the explanations. A lot of the platforms were roped off so we didn't get to look for manatees or hippos for example. The ride on the tram...More

Thank Karin M
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Angelicaquin
Why are people giving reviews saying it's well kept when I have seen pictures by a close collegUe of mine where many animals are dead and neglected What is going on. Who is responsible for the deaths of these animals????
26 May 2016|
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Response from Constantino D | Reviewed this property |
I do not know what happened there. When we visited last year, during the Christmas break, everything was pristine, hence my recommendation. I don't know if something went terribly wrong in the past five months. It would... More
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Elizabeth P
Will yumka be open during the easter holidays? 28th March to 30th March?
10 February 2016|
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Response from Al1957canada | Reviewed this property |
I do believe it should be open
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Karin M
What days and hours is it open
7 June 2015|
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Response from Graziella_Elizabeth | Reviewed this property |
Hey Mon to Sun: 9 a 16:30 hrs. Price: Adults $60 MXN, Children $30 MXN (3 to 11 years) Enjoy!
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