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Parque Reptilandia

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7 km East from Dominical on 243 to San Isidro del General, Dominical 5000, Costa Rica
+506 2787 0343
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Dope Lizard Experience

This is an unguided tour of snakes, lizards, turtles, and other reptiles in Central America. Saw a... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
RubyinKansas
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Lawrence, Kansas, United States
Good as promised

My friend had visited here earlier in the year and liked it. Therefore I was not surprised that... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
gale f
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San Diego, California
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Reptile Park & Botanical Garden near Dominical Become thrilled seeing these magnificent animals up-close; a fun and easy trip for the whole family Parque Reptilandia has the largest and most diverse presentation of Reptiles and Amphibians in Costa Rica. Educate your kids and yourself on this special group of animals. They can be examined safely from close-up and are beautifully exhibited, simulating their natural habitat as much as possible. When strolling down the easy walking paths you can also enjoy the many beautiful plants and trees in the botanical garden
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7 km East from Dominical on 243 to San Isidro del General, Dominical 5000, Costa Rica
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+506 2787 0343
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is an unguided tour of snakes, lizards, turtles, and other reptiles in Central America. Saw a lot of stuff that I'd never seen before. Low-key stroll through the grounds. The black water monitor is a fine-looking reptile that moves with grace. I'm squeamish about...More

Thank RubyinKansas
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My friend had visited here earlier in the year and liked it. Therefore I was not surprised that this was such a nice facility. As a career zookeeper I would like to think I have a discerning eye for facilities like this. Having a life...More

Thank gale f
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Honestly! So, so interesting. Go early if you want to have quiet time to enjoy long looks at these wonderful creatures and their beautiful textures and colors. There are glassed in cages and open enclosures, not to mention a gazebo from which you can bird...More

Thank yukonsueandray
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We hadnt expected anything much from Reptilandia, but were very pleasantly surprised. The environments are great, the layout works very well as an exhibit and the animals are all outstanding examples. Hard to choose favorites but the Caiman lizards and the Varanus spilotes are truly...More

Thank duncan h
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Excellent setup! Very educational to understand the venemous and non venemous varieties of snakes. Good to get a close up look at the different varieties and have a good understanding of what each variety looks like.

Thank Terraba2
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Lots to see. Great to see things close up! Easy to manage with the kids. The baby giant tortoises eating lettuce were adorable!!

Thank gardenergrl
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This place had a lot of reptiles, from snakes to lizards to frogs. The guy running it is very knowledgeable, and shows a great love for his animals. The animals are from all over the world, and yes, there is a huge Komodo dragon. But...More

Thank Disneygroupie
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Regardless of the weather, this place is a must-see and quite incredible in its collection of reptiles including snakes, lizards, turtles, crocodiles - SO much to see. It is a self-guided tour with placards noting each animal's information in Spanish and English, and the tour...More

1  Thank Joumana K
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Adults can enjoy this place, too! If you are a reptile lover or, as in my case, you are traveling with a reptile lover, you should go visit this place! They have a huge collection with well maintained grounds. I have heard that Friday is...More

Thank tk_raiders07
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

The owner of this has built an amazing place. You can really tell the love he has for these amazing creatures. There are so many reptiles, snakes, turtles, and even local plants to admire. All of the enclosures are well designed for the animals, and...More

Thank TexSyn L
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