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Zoo de Guyane

#1 of 5 things to do in Macouria Features Animals
CD 5, PK 29, Macouria 97355, French Guiana
+594 594 31 73 06
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Absolutely must visit!

This is the most authentic and amazing zoo I have ever visited. You really feel you are amongst the... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Dantol13
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Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
A good introduction to native Guyane wildlife

We visited Zoo de Guyane during a recent family holiday to visit relatives in Cayenne. After a... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
SharonC47
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Billingshurst, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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CD 5, PK 29, Macouria 97355, French Guiana
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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

This is the most authentic and amazing zoo I have ever visited. You really feel you are amongst the animals. A really wonderful experience that can't be missed. I would advise you to choose a relatively dry day as there is little cover.

Thank Dantol13
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We visited Zoo de Guyane during a recent family holiday to visit relatives in Cayenne. After a rather tedious queuing process to gain entry to the zoo, culminating in a card payment system that didn't work, we enjoyed our visit, which gave us a great...More

Thank SharonC47
Reviewed 5 January 2016

set in the forest, exotic birds(parrits, eagles,harpies, reptiles (caimons,snakes) and mammals ( jaguars, ant eaters, monkeys)indigeneous to the Amazon area. Not the miss : the howling monkeys. Walks leading through the forest and suspended bridge on branches leading through the trees.A wonderful experience.

Thank carla N
Reviewed 7 September 2015

The zoo is locate really at the border of the jungle and shows animals typical of French Guyana. The animals are very well kept and you can actually walked on a path in the real jungle, and you could also see the jungle by walking...More

2  Thank Giuliano G
Reviewed 7 February 2014

the weather was lovely this very morning, few clouds after a rainy night and a bright but supportable sun... many species can be seen or discovered there and the fact to see running iguanas here and there was quite thrilling. Of course a zoo means...More

1  Thank doomsky
Reviewed 30 August 2013

Because a lot of mammals do not need to be around tourists, with 9/10th of forests covering this land, we decided to observe the whole local fauna in the zoo. This zoo offers a very natural environment to animals, some animals (monkeys, birds) are also...More

1  Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 15 April 2013

I'm not usually so interested in Zoos, but had a fab day here. It's only a small zoo, but took a good 2 hours to visit. There's a wide variety of animals; the monkeys and snakes being the popular attractions. The zoo previously tried a...More

Thank Adrian D
Reviewed 5 January 2013

Either if you like animals or the green djungle. This zoo is worth a visit. It is not a metropolitan zoo, but shows regional animals; What I really loved, have been the walking zone above the bush. Without any risk to wander on 2nd floor...More

Thank Madidas66
Reviewed 18 April 2010

The zoo is about 45 minutes outside of Cayenne and you can easily spend 1-3 hours here depending on how much you like to wander. There is even a zip-line course in the middle of the facility if you want to have a little extra...More

6  Thank MRMinSF
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Linda T
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Response from Dantol13 | Reviewed this property |
Oh can't remember but I know it wasn't a lot, maybe 12 euros at a guess
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