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El Nispero Zoo and Botanical Garden

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El Valle de Anton, Panama
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Our one year old had a blast here. Animals are well cared for and there is a lot of grass space for the kids to run and play.

Thank Luisa R
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I enjoyed seeing the many animals especially the tapirs. I am very disappointed in the sizes of cages for many of the animals. The jaguars had little space, the peacocks could not even spread out their wings. I would much rather see a place that...More

Thank Janie T
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The poor animals......small cages. Disgraceful. We did a Nexus Tour that we thought was taking us to see a volcano. Instead we spent 2 hours at this poor run down zoo.

2  Thank ChereeDaurie
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This is a staple in E Valle. Always something new to see. Great place to take children. The scenery is beautiful and the frog exhibit is awesome.

1  Thank Analisa D
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We enjoyed being up and close to the birds and animals...the trails are well marked and the creatures are identified in multi-lanuages. Great place for children to see monkeys etc

1  Thank CanadaJeff
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Since I'm not a fan of Zoos, I wasn't sure how to rate this. I was told this was a Sanctuary for animals, that's why we went. I really don't think the animals are saved then let go into the wild again. I actually felt...More

1  Thank LeonieVan8
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Plenty of room to roam, animals to see places to rest or run. Nice variety of animals. Not handicap accesible.

Thank Lobelia R
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Although the zoo is mostly typical, it does have a separate building devoted to frogs, of which they are trying to conserve. There were a number of species represented. Since our last visit three years ago we noted there were less species and a general...More

Thank Errol P
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Worth 5 dollars and we saw loads of wild animals. All looked to be in good condition and happy. Don't miss the jaguars

Thank WestonOxford
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

This zoo is supposed to be a "clinic" for animals but does have a lot of animals from all over the world. They all are living in very bad condition with very small fences and not really clean... We did not pay a lot but...More

1  Thank Vincentlap
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What do you mean by confiscated by the Government please? thanks Kathy