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Zoologico de Vallarta

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Camino al Eden 700, Mismaloya 49421, Mexico
+52 322 228 0501
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Worth the time and money

There are a lot of animals there are a lot of opportunities to feed and interact with the animals... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
776sherryb
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Illinois
via mobile
Great zoo!

We really enjoyed the zoo. My husband, myself and my mother in law went on Christmas Eve. You... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sarewarren
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Calgary, Canada
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Camino al Eden 700, Mismaloya 49421, Mexico
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+52 322 228 0501
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There are a lot of animals there are a lot of opportunities to feed and interact with the animals and it's a nice walk so I say go and enjoy it it's worth it

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the zoo. My husband, myself and my mother in law went on Christmas Eve. You can purchase bags of food to feed the animals with. I would highly recommend doing this, you get to interact with the animals this way. I think...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and our friend really enjoyed our time at the Vallarta Zoo. It is built into the jungle, so there is plenty of shade, and the paths meander up and down allowing one to enjoy the animals in their very natural-looking habitats. We felt...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a unique opportunity to experience a zoo setting in a jungle along the side of a mountain. It is an older Zoo with smaller but many interesting animal exhibits. Most of the animals on display can be fed by visitors. You're able to...More

Thank Rob N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Uber my way to the zoo from puerto Vallarta however due to limited drivers around the area. We took the bus on the way back to our hotel; it was fairly simple (walk through the village and take the orange/white bus to puerto Vallarta then...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would highly recommend this zoo. We asked the hotel reps and were told that it’s a awful upsetting place. That can not be further from the truth the animals are well fed and seemed to be just fine. Not going in circles or any...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very disappointing place to visit. First of all it’s quite a walk from the bus stop and you walk through a cute little village and up a hill. There are no signs assuring you that you are going the right way. The animals were being...More

2  Thank Ken C
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We have traveled to Puerto Vallarta many times over the years but have never considered a trip to the zoo. Actually, we never really knew that there was such a thing until our last trip. Before leaving on our holiday we checked out whether it...More

4  Thank Louise E
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We love animals and we are SICK after seeing this place - this will haunt my dreams forever... I would like the management of this place to respond and tell the public what is going on with that baboon. What is supposed to be so...More

2  Thank N. M
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

1. COST: $10 USD per person or $200 pesos. If you are a tourist, paying with USD is obviously more advantageous. Cash only, no card. They charge full price for kids 2yo and up. we had a 2yo with us, who usually goes everywhere either...More

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Cathi L
17 January 2018|
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Response from girlnyelm | Reviewed this property |
You will get off the bus at Mismaloya and cross the street. From there you will walk the dirt road to what seems like you are going to no where (it's not very far, though). The tequila places along the way are nice to... More
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3 January 2018|
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Response from WRASLN | Reviewed this property |
Credit card: Yes. $85 includes entry: Yes. ... I felt the $85 was a lot of money... HOWEVER... ... 1. We didn't go to Mexico to SAVE money. (We would have SAVED money by staying HOME.) 2. Not EVERYONE needs to hold the... More
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Heather B
5 December 2017|
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Response from N. M | Reviewed this property |
we took the bus and walked from the highway - it was just a few blocks
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