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Address: Carretera Iquitos-Nauta Km 6.5, Iquitos, Peru
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Beach at the lake is nice

Average zoo, sad to see some of the animals in caged conditions when they could be roaming free in the jungle. The beach at the lake is a nice place to go to.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 December 2016
natalia c
Lima, Peru
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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying in Iquitos and got a mototaxi with a friend down here for the day. We rented a pedalo and spent 3 hours exploring the lush outskirts of the lake. I got lots of sun (beware, it's very strong, especially if you're on the water) and had a really nice time. It's a really beautiful place with a... More 

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Lima, Peru
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Average zoo, sad to see some of the animals in caged conditions when they could be roaming free in the jungle. The beach at the lake is a nice place to go to.

Thank natalia c
Salsipuedes, Cordoba, Argentina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

If you want to see animals you have to come here. For more that you are in the Amazon you will not see animals easily so you come to this place and you know all the local fauna.

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

The animals are pretty cool. It only takes a couple of hours to see the whole thing and take a swim.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Spent a couple hours here taking pictures of various wildlife species, then taking a swim at their lake beach. Overall, well worth the time and effort. If you don't like the concept of a zoo, I don't recommend coming. Numerous wildlife species especially birds and cats.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Only found out about this place on my last day in iquitos, otherwise I would have spent a few days here. Huge zoo with every type of animal you could think of. Some of the enclosures could be bigger and nicer but for Peru this was pretty good. Best part about this place though is the massive jungle lagoon! It's... More 

Thank George U
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I believed that is too cruel for an animal to be trapped in a cage but to be in a shoe box !!!that doesn't have name ...+ the lagoon is totally disappointed is dirty people should give it a good care and cleanliness to the lagoon and park.

Thank MahiteC
Split, Croatia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Been here with my wife.we had nice swimming in the lake and it has good beach.very relaxing vibe but zoo is not good.

Thank Josip H
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

The area is good but needs more care for the animals. It sad to see that some of them are sick. The government should improve this place.

Thank Monty W
Cusco, Peru
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We spent about a 1/2 day at Quistococha and enjoyed it, we probably spend the first few hours checking out the animals and then went down to the lagoon where we relaxed, had lunch and a few beers. We ate at La Sirenita which was to the left if looking at the lagoon and thought the food was good, fresh... More 

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