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Address: El Valle de Anton, Panama
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US$150.00*
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Anton Valley and Nispero Zoo Day Trip from Panama City
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US$125.00*
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Day Trip to Anton Valley from Panama City
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US$229.99*
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Day Trip to Anton Valley: Hiking, Hot Springs and Nispero Zoo

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By US standards the animals are not well cared for. But still moderately interesting. Place is larger than you would expect with a wide variety of animals

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
jerry z
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Greenwood Village, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lots of different animals native to south and Central America. Good way to spend a few hours. Grounds are beautiful with lots of fauna.

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Greenwood Village, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By US standards the animals are not well cared for. But still moderately interesting. Place is larger than you would expect with a wide variety of animals

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Panama Province, Panama
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I really like this cheeky little zoo. It doesn't blow your mind from the outside but you need to give it a little time to charm you. It has an interesting collection of animal/ plant species and some huge parrot cages :) There are some excellent photo opportunities and even the chance to see the very rare golden tree frogs.... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For a low entry fee of $5 for foreigners, you get to spend the day on a great property backing into the mountains. There are lots of birds and animals, allegedly saved or confiscated exotic animals, unfortunately kept in inappropriately small cages and enclosures, which makes it for a sad experience. They seem to be well fed but most of... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am not a zoo person but we wanted to see the golden frogs. It did indeed have a good frog display. I was surprised at the size of the park. I expected it to be much smaller. $5 entry fee. Animals in cages and a few animals had sores on them. The monkeys were interesting to watch. Very old... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This zoo would generally be nice, because you get to see almost all the species of animals founding this part of the world. Unfortunatelly though, the cages are small and without any love and most of the animals are kept in very bad conditions, which makes the visit overall a sad experience.

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Reno, Nevada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The grounds of the zoo are very nice and it's a nice walk. We enjoyed the frogs and birds the most. There's a large collection of beautiful birds. They also allow you to feed some of the animals. I didn't think the housing for the cats was good for them so that part was a bit sad.

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San Jose, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the more depressing zoos I've been too. Allegedly the animals are all rescues. I have no basis upon which to confirm or deny the claim. It is very popular with tourists and locals alike. I think it might be the only zoo driving distance of Panama City because busloads of Panamanians were constantly arriving.

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Panama
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did visit this place and were not very impressed. It is a nice walk, a bit run down. Friendly people who try their best. Very low entrance fee, so just in order to help, we kindly recommend a visit.

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Thank R P
Provincia de Panamá, Panamá
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

You get to see animals that you can only find in tropical places.Really wonderful experience, mostly if you have kids.

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