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My 7-year-old cousin loves reptiles (all from dinosaurs to snakes). It was a really nice experience for him to be able to touch and feel the snakes. The tour guide, Victor, is highly prepared and skilled, so we all were confident to touch the snakes,...More
My partner and I went to visit the Eco Zoo on a whim and it was the best part of our trip! Julio was wonderful and took the time to answer all our questions, he was exceedingly knowledgeable about all the animals in his care....More
Our tour guide, Jesus, spoke excellent English and was very knowledgeable about all the reptiles, and other inhabitants. He went above and beyond to make our visit as memorable as possible. My little grandson loved holding the boa constrictor, after some gentle persuasion. The Zoo...More
We spontaneously visited the place and of course tried to negotiate a better price. Only afterwards we realized that we would have also paid twice the price for this tour.
It was soooo good. Our guide Carlos was very knowledgeable, really authentic and likable and...More
Learn about the many reptiles of Costa Rica! Guided tours at a reasonable price. Learn how anti-venom is made.
A fantastic collection of snakes that you would not want to run into and ways to identify them. A must for those who consider romping around...More
We loved it. My four year old son wanted to go everyday. I do not have enough good things to say about Victor (son) and all the Eco Zoo staff who fielded tons of questions from our young explorer. We learned so much with them!...More
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VJ Q, Manager at Arenal Eco Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018
Hello thank you so much for your visit and nice review. It really was a pleasure to meet you and your beautiful family. Thank you for the letter.
We noticed a car pulled over by the side of the road and stopped to ask the Costa Rican person if he was a guide. He replied he was and told us they were stopped there because they had seen a bushmaster. He offered to...More
Victor is one of the best snake handlers in the country. He was born in the area and knows the terrain well. His son is pursuing a masters in biology and did our tour (in English) throughout the zoo. They both have a passion for...More
An amazing collection of area reptiles and amphibians with up-close viewing and an excellent educational stop for anyone interested. The guided tour takes an hour or two and is well worth the time spent. You will learn a lot.