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Bosque da Ciencia

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Great introduction to Amazon wildlife

This is a great introduction to Amazon wildlife that you may or may not get to see on the river or... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
AlexLlorente
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Laguna Hills, California
Fascinating insight into Amazon conservation efforts

Research and breeding centre for Amazon manatee and giant otter- fascinating to get up close in... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
mscarpenter2018
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Durban, South Africa
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Rua Bem-ti-vi N1, Manaus, State of Amazonas CEP 69060-001, Brazil
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

This is a great introduction to Amazon wildlife that you may or may not get to see on the river or in the jungle. I didn't like the way the manatees were housed though.More

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Bosque d, Gerente de relações públicas at Bosque da Ciencia, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Manatees are accompanied by researchers, these animals receive veterinary treatment. The manatees that are here in the Forest of Science pass an adaptation to be introduced to their natural habitat. Last year 10 manatees were returned to nature. If you saw any irregularities in the...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018

Research and breeding centre for Amazon manatee and giant otter- fascinating to get up close in the enclosures.. Lovely gardens for strolling around .

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Bosque d, Gerente de relações públicas at Bosque da Ciencia, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

thanks, we were very happy to know that you liked to visit the Science Grove

Reviewed 1 June 2018

A science park in a rainforest setting. This is a nice place to visit. There are giant otters, dangerous alligators, many turtles, huge rodent-looking animals walking around, giant manatees, and rainforest setting. It's inexpensive, and if you want to do something during your visit to...More

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Bosque d, Gerente de relações públicas at Bosque da Ciencia, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

thanks, we were very happy to know that you liked to visit the Science Grove.

Reviewed 25 January 2018

There was a lot of walking, especially to the alligators. The museum within the grounds had very interesting exhibits and it was slightly cooler inside. Our guide, Rainier, was excellent. A native hut sold local craft work.

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Bosque d, Gerente de relações públicas at Bosque da Ciencia, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

we were happy for your evaluation, and even more happy to have enjoyed visiting us. We hope that on your next visit to Manaus you will come to The Science Grove

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Bosque da Ciencia is a place to enjoy nature in the middle of a big city called Manaus. You must go prepared to walk... wear tênis shoes! If you go early, you can have the opportunity to see several species of monkeys, birds and small...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

We had limited time in Manaus before heading north so we had to pick between this and the Zoo. Well it took a Rs$70 taxi ride to get there - an expensive trip. The facility for the manatees were old, and it felt run down....More

Thank Ying Z
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Enjoy the nature while you learn about the local eco, natives and curiosities about the Great Amazon! Visite o museu e o zoológico. Aproveite para comprar remédios naturais e apoiar e incentivar o comércio local. Have fun! Aproveite e divirta-se! Ótimo para famílias, para namorar...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Bosque da Ciência is a place to walk very early in the morning if you want to see at least three species of monkeys in the forest. There are guides to show everything. You can also see several species of birds and small mammals. There...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

The main thing I remember are the rescued manatees swimming in 2 pools where the water was pretty murky. Apparently they will be released to the wild later on. I found the little museum very interesting as it displayed models of how the natives lived,...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

I am not an animal and natural lover, so this place is helpful to me because it's got all special Amazon related animals in one. The place is not too small, it's sizable but not tiring for walking. I would recommend to everyone. Budget 1.5...More

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hi, here you have contacts (with phone number), I got there by bus, anyway you have to look (and ask) for INPA - there are at least 3 entrances. If you're already in the Manaus call (092) 3643-3192. You can also write to... More
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