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El Nispero Zoo and Botanical Garden

#6 of 20 things to do in El Valle de Anton Features Animals
El Valle de Anton, Panama
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was surprised to see so many different animals in what I thought was only a golden frog zoo. They had many different species of animals including various birds, snakes, pumas, turtles, and so on .... Check out flower garden as well! Entrance fee is...More

Thank Lubabah H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So happy with this zoo We have been to zoos all over the world, there are so many that are so much worse! This is not a 'classy, elegant' zoo, nor should you expect one. For the resources that they have, it is really nice....More

Thank wade376
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice selection of animals for this small zoo. Great for all ages. You can walk through all exhibits in an hour. Affordable price.

Thank Miguel C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

El Nispero started out being a private collection of animals by the owner; soon people began bring wounded or misplaced animals, and from there it grew into what it is today. There are all kinds, from Peacocks to Parakeets, miscellaneous monkeys, big cats such as...More

Thank hortiq
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Good value for money, but zoo is lacking in quality and conditions for some animals is very poor. Could be a really great place with some work, but run down, dirty and falling apart. However, worthwhile for the price.

Thank James Q
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I enjoy checking out zoos and find that the smaller the zoo the closer you can get to the animals. This zoo and garden was no exception. I was amazed at the number of birds that were in the zoo. It is very small, and...More

Thank ddbelize
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Horrible. The animals are kept in really tiny cages. I read in the reviews that I shouldnt go... why didnt I listen?? Its possible to see these animals in other places! DONT GO HERE!! really Horrible experience and I felt so bad for the animals...More

1  Thank Kaos M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Lovely zoo considering it is a charity and not funded by Panama. A great range of animals, ranging from Polish chickens to sloths and a range of birds. The chickens, ducks and other little farm animals were running free throughout the Zoo, which made it...More

Thank kornelia00
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I'm not a huge fan of zoos but this was included in our full day tour. We did love the frog exhibit.

Thank AnneLondon_11
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Most of the animals we saw were in dirty, barren cages. The raccoon exhibited extreme stress by manically darting back and forth in front of the cage cars. The two jaguars were in a barren cage with no visible shelter and simply lay there staring...More

2  Thank John J
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12 January 2016|
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Response from lambkin21 |
What do you mean by confiscated by the Government please? thanks Kathy