We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Ruta Provincial 25 Km 1, Belen de Escobar 1625, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 348 443-6900
Website
Description: Temaiken is a foundation that studies, promotes and makes information...
Temaiken is a foundation that studies, promotes and makes information available on the protection of Nature. It is based on three mainstays: RESEARCH, EDUCATION AND PRESERVATION. In order to carry out its mission of promoting the study, research, knowledge and communication of all matters related to flora and fauna, fostering a sense of respect for the preservation and restoration of the environment, Temaiken has: • A Biopark, located in the city of Belen de Escobar to communicate environmental issues and raise awareness on people, through entertainment and contact with nature. • A Natural Reserve in the Province of Misiones that works as a "biological shock absorber" for the Teyu Cuare Provincial Park, extending the protected area of the pristine rainforest. Temaiken also co-manages 2 Provincial Parks: Cruce Caballero and Araucarias, both part of the Pino Parana Forest ecosystem, also in the Province of Misiones. • Educational Programs for the purpose of "Educating to Preserve" Temaiken provides institutions with its educational programs adapted to school curricula and applicable to all levels of education: Initial, PEB, ESB, High School, Primary School, Secondary School and Special Education. This work is supplemented by Teachers Training Courses and activities with the communities located within the ecosystems under protection or to be protected. • Research and Preservation Programs. Various programs are carried out at the Foundation: Protected Areas, Endangered Species and Marine Biodiversity. These programs comprise the specific Preservation Projects aimed at achieving Temaiken's purpose: The Preservation of native species, particularly endangered species. • A Center for Reproduction of Species (CRET)where animal Rehabilitation and Reproduction programs are carried out, supporting both Preservation Programs and the authorities governing the illegal trafficking of animals. These programs focus on rehabilitating animals that are later returned to their habitat as part of various release and reintroduction programs.
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 1,515 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 985
    Excellent
  • 444
    Very good
  • 60
    Average
  • 21
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Very well kept up!

While it doesn't have many of the popular zoo animals (giraffe,lion,elephants,etc) it is a very well kept up park! The bird exibit was a MUST see. The birds are free flying and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
Ashley B
Add Photo Write a Review

1,515 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

While it doesn't have many of the popular zoo animals (giraffe,lion,elephants,etc) it is a very well kept up park! The bird exibit was a MUST see. The birds are free flying and landed on a few ppl, watch out for poop! The animals all have very nice sized homes and are pretty active. Its a ways out of BA so... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
8 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Everything is beautiful and charm! You can walk all along the BioPark and you can see that this is not as any Zoo in the world. The animals stay in huge cages that imitate the real environment! They're are feed with natural food (e.g. Falcon with birds, Snakes with rats, ...) and you can see that all employees love the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Temaiken, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Temaiken Biopark, responded to this review

How nice to know that we have friends who enjoyed their visit to the Biopark and recommend us! Thanks for sharing with us the passion to protect nature! Temaiken Foundation More 

Bogota, Colombia
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I had a good time with family,looking at those beautiful birds,their voices.I also found it clean being there,in total a good place for feeling the self with the nature.It is a worth visiting place,try it as well,you will not be disappointed.I can say a lot more but its the best way I can explain.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Temaiken, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Temaiken Biopark, responded to this review

How happy make us know we have friends from Bogotá, Colombia that have enjoyed their visit to the Biopark and recommend us. Thanks for sharing with us the passion to protect nature! Temaiken Foundation More 

Nairobi, Kenya
Level Contributor
148 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

I liked seeing the animals in decent sized, and well maintained enclosures. This a very clean place which is ideal for a family outing. The only reason why I won't rate it even higher is because there aren't more birds and animals.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Temaiken, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Temaiken Biopark, responded to this review

How happy make us know we have friends from Nairobi, Kenia that have enjoyed their visit to the Biopark and recommend us. Thanks for sharing with us the passion to protect nature! Temaiken Foundation More 

Olen, Belgium
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

This is how a zoo should be. The animals look healthy and happy, as a visitor you have a nice walk in a well organized and clean park. I bought already my pase anual.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Temaiken, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Temaiken Biopark, responded to this review

How happy make us know we have friends from Olen, Bélgica, that have enjoyed their visit to the Biopark and recommend us. Thanks for sharing with us the passion to protect nature! Temaiken Foundation More 

1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Zoo is well maintained but we were tad disappointed that there were not as many animals or birds as we had expected considering the area. Having said that, its a good place for family outing with decent size aquarium, shows and restaurant options. <br/>We had an interesting experience going to Temaiken zoo from Belgrano as we do not know castellano... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Temaiken, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Temaiken Biopark, responded to this review
Google Translation

¡Qué lindo es saber que tenemos amigos que disfrutaron de su visita al Bioparque y nos recomiendan! ¡Muchas gracias por... More 

Level Contributor
18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

A very nice and well conservated zoo outside BsAs. Looks just like the parks you visit in the USA (gift shops, fast food, no littering or trash in the floor). The animals are in great shape, their "habitats" are clean and big. They do not seem streessed out. Lots of birds, all kinds. A very good aquarium. And there's even... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Temaiken, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Temaiken Biopark, responded to this review
Google Translation

¡Qué lindo es saber que tenemos amigos que disfrutaron de su visita al Bioparque y nos recomiendan! ¡Muchas gracias por... More 

Montevideo
Level Contributor
15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

It was excellent! We didn't expect so much fun. It so well organised and had such a wide range of attractions that exceeded our expectations

Was this review helpful? Yes
Temaiken, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Temaiken Biopark, responded to this review
Google Translation

¡Qué alegría nos da saber que tenemos amigos que viven en Montevideo, Uruguay, que disfrutaron de su visita al Bioparque... More 

Curitiba
Level Contributor
48 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Beautiful and very well planned zoo. Differently from many other zoos in the world, this one is not built uniquely for the comfort and amusement of humans, but to provide the animals with an adequate space and not much stress. All animals seemed to be healthy and well treated. The zoo also have a good environmental education program, with exhibits... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Temaiken, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Temaiken Biopark, responded to this review
Google Translation

¡Qué alegría nos da saber que tenemos amigos que viven en Curitiba, que disfrutaron de su visita al Bioparque y... More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Level Contributor
14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Considering that this place has a fundation for preserving nature it's kind of contradictory to ask for a printed coupon to access with a 2 for 1 promotion. Putting that aside is a well care place to spend 4 or 5 hours with the family. They add a barbacue store with very good food at reasonable prices. The only things... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Temaiken, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Temaiken Biopark, responded to this review

We appreciate all the opinions and different points of view that allows us to improve our service. Thanks for recomending to visit the biopark. As a member of the AZA Aquarium and Zoo Association, the design of the exhibition take into account highest international standards to take care of all the animal in the park. Biologists, veterinarians, nutrionists and zoo... More 

Travelers who viewed Temaiken Biopark also viewed

Lujan, Province of Buenos Aires
Tigre, Province of Buenos Aires
 
Belen de Escobar, Province of Buenos Aires
Belen de Escobar, Province of Buenos Aires
 

Been to Temaiken Biopark? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Temaiken Biopark

Address: Ruta Provincial 25 Km 1, Belen de Escobar 1625, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 348 443-6900
Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Central Argentina  >  Province of Buenos Aires  >  Belen de Escobar

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Temaiken Biopark and other visitors
10 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Temaiken Biopark staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?