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Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno

Santander, Spain
902 21 01 12
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Ranked #5 of 50 attractions in Santander
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This is the 2nd time I have visited this attraction. It is truly amazing how you can observe animals in their natural settings. We spent hours just watch the animals, and thinking what a nice environment for them to live. Great for the children, but adults can equally enjoy and appreciate the animals and the beautiful surroundings. Several nice picnic... More

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Bilbao, Spain
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

This park didn't look like anything we've seen before! We were amazed by the variety of animals they have and how close you can get to observe them. The entire landscape is absolutely beautiful, everything seems like carved piece by piece to blend with everything else around. It was a perfect experience, one that we would repeat without giving a... More

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west yorks
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74 reviews 74 reviews
9 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Went last year and totally forgot to review. It's a really good day out with a car animals not as plentifull as Selva di Fasano in Puglia Italy. But absolutely beautifull scenery really !! the animals have acres of space to move freely not at all caged in spotless the reptile house is teeming not just the odd snake as... More

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

We stumbled across this beautiful place whilst trying to find somewhere to camp out in our motor home near to Santander ferry port for our ferry the next day. The camping here is free and it's a lovely place to stay! Elephants are so entertaining to watch and a really unique thing to come across in Spain. Lots of shops... More

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Malaga, Spain
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Lovely park where animals live in big spaces. It is very well planed, the landscape is stunning. They give you maps in the entrance. Plenty of parking space in the diferent stops so you can walk to watch the animals. You can take your dogs. The gorilla space is big and you can see the family of gorillas trough a... More

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Burgos, Spain
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

I have visited the park many times in the past but I think It has got better with the pass of time. If you like photography this is a great place. Don´t forget to visit the "Birds of Prey" exhibition, It´s awesome.

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Carlow, Carlow, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Cabarceno was a delight to visit, ideal for both young and old. As someone who is not a fan of zoos Cabarceno offers both the animals and their visitors miles of open spaces in which to roam. The gorillas are undeniable highlight for most visitors (I'd prefer to see them in the wild), however most of the other animals, especially... More

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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8 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Our kids, love it and we probably will be back our next time in Cantrabria. Love the bears and the BIrds of prey show

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Yeovil
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62 reviews 62 reviews
28 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Had a day with a coach tour. Very impressed indeed with both the animal areas and the natural landscape itself. Understand it can get crowded in high season but on a slightly cool and overcast September day there were no queues. Plenty of room for picnics and space for children to let of steam in between viewing the animals. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Liked: scenery, beautiful backdrop of the Picos de Europa, Elephants looking so happy, Black Panthers and the wonderful birds of prey show. Disliked: the cost - nearly 100 euros for a family of five - but then again a highlight of the holiday for the children.

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