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Address: Av La Marina Cuadra 24, Lima, Peru
Phone Number: 1 464 4282
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Thu - Fri 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Cool place, great value

With an entrance price of just S/. 10, this zoo is a steal! The zoo is separated into zones: jungle, coast, lagoon, sierra, and international. Because the park is so big, you'll... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Peru
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I was kind of disappointed about the installations, also there is not much variety of animals. I know in Peru there is a lot of species but we can not see them all in here. There is much to improve definitely.

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Ashburn, Virginia, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Is a shame that with so much fauna Peru didn't do a better job with their exhibits. They don't use the same acrylic enclosure some places use here in the US, but instead some reflecting material that not only prevents you to seeing the fauna, take good pictures but on top they are dirty and bad maintained. Some enclosures for... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

With an entrance price of just S/. 10, this zoo is a steal! The zoo is separated into zones: jungle, coast, lagoon, sierra, and international. Because the park is so big, you'll find yourself walking a lot to get from zone to zone; but in between zones, you can admire the archaeological ruins contained there. I was not expecting these... More 

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Cooper City, FL
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107 reviews 107 reviews
24 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Altho this park is listed as a Zoo, it is much more than that. The variety of animals from around the world is extensive. One walks thru the various regions of the country - I especially enjoyed the Selva and the boat ride on the Laguna. The park is large but one can find clean restrooms in each section. Numerouis... More 

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Northeastern Ontario, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

it is really fun walking around this gigantic park, I actually got lost several times and not having any idea where I was, I simply continued along, eventually it made sense. you get to get a feel for a few of Perus different climates as they themed different areas for both the visitors and the animals alike. alot of the... More 

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Poulsbo, Washington
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108 reviews 108 reviews
32 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Visited the zoo on a Wednesday morning. Lots and lots (and lots) of little kids. But it was still a fun time! Great variety of animals. They appeared to be well cared for. The zoo is laid out well. I loved the Zona Selva (the forest zone). Adult admission was only S/.10, which seemed very reasonable. Drinks, snacks, and meals... More 

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Waterbury, Connecticut
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49 attraction reviews
235 helpful votes 235 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We visited the zoo in a recent visit to Peru. I would recommend getting here very early. We were visiting during summer break so a lot of field trips were taking place. We made sure to arrive when the zoo was opening at 9:00. It is deceivingly large in terms of area. There are a lot of exhibits and it... More 

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Lima, Peru
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I came here a little while back and I'm passionate about animals so love going to any kind of zoo. What I really love about Parque de las Leyendas is seeing how good the staff there are, they all clearly love their jobs and really care for each and every animal in their zoo -to me, this is a very... More 

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Lima, Peru
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79 reviews 79 reviews
17 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I had high hopes for the zoo, and while it wasn't as amazing as I pictured, it still was a very enjoyable day, and I learned a lot about Peruvian animals! The price is good (10 soles), especially since you will spend anywhere from 2 - 5 hours in the park. The zoo has animals from the coast, sierra, and... More 

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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

One of the best zoos in South America!!! Full of activities for kids and adults. Very recommended for it has many and huge areas to pic-nic and rest!

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