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Neo Fauna

Jaco, Costa Rica
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Ranked #4 of 13 Attractions in Jaco
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Topeka, Kansas, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

Started the trip looking at snakes they were kind of in small cages and the place was under construction. The butterfly garden was cool and they let you hold the snakes and touch the butterflies. at the end we got to hold a 5 mo. old baby monkey. it was very inexpensive too (20 per person) which my fiance says... More

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San Diego, CA
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

I'd been to CR 7 or 8 times and never been to Neofauna, so this trip I decided to go. It was so worth it!! I wish I had gone there every time! The guide, Josimar, was very knowledgeable and gentle with the animals, which is nice to see. Some of the displays are unlocked and he actually shows you... More

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Wilmington, Delaware
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

The beaches were big and clean. The bars and beach reminded me of Key West. If you like Key West, then you will love this place

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Bloomington, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2012

We had some time to kill before our check-in so we ventured up to Neo Fauna with our 3 kids. A little pricey, but it was a fun experience. I wasn't exactly sure what to expect. They have snakes/frogs/butterflies all native to Costa Rica. Our guide gave us great information as he showed us each display. My husband and kids... More

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New Orleans
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2012

On our way into Jaco we passed as sign that said "Neo Fauna Butterfly, Frog and Serpentarium" Well my wife wasn't much on snakes but she really wanted to see the Butterfly's and frogs, so the next morning off we went. If the sign pointing up the hill leads you to believe that this business is right off the road... More

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