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INBioparque

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Address: Santo Domingo de Heredia 22-3100, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2507 8107
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An eco-tourist park that highlights all the different ecosystems of the...

An eco-tourist park that highlights all the different ecosystems of the country.

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We accompanied a friend who is an artist in glass and works. She was rhe featured artist and had beeb commissioned to design a stained glass Christmas tree and spiders web. We... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed April 25, 2016
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Melbourne, Florida
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9 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

We were looking forward to visiting INBioparque and took a taxi from our hotel. After a long time in the never ending traffic and road construction we arrived at the gate only to be told the parque was closed. I checked the website before we left and it clearly states open 9-3 on Friday. There were no visible signs to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

We accompanied a friend who is an artist in glass and works. She was rhe featured artist and had beeb commissioned to design a stained glass Christmas tree and spiders web. We went and found the park a very pleasant surprise. A retreat within the city. It is also close to other attractions and we'll worth the visit just for... More 

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Cartago, Costa Rica
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203 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2015

The place offers a very nice opportunity to escape from regular city life and enjoy wilderness and nature within a 30 minute drive from San Jose City. Kids will enjoy watching the animal exhibits, playing on the playground or horseback riding. The whole family can relax and enjoy the gardens or walk through the forest trails or through the orchard.... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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103 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2015

We enjoyed touring this rain forest park and loved our young tour guide who works there! He pointed out some very unusual plants, trees, and birds, and had a lot of knowledge to share that made the visit so good. Well worth seeing!

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Hadley, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2015

Extensive trails through various ecosystems. Highlights included lots of big iguanas and enclosed butterfly garden. Was pretty pricey, though.

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2015

We visited this place on our first day in Costa Rica and it was a really good introduction to the wildlife, plants and trees we would see later on our trip. We were lucky enough to have Kenneth as our guide who was very knowledgeable and told us about coffee, chocolate, and trees as well as the animals. We particularly... More 

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Riverside, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2015

A great introduction to Costa Rican wildlife. GREAT for the kids! The guided tours are particularly great.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

I would not waste my money going here. A tropical place as beautiful as Cost rica, how can they house such a place where the reptiles and animals are in an unhealthy state. Snakes were all skinny as if unfed, the ponds with gators were not clean, overall, the animals were not kept jn good conditions for a park that... More 

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Shenyang, China
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85 reviews
32 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2015

I visited here with a friend and her two young girls. We all had a good time. We saw a mother sloth and her baby, a family of whitetail deer, and a variety of birds, insects, and amphibians. There is a petting zoo with rabbits, goats, and piglets for the kids. The cafe serves decent local food at a reasonable... More 

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Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui, Costa Rica
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67 reviews
30 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2015

With gardens themes after the major habitats found in Costa Rica, well-maintained trails, and exhibits, INBioparque is an excellent way to spend a lazy afternoon in the middle of busy Santo Domingo de Heredia. Best to go early in the mornings or afternoons to avoid the large groups of students that visit the park often. Learn also about the outstanding... More 

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