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Address: Royal Botanic Gardens | Zoo Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad
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Animal Lovers and children's fun day

Nice range of animals from local and international countries Plenty birds, snakes, monkeys. A range of wild cats, fishes and other critters. Wednesdays are the Snake Feeding... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed January 8, 2017
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Chaguanas, Trinidad
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Chaguanas, Trinidad
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

Nice range of animals from local and international countries Plenty birds, snakes, monkeys. A range of wild cats, fishes and other critters. Wednesdays are the Snake Feeding day. But if you go before lunch time, you can get the opportunity to see other Zoo handlers feeding other animals too.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

We spent around 3 hours in the zoo looking around the exhibits. There are new ones currently being built as a lot of the old enclosures are small and not really fit for purpose with a few of the animals looking distressed. The real downside for me was the staff. Many were just sat playing on their phones and messing... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016

I'll let you in a little secret about us - we love animals and visit zoos everywhere we go! The Emperor Valley Zoo is well maintained and the animals are happy. The new chimpanzee, tiger and giraffe enclosures are spacious and awesome. The monkey cages need some improvement, which is in the works. You can feed the giraffes 4 times... More 

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Bridgetown, Barbados
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2016

If you love zoos and animals, this is the place to go. Extensive refurbishments, added attractions, look to spend the day.

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Diego Martin, Trinidad
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

Go in with low expectations and you may just have a good time. There are definitely tons of exhibits! I personally enjoyed the flamingos, and most especially the giraffes. The place isn't really maintained that well, but overall it's still not the worst thing in the world. It's a decent time on a weekend when you have nothing better to... More 

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Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

My visit to the local zoo was amazing..After paying a small entrance fee. We immediately started observing the animals. The kids were quite excited to see the Giraffes and Lions. There is a lot to see and learn. On our last visit, one of the lions celebrated his birthday, on our return this year we heard of his passing. The... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

A very nice place to get in touch with the animals and marine life. Have been improved and upgraded with new animals. Nice place to visit. No regrets.

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Willemstad, Curacao
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

A well kept zoo. The animals are very well taken care of. Nice variety of animals. Very nice plants, trees and flowers. Nice snack bar where you can sit relax and eat/drink something.

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Trinidad
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

Everytime we go it gets better and better :) My son is almost two and there are lots of things to get his attention. This is his third visit and he was very excited about seeing turtles, the big cats, birds, primates.... He even fed the giraffes. Much thought is being put into enclosures. This time we went during their... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

I went to this zoo early morning on a Monday which happened to be a holiday in Trinidad. It was kind of a rainy day but that didnt damper my spirits. I do enjoy going to zoos and I had never been to this one but I am glad I did. There is a huge crocodile very close to the... More 

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