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Aluxes Ecoparque

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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4n hours well spent - Would highly recommend

We went to Aluxes Ecoparque during the week on our second day in Palenque. We are both keen... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Love it but room for improvement

After a long and very uncomfortable trip to Yaxchilan and Bonampak we decided to ditch plans to go... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Trysh S
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Aluxes is a Conservation Park in Palenque, we rescue native wildlife and reintroduce lost species into the wild whenever posible. We are open to the public to support our work as we are a NGO, not-for-prof working for the conservation.
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Carretera Palenque-Ruinas Km 2.6, Palenque 29960, Mexico
+52 916 345 5180
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to Aluxes Ecoparque during the week on our second day in Palenque. We are both keen travellers & have experienced various types of 'conservation' parks in the world through Asia & Africa. This was the first one we went to in Central America....More

Thank Stokesy27
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After a long and very uncomfortable trip to Yaxchilan and Bonampak we decided to ditch plans to go to Agustin Azul and do this eco park instead. We arrived at 9am and had a great 2 hours walking around the trails and seeing all the...More

1  Thank Trysh S
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

The park is beautiful. You walk through the jungle and you can see a lot of animals. BUT the informations are missing. Why are the animals there? What happened to them? Some animals didn‘t looked happy, especially the eagles: way too small cages. The animals...More

Thank hannazoe
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

We had A great time at Aluxes!! There were a lot of beautiful animals and we even fed manaties!! Loved it

Thank danja c
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Really good experience visiting Aluxes! So much to see and do, a great experience feeding the manatees and holding the macaw! Loved this place - perfect for a relaxing day in Palenque!

Thank StineO116
Reviewed July 4, 2018

If you like to see wildlife of the area, it is interesting to visit. The place is well kept. The kids did not like to see captive animals, and the experience was not fun or nice for them. If you are a true animal lover...More

Thank Mario G
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Our hotel suggested we visit as we had a free morning in our schedule. We had a wonderful time! The paths are very well laid out, with plenty of animals and birds to see in beautiful surroundings. The entrance fee of 150 pesos is well...More

1  Thank helenap436
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

We came here yesterday. It's pretty well laid out. Some interesting displays, signage is on English as well. Sad to see the big cats there. Not sure of their story but their enclosures should be larger. It was 150 pesos entrance fee/per person. The animals...More

Thank Gerry H
Reviewed April 27, 2018

We had time to kill before a 1pm departure fromPalenque and decided to visit this zoo. It was 70 pesos in a taxi from our hotel and we spent about an hour and a half checkign out all sorts of birds, monkeys, reptiles,, wild cats...More

Thank Wheretonext63
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant way to spend a few hours. Lovely staff, incredible surroundings, amazingly diverse wildlife largely in their natural habitat and/or rescued and in recovery. A truly wonderful place and well worth a visit.

1  Thank the_islington_birds
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September 14, 2017|
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Response from Jason M | Reviewed this property |
I think the tours start at 5 or 6 pm. You do need to make a reservation for them, and they won't do the tour for under 6 people usually. To make a reservation, call them or stop by during regular hours. We made ours for... More
March 20, 2017|
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Response from Josefa G | Property representative |
Yes we do open every day, come visit us. All Best
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