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Sawarienotolaan, Paramaribo, Suriname
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

Be prepared for Mosquitos during your walk thru this zoo. Nice attractions, but needs updating for sure. A few cool animals including Jaguar, Red Egrets and Anaconda!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank MarkPurdue
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Paramaribo Zoo is a small zoo, but it is ice to spend some some with your children there. THere aren't much animal, but they're improving the zoo. There is also a nice playground for kids. If you want to picknick with your family you can...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank daniella j
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Is a great way to fill up a sunday with the kids. You can bring your food and have a very peaceful and fun day with the family. The Zoo has came a long way and every time we visit we see alot of positive...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank xomie86
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Interesting place and reasonably priced; however, there is very little shelter from the sun. It is recommended for a cool day or afternoon.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank DNJM1983
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Not a bad zoo....fair collection of tropical animal species inclusive of jaguars and ostriches....snow cone vendor provides many flavors of crushed ice.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank omawallie33
Reviewed August 26, 2016

Good place to see animals of Suriname. A lot of birds. Take along: a hat, drinking water & sun screen.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Jayantie R
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Good place for animal lovers.. and childeren play area. ........ in the weekends you have attractions

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank ashwin597
Reviewed May 3, 2016

This zoo is located in a calm location in the city. There are some animals. This can be a great activity to picnic or relax.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank ernstterborg
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Great and simple zoo. A variety of animals mostly closer to you than other zoos. Many places where you can sit and relax. A playground for children. Looking at the monkeys is just like a movie.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Ashok_Bhattoe
Reviewed April 13, 2016

The zoo was interesting. I enjoyed the animals but the facility seemed a bid run down. There was a good variety of animals. Did not see any guided tours or tour guides.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Antonio L
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