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Address: Carretera Iquitos-Nauta Km 6. 5, Iquitos 16000, Peru
Phone Number: 51965306574

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Good place to see the local fauna

If you want to see the local fauna this is the right place, although not fond of zoos or having animals in cages, they all look well nurtured and taken care of.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Mario M
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Lima, Peru
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Lima, Peru
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6 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is supposed to be a place where you can "connect" with the animals and be aware of some possibilities to take care of them, what to do to protect them, etc. It was a dirty and desolated place. Bad food and dirty bathrooms 

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Lima, Peru
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to see the local fauna this is the right place, although not fond of zoos or having animals in cages, they all look well nurtured and taken care of.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The zoo looked tired and dirty. Roots everywhere on the floor so you need to watch your feet. The animals looked OK, although lots of cages were empty. On the plus side: new dolphin arena, low price (15 per motocarro from Iquitos center, 2-4 Soles pp entry), lots of monkeys incl wild ones in the trees above you, the lake... More 

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Thank Boh T
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have to confess I had a bigger expectation than what it really was. This zoo is sort of abandoned but its very popular for locals as they have a nice lagoon where you can swim. Animal shelters are in very poor cndition. Nice day trip though.

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Jefferson City, Missouri
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

I have visited the zoo and beach area several times over the past ten years. A good variety of jungle animals, but many appear to be in cages much to small. You can hold s huge boa if you want- and the beach area is great for families and teens.

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Thank David H
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Tiny concrete cages and bad smells. Felt really bad supporting a zoo that doesn't give the animals a nice place to live.

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Thank Adam D
Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Quistococha park is a fantastic place where you can view a rich fauna and flora. You can swimm in the lagoon and relax. You can some regional myths and legends about quistococha..

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Thank amewica1989
Iquitos, Peru
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Quistococha is fabulous, but this "park" needs more animals, decorate, create new games to enjoy, as I can remember, there was a game called "Tarzan", but now it wasn't there anymore...

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Thank Angel G
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Well, Quistacocha is a beautiful place surrender by nature in the jungle, well keep in their on possibilities, the food close to the river that i tryed ...grilled plantains and meat were lovely. The only thing i did not like from this place...is that the big cats that i saw there, are in a place 3 x 3..it is in... More 

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Thank Katherine W
Lima, Peru
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Very quite and nice view a rich fauna & flora and you can have your pace. If have time and wether permits is posiple to have a bath as well

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