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Parque Reptilandia

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7 km East from Dominical on 243 to San Isidro del General, Dominical 5000, Costa Rica
+506 2787 0343
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Unexpected excellance

We were looking for ways to fill in our 9 day Costa Rica visit and we thought this would be cool... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Judy S
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Napa Valley, California
Over delivers on expectation

Well looked after; clean and spacious exhibits; Beautiful gardens with loads of birds. Well worth a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
worldtraveller185
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Haugesund, Norway
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Reptile Park & Botanical Garden near Dominical Become thrilled seeing these magnificent animals up-close; a fun and easy trip for the whole family Parque Reptilandia has the largest and most diverse presentation of Reptiles and Amphibians in Costa Rica. Educate your kids and yourself on this special group of animals. They can be examined safely from close-up and are beautifully exhibited, simulating their natural habitat as much as possible. When strolling down the easy walking paths you can also enjoy the many beautiful plants and trees in the botanical garden
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7 km East from Dominical on 243 to San Isidro del General, Dominical 5000, Costa Rica
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+506 2787 0343
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"reptile park"
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"great place for kids"
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"behind glass"
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"amazing collection"
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"black water"
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"animal enclosures"
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"write ups"
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"poison dart frogs"
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"large lizards"
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"on display"
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"costa rica"
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"self guided tour"
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"couple of hours"
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"worth the trip"
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"central america"
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"exhibits"
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"komodo"
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Reviewed yesterday

We were looking for ways to fill in our 9 day Costa Rica visit and we thought this would be cool. We were really surprised by the abundance of variety. We were really impressed by the enclosures. They were clean and represented their natural environment...More

Thank Judy S
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Reviewed yesterday

Well looked after; clean and spacious exhibits; Beautiful gardens with loads of birds. Well worth a visit!

Thank worldtraveller185
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I like zoos and I loved seeing all the critters up close and personal. Maybe too many snakes which all looked the same to me, but they also had tortoises, crocodiles, a Komodo dragon, and a variety of other animals best seen behind glass. Wear...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was much better than expected and we really enjoyed our time walking around this reptile park. The park is not huge but was bigger than I expected and there were more animal enclosures that I expected. The enclosures were nice and well taken care...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For those who come with the right expectations, this is a gem of a place. I first visited in April 2012, and just returned with my brother in May 2018. There have been significant projects undertaken and completed since my last visit that have expanded...More

Thank Anna B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The price was $12 per person and well worth it. This is the best reptile zoo exhibit I’ve seen in my life. And I have seen quite a few. The grounds are kept very clean. It was like a botanical garden. There were very few...More

Thank jsI6368PY
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

we took two toddlers here to give them a better look at the snakes and critters who live around us. it was well worth it for the whole family. nicely kept grounds and cages, beautiful animals, ample shade. we will return. the komodo dragon was...More

Thank osovital
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Bigger than we expected and so well organized and educational! My kids loved it, especially my son who is intrigued by reptiles. Didn't take all day which was nice and we went early to avoid the blistering heat of the day. Highly recommend if you...More

Thank Tbosh
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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Accidentally stumbled across Parque on our drive back from Naucaya waterfalls. Lots of snakes , lizards, turtles, and a Cayman Croc. Beautiful grounds tucked away off the beaten path. Few people as we went about an hour before closing time. Well worth the stop!

Thank Christy B
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

On our way through Costa Rica we decided to stop at Parque Reptilandia - even my rotten Spanish was good enough to guess the main attraction! It looked very run down when we got there and we thought it was going to be a bit...More

Thank ron d
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