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Cabarceno Nature Park

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Address: 39690 Obregon, Spain
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+34 902 21 01 12
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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A terrific safari park. We have been twice and both times spent 5-6 hours there. If you like animals you have to go. Massive enclosures for the animals and beautiful scenery.

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A terrific safari park. We have been twice and both times spent 5-6 hours there. If you like animals you have to go. Massive enclosures for the animals and beautiful scenery.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

It's amazing watching the animals walking freely, playing, etc... The cableway allows to see the parc without getting tired of walking. My preferred where the bears. Also the geological structures of the old mine are awesome

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

If you visit North Spain and love animals this park is a must-see! It's necessary to have a car , because the park is huge. There are many places to park and see the wild animals. The nature is amazing and the animals are in their natural environment,as much as it is possible. There are two spectacles, one with sea-lions... More 

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Santander
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Hello: If you come to Spain, Cantabria is a beautiful region where you can visit a lot of of lovely places: Picos de Europa, Santillana del Mar, Altamira Caves, etc. But there is a singular place to visit: The Nature Park of Cabárceno. In this Park you can see different animals in an habit very similar to the real conditions... More 

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Zaragoza, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I would say it is a must in that area if you are going with children, but it is not only for children. It is a nice park with lots of animals, where you can see them almost like in freedom. It is not a conventional zoo. Most of animals have huge area to move. Despite food is not expensive,... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We were initially concerned about the 30 Euros for adults (17 Euros for children) admission, but it was definitely worth it. Cabarceno is a huge plot of land that served as an Roman iron mine. It has been converted to an animal preserve crisscrossed by a network of cable cars. You get to see the animals (lions, tigers, bears, elephants,... More 

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Palmanova, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Cabarceno is not a Zoo as one might expect first hand. This is a a park where the animals experience freedom in an enclosed space. The stetting has breathtaking views, and one enjoys the experience of contemplating the wild life almost like it's own habitat. What I like about it is the fact that the animals are cared for and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The park is great. The enclosures are generally excellent and some are incredible. In august the queues are far too much, nobody's fault, but it makes the failure to see anything in certain enclosures more irritating. Bird show is fantastic. The real downer is the behaviour of the visitors. Tapping on an occasional window or clapping hands at the animals... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Spent about six hours here experiencing the beautiful park and wonderful animals roaming around. Totally disgusted to end our circuit at sea lion show with animals jumping through hoops doing tricks etc to a huge crowd. This did not fit at all with our overall experience of animals roaming around this spectacular and vast reserve.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

August afternoon visit. The place is good, the animals have plently of space to wonder around and they look happy. As bad points: there were too many people and traffic jams were frequent. Poor pedestrians conditions and the kids were constantly tripping out. Much of the walking is done on the road. Road signs could be improved. Expensive. Not enough... More 

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