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Iguanario Archundia

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Address: Manzanillo, Mexico

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So many Iguanas in one location.

A little difficult to find at first. When we did we really enjoyed it. Great for kids and photo opportunities. This location relies solely on donations to stay open. Please be... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A little difficult to find at first. When we did we really enjoyed it. Great for kids and photo opportunities. This location relies solely on donations to stay open. Please be generous.

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Courtenay, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Manzanillo, you gotta see the Iguanas! Take your kids. It's something you won't see again soon. I've never seen so many ginormous iguanas sitting in such close proximity in just a few trees. It was a sight to see.

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Thank Jazzfatcat58
Branson, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located through Manzanillo El Centro - the large old city and the largest seaport on the West Coast of Mexico - you will find iguanas both large and small "dripping" from the trees across the canal. Find the entrance and you will find a few other indigenous animals in a rustic zoo, piles of donated produce to feed the iguanas... More 

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Thank Claudia M
calgary
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21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So if you want to see lots and lots of these friendly lizards, this be the place to go. Its free and I guarantee you will never see a sight like this again. Just ask your cab driver to take you there.

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Maumee, Ohio
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213 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

This place is run by one man who has rescued 100s of iguanas. He has also started rescuing others, .ie.: Raccoons, Wild Boar, Coati, canaries, parrots, raptors, and two guinea pigs. He supports this place on his own money and cash and food donations; no public/government assistance. There are hundreds of iguanas, on the ground, in the trees, and everywhere... More 

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Thank Craig G
Hanna, Canada
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

The place is rustic and has a few other creatures to see. Its free to go except for the bathrooms which i think were 5 pesos. I cant tell you what they were like as I never had to use them. The sanctuary does accept donations which is well worth paying as it does keep it open to the public.... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

This attraction has been described as a "zoo" and as an Iguana sanctuary. At any rate, if you want to see an Iguana, you will get your fill, This place is has got Iguana's of all sizes roaming freely but mostly confined to a caged area. there are a few other animals and according to people who have been there... More 

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Casper, Wyoming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Pretty cool place. Some raccoons, javelina's, birds and tons of iguanas. The owners just fed the iguanas lettuce so they were eating and climbing down the trees. We walked outside the area and the iguanas were sun bathing and started quarreling with each other high up in the trees and we just wanted them to fall in the water so... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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43 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Very interesting visit to the iguanarium. I had already seen a couple of iguanas out and about, but it was really nice to see so many of them. They have pretty good camouflage but once you spotted one you noticed there were four more right next to it. They were all over the trees, just laying around. There were also... More 

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Wabasha, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

This place is crazy. The trees are full of iguanas there everywhere. You could spends hours trying to count them. Go back across the bridge and if your lucky you'll be able to feed them. They also have more animals available to see in cages. We go every year

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