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Joya Grande Zoo y Eco Parque

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Worth the drive

We visited here. We arrived early in the morning and saw the animals then spent hours in the pool... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Gracias, Lempira Honduras
Good place, beautiful wild animals

We visited Joya Grande Zoo with the kids and they had a really good time, the animals seems to be... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Allan C
Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible1%
1 Oct 2018
“Worth the drive”
17 Sep 2016
“Good place, beautiful wild animals”
se ubica en las montanas cercanas a Santa cruz de Yojoa a unos 12 kilometros del centro. Desde ahi, debera recorrer un camino, en buen estado, por las montanas., Santa Cruz de Yojoa, Honduras
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

We visited here. We arrived early in the morning and saw the animals then spent hours in the pool. Cost for entrance is 250 lempiras for adults and 150 for children. Its open from around 8:30 till 5:00. There was only one restaurant open and...More

Thank HotdurasFamily
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We visited Joya Grande Zoo with the kids and they had a really good time, the animals seems to be properly cared and fed because they look good. The only thing you should consider is the food because it takes more than 40 minutes after...More

Thank Allan C
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I do have to say this was a beautiful trip for me and my family😄 there was a lot to do we went horseback riding 🐴🐴and enjoyed the swimming pools. The best thing that I saw was the Tigers and the Lions they were very...More

Thank Carolina M
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I read the other reviews, and went with an open mind. This zoo is a wonderful attraction and a great place for families. Lots of animals (especially Lions and Tigers). Like all zoos, we know the animals need more freedom and space, but the educational...More

Thank Murray R
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We spent the day with the family and it was a great time. The place is much more than a zoo. I was impressed with how many animals they have and especially the amount of lions and tigers there. I have not seen that many...More

Thank Max C
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Many people have told me to book a room at the Joya Grande Zoo but the place is perfect for a 1 day visit. It is always to crowded for you to stay the hole weekend. It has a few good restaurants, and is fairly...More

1  Thank Hermann S
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

The zoo is unlike any other. You get up close to snakes, baby white tiger and a giraffe. That's about it. The facilities are barely maintained and the attention is poor. The animals look distressed and in poor health. After so many years of not...More

1  Thank Arumman
Reviewed 4 January 2016

It is like 30 minutes from the Santa Cruz. It is properly sign to get there. The Price is 12 dollars for adults. The go karts, canopy,horse riding are charge extra. The kangaroos are sick, the go karts do not work. The giraffe is normally...More

1  Thank Gladys A
Reviewed 25 September 2015

This was a side trip that turned out to be excellent. The park was established by a drug load for his own amusement. The Honduran government confiscated it and it's now public. The park is very well kept and the animal enclosures are well maintained...More

1  Thank DarkWaterCalls
Reviewed 2 August 2015

I'm not a zoo person, I'm not a fan of animals in captivity. That said, the animals looked healthy, some of the pens were a little small, but overall good. The staff was friendly and helpful, the zoo clean. If you don't ride the bus...More

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