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Neo Fauna

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Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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Pretty fun. But overpriced.

So I’ll start by saying we did enjoy it for the most part. Tour guide was knowledgeable and polite... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jsnread
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Bethesda, Maryland
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Nice visit

we visited this park at the very end of our stay at Costa Rica. Well, a pitty, we have been hiking... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kestutis S
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Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So I’ll start by saying we did enjoy it for the most part. Tour guide was knowledgeable and polite. But it was too expensive ($25/person). Also it was very run down. Before the tour started I was worried I’d made a mistake by going here....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we visited this park at the very end of our stay at Costa Rica. Well, a pitty, we have been hiking the parks like crazy to see some macaws and in this park there were like five of them and you could feed them from...More

Thank Kestutis S
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We had neo Fauna suggested to us by locals. It was something we looked forward to doing. Our guide was excellent. The tour was going very well until we where in the parrot enclosure nd in walked a group of 5 or 6 people as...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

at the end of january we visited Neo Fauna just by chance. It was really worth the visit. being interested in the types of frogs of Costa Rica, we were able to see lots tiny, medium and very big frogs up very close. the guide...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Definitely fun and educational! You get to see some interesting animals and learn something about them too! Jairo was our guide and very knowledgeable and friendly! If you ask they will even setup a monkey tour for you in a private area, Delix was very...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our time at Neo Fauna. We were given a private guide who was very informative and interesting. He would let us get very close to the animals and the kids were delighted. We did the basic tour but if we ever go...More

Thank Angie R
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Kids love this spot. My youngest always enjoys visiting to see all the frogs, snakes, monkeys, and whatever else they have that week they are nursing back to health. Great spot

Thank Ryan H
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We walked from our hotel and enjoyed our tour of the centre. Our daughter was able to touch frogs, turtles and butterflies as well as hold a boa. It is not a large well funded centre so people must view what it does well, releasing...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Great tour!!!! But no Blue butterfly. We saw lots of birds, frogs, turtles, monkeys and lots of Butterflies but wife didnt see her Blue Buttetfly

Thank Jerry M
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Upon our arrival, we were met with a very nice, very stoned “tour guide”. Despite his altered state, I have to admit he was very knowledgeable but would often ramble on slowly and wasn’t able to gauge when we were ready to move on to...More

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MARGOT W
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Response from kzakowski | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure what time they open, we went in early afternoon. We did not book ahead, we just showed up, and they got us in right away.
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