Petencito Zoo, Flores

#8 of 9 in Parks in Peten Department
Encounter the wildlife at Petencito Zoo and enjoy the views of the surrounding lake. This secluded zoo contains two sections linked by a long wooden bridge. Animals sheltered here include jaguars, pumas, lizards, ocelots, monkeys, and different kinds of birds. You may see some animals out of their cages, so be sure to follow the instructions of your guide in order not to scare them. You can reach this zoo only by boat, which makes the visit all the more adventurous and exciting. Take a guided tour to get the most out of your experience. Make Petencito Zoo part of your personalized Flores itinerary using our Flores online tour planner .
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  • I am concerned about the quality of care in many zoos, but the animals here seemed well-cared for and content. The many interesting critters from Central America were certainly worth a visit. Start on...  more »
  • during the morning I've seen this place and it's been very nice and the way you can get close to nature is amazing
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