Zoological Park of Centenario ( Parque Zoologico del Centenario), Merida

3.7
#3 of 13 in Parks in Merida
In the style of the mid-20th century, Zoological Park of Centenario ( Parque Zoologico del Centenario) offers a fun and educational pastime both for kids and their parents. Walk around the large park and see all kinds of animals, some of them endangered in the wild, including the rare white tiger. Go early if you want to avoid crowds and high temperatures. You don’t have to pay for tickets, only for the train ride across the park, during which you can get close to the fences and take a closer look of the animals. The park has a shaded kids’ playground for the youngest members of the family. You can also grab some food and drink onsite. Plan to visit Zoological Park of Centenario ( Parque Zoologico del Centenario) during your Merida vacation using our convenient Merida trip itinerary planning site .
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Zoological Park of Centenario ( Parque Zoologico del Centenario) Reviews
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  • Place to rest,explore part of nature, also to delight traditional food very close to the center in case you don't want to spend time traveling
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  • Go on the week-end. A vintage zoo, fountains, gardens, lot of families with children. You can ride the train for 1 Peso (US$0.05)!  more »
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  • Is a nice place in the city to spend a couple hours, is very Close to downtown. It is not a "first world" zoo but it has many animals that you cannot imagine. It is free and you can buy in there a lot of snacks like popcorn, chicharrones, ice cream, popcicles, etc. Is a nice place to visit is you are in Mérida.
  • Pretty nice little zoo. Well looked after and has a fun train that circuits the park.
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