Fodor's Expert Review Herpetarium Adventures Monteverde

Monteverde Cloud Forest and Santa Elena Zoo/Aquarium

If you or your kids love creepy, crawly, slithery things, head here. Operated by Sky Adventures, this herpetarium holds more than 50 species of reptiles and amphibians, such as native frogs, toads, turtles, lizards, and snakes in terrariums. Some of the more impressive species are the colorful poison arrow frog, the Jesus Christ lizard, snapping turtles, tarantulas, and the red-eyed tree frog. Animals are most active around 6 pm. Admission includes guided tours in English or Spanish.

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Across from Plaza Monteverde
Monteverde, Puntarenas  60109, Costa Rica


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