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Monkey Island: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It takes luck and good timing to be able to see or feed the monkeys. The island is quite big and if the monkeys (14 or15) in total don't come to you, you will not be able to see them. If you came after a...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank IengNir
Reviewed 21 August 2019

This island was a project that failed. Monkeys that were stolen and sold in the black market were recovered 30 years ago and reintroduced in this island as a first step back into the jungle. 4 species were introduced but only 2 survived. These are...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank anacaceres93
Reviewed 17 July 2019

Unforgetable memory here. There are a lot of monkeys and all of them are so cute. Really sad I didn't have any photo with them.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank will-i-am-jr13
Reviewed 6 July 2019 via mobile

This is basically an island where they relocated monkeys several years ago. They seem like they have adapted to people visiting daily. We had a small group and everyone was able to give bananas directly to the monkeys. It was a short hike into the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank lchjeh
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This place is more like a zoo, with 30 resident monkeys that live off the food from the many tourists who come each day to catch a glimpse and feed them.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 15 May 2018

On this island are about 25 monkeys . A privat island that is visit by all tour groups. We think it is to much for the monkeys and the one turtel we have seen.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jo l
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We were brought here as part of our tour with Monte Amazonico, and it was the only uninteresting part of our stay in the jungle. If the monkeys would have came down to take the fruit we brought for them it would have been neat....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Nicholas K
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We were taken here as part of a rather disappointing 'Kyak', Zipline, etc tour. I really disliked the whole Monkey Island thing. It is totally not okay to feed wild life. God knows how many groups go each day; I saw at least 4; the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank MarionHen
Reviewed 22 November 2017

The monkeys were stolen from the jungle and dumped on the island to become a tourist attraction years ago. The monkeys are now desperate for food as it's limited on the island so now they're trapped there relying on tourists to feed them which is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank egrace6
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We heard many people staying at our lodge that they had been to monkey island a few times and were unable to see anything other than mosquitos. When I went with Carlos Expeditions, we were very lucky to enter a clearing where there were up...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Response from Meeoozeek | Reviewed this property |
I can help by listing the species that i have seen so far in various visits: Capuchin de Cabeza Dura, Capuchin with white front, Bolivian Squirrel Monkey, Brown Tamarin Monkey, Red howler monkey, spider monkey, Golden Lion... More
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