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Biocentro Guembe Mariposario

#1 of 50 things to do in Santa Cruz Features Animals
Km. 5 Camino a Porongo | Zona Del Urubo, Santa Cruz, Bolivia
+591 3370070
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The best place to visit

A lovely place with birds, turtles, swimming pools and places specially designed to walk and relax... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Digmar A
via mobile
Lovely local eco-park

Can see all of in it under 2 hours, or spend the day at the many pools & fun activities like... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Houston, Texas
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Km. 5 Camino a Porongo | Zona Del Urubo, Santa Cruz, Bolivia
+591 3370070
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely place with birds, turtles, swimming pools and places specially designed to walk and relax with nature. Excellent infrastructure, good service and acceptable food. Very easy access by taxi from the city.

Thank Digmar A
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Can see all of in it under 2 hours, or spend the day at the many pools & fun activities like mini-golf. This place is probably packed on nice weekend. My favorite was the Bird enclosure, which is full of friendly, photographic parrots. May is...More

Thank LucyLu_Texas
Reviewed 7 May 2017

What a gem of a place not too far from the city of Santa Cruz de La Sierra. Such a relaxing place with nice walks through the clean landscaped grounds. A lovely butterfly and bird exhibit and little Capuchin monkeys jumping through the trees overhead....More

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

This was our favorite place in Santa Cruz! The grounds are beautiful and the few animals they have here seem to have enough space to roam. The bird aviary was our favorite. Parrots, Toucans, and a host of other birds within reach, literally, the parrots...More

Thank Debra B
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed this place so much! You can walk among butterflies and all sorts of tropical birds! Animal habitats are very well mantained and large enough for all the animals in it. I had a great experience with spider monkeys that were hugging and playing...More

Thank Lidija P
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Go to the aviary. See the toucans and butterfly garden. The pool is great and the buffer food is good.

1  Thank Luke V
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Your mind will be fully with peace and stunned beauty. The staff is friendly the owner is an very kind person. The nature at this place looks like a dream. You will be able to see endemic species and discover a lot of information with...More

1  Thank JoseErnesto77
Reviewed 10 March 2017

At Guembe, you can swim at the pools, walk around a beautiful garden and see thousands of butterflies and orchids. There are ponds where you can kayak and have a nice lunch in the restaurant.

1  Thank Fernando C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We visited this reserve/park and were very impressed with the range of facilities for the native wildlife. There is a very large butterfly enclosure, an enormous aviary and an enclosure for monkeys under construction. As well, there are swimming pools for all ages so it...More

1  Thank CaseyandSue
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We (four adults) had been to Santa Cruz multiple times and had one day to kill in the area. We heard Guembé was great. We started by exploring the monkey, butterfly, spider, bird, and other animal enclosures. The spider monkeys are super cool. The butterflies...More

3  Thank emrm
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Katrine K
28 December 2016|
Response from Tatiana K | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer ,because I live in Uruguay and I have gone as a visitor. Why don't you look in their website page or Facebook for sure they have one of those.
4 May 2016|
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Response from Trioletos | Reviewed this property |
Don't forget June is cold, it's the start of winter. Santa Cruz is tropical climate so winter can be hot hot days or freezing cold fronta that last 3-6 days. So you can go and visit the property, butterfly and bird cages... More