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Bosque da Ciencia

#13 of 157 things to do in Manaus Features Animals
Av. Otavio Cabral | Aleixo, Manaus, State of Amazonas CEP 69060-001, Brazil
+55(92) 3643-3192
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Bosque da Ciência is a place to walk very early in the morning if you want to see at least three... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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The main thing I remember are the rescued manatees swimming in 2 pools where the water was pretty... read more

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Av. Otavio Cabral | Aleixo, Manaus, State of Amazonas CEP 69060-001, Brazil
+55(92) 3643-3192
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Bosque da Ciência is a place to walk very early in the morning if you want to see at least three species of monkeys in the forest. There are guides to show everything. You can also see several species of birds and small mammals. There...More

Thank eliza20152015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The main thing I remember are the rescued manatees swimming in 2 pools where the water was pretty murky. Apparently they will be released to the wild later on. I found the little museum very interesting as it displayed models of how the natives lived,...More

Thank Shade16
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I am not an animal and natural lover, so this place is helpful to me because it's got all special Amazon related animals in one. The place is not too small, it's sizable but not tiring for walking. I would recommend to everyone. Budget 1.5...More

Thank Geminican
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Recently elected one of South America's best Zoos, it is actually a "park" set up and managed by INPA - the National Institute of Research in the Amazon. As such, it is an open-air science museum, with animals, plants, and other displays. The flora and...More

Thank Ramesh27
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is operated by a research institution for education on the Amazon Region. It was interesting to see the rescued manatees, different fish from the river, the monkeys, the different birds, and other species of animals indigenous to this area. We also saw different plants...More

Thank Vonnie J
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

the area is peaceful and really pleasant, and one can get really good views of really interesting animals (such as crocodiles, turtles and otters that only exist in the Amazon Region). it's also cheap and it has a nice ice-cream shop with flavours from local...More

Thank thassio
Reviewed 24 July 2016

A guide showed us around. The group was 10 strong and of course I saw few birds. Get around on your own and see more.

Thank anacondapy
Reviewed 14 January 2016

This place was fabulous. Short ride from town center by cab, when we didn't have the right money the guy just let us in for free. The people of Manaus are incredibly nice & friendly. The Bosque is a science research place, but walking through...More

3  Thank Rexdexter113
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The Bosque has native anmimals from tje Amazon region. It's a beautiful place to stroll and see nature. It's a place for research.There's a a Museum . WE saw school kids and families visiting and exploring the Bosque.

1  Thank crigolin
Reviewed 8 January 2016

From the waterfront outside the fish market in Manaus, we took a taxi for an agreed 35 Reis - £7 or US $10, to the Bosque da Ciencia, the science park. This is located to the east of the city so the drive was interesting...More

2  Thank masterecho
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Mary M
Are we able to see/interact with sloths?
19 January 2015|
Response from Retinol13 | Reviewed this property |
There are no guarantees as the sloths are not caged and may not show up. They will typically be at a distance where you won't be able to interact with then. But they are slow moving and tend to hang out in the same spot... More
Hello you position on the TripAdvisor activities map is very faulty placed I got lost whit may car trying to find you cod you Please put it in the proper place I am having a go to get to you to day. Whit you adresse and Google map posted on that
17 December 2014|
Response from Andrzej S | Reviewed this property |
hi, here you have contacts (with phone number), I got there by bus, anyway you have to look (and ask) for INPA - there are at least 3 entrances. If you're already in the Manaus call (092) 3643-3192. You can also write to... More