We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Zoologico Nacional

Features Animals
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Good Zoo to visit and support

Let's not get crazy. This is a poor country so I was skeptical and wanted to look out for... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2016
Michael M
,
Medellin, Colombia
Regular

Not the best place to go if you're a turist. The place could really do much to improve. Its very... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2014
Francisco020283
,
Managua, Nicaragua
Read all 11 reviews
40
All photos (40)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
21 Jan 2018
“small uninspiring”
1 Jun 2016
“Good Zoo to visit and support”
About
Contact
Km 16 Carretera a Masaya, Ticuantepe, Nicaragua
Website
+505 2279 9073
Call
Reviews (11)
Filter reviews
4 results
Traveller rating
1
1
1
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
1
1
1
1
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 22 January 2018

small zoo with small exhibits/cages. out side managua about 15km. best to get a car and driver. no need to spend much time here. move on to the volcanos,,,

Thank TexasTerry_12
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Let's not get crazy. This is a poor country so I was skeptical and wanted to look out for maltreatment. What a surprise. Privately funded, so, it was nicely maintained. Different price for strangers or citizens, but very cheap. They also had food inside and...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 18 August 2014

This zoo is far from anything you would see in the states, but it's not in the states! I give it a five because it was larger and nicer than we expected. We spent an hour and a half and saw everything. Lots of birds...More

2  Thank bartbrynestad
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Not the best place to go if you're a turist. The place could really do much to improve. Its very sad to see all the mistreated caged animals.

Thank Francisco020283
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Hotel Contempo
241 reviews
4.90 km away
Hotel Boutique Villa Maya
183 reviews
7.02 km away
Hotel Central Park
14 reviews
7.45 km away
Hyatt Place Managua
607 reviews
8.83 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 11 restaurants in Ticuantepe
Los Pipiles
8 reviews
2.27 km away
Porterhouse Steaks
202 reviews
7.45 km away
Asados Las Jicaritas
25 reviews
3.16 km away
Mi Viejo Ranchito
247 reviews
1.46 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 4 attractions in Ticuantepe
Masaya Volcano National Park
1,232 reviews
7.00 km away
Refugio De Vida Silvestre Chocoyero-El Brujo Day Tours
15 reviews
.60 km away
Montibelli Private National Reserve
5 reviews
3.10 km away
Museo del Parque Volcan De Masaya
97 reviews
7.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Zoologico Nacional staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines