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Fundacion Los Monos Selva y Vida

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Monkey Rescue

I worked on the farm as a volunteer and I would highly recommend doing that... Otherwise, you can... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
LauraWoelki
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Monkeys are my heart!

A place remote enough to be in the jungles of Ecuador.Lots of acres of land,in the selva,run by a... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Florence A
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Forest Hills, New York, United States
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Km 2 via Puyo 10 de Agosto | Via a Macas, Puyo 160150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

I worked on the farm as a volunteer and I would highly recommend doing that... Otherwise, you can just visit the rescue centre for some hours and in my opinion Paseo de los monos is definitely worth a visit. For $3 you get a little...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

A place remote enough to be in the jungles of Ecuador.Lots of acres of land,in the selva,run by a nice swiss man,with volunteers,happily looking after several primates,turtles,koatis,parrots,and more So mant gorgeous monkeys to meet.I could finally relate to a little monkey named Marcel.A friendly,loving wooley...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Florence A
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

What a relief to come here to trip advisor to learn how incredible this place is. I went yesterday with my boyfriend & friend. It was pretty informal, we made it a good bit into the trail before we were asked to pay. The staff...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Paseo de los Monos is a little know Animal Rescue Center located about $4 cab ride from the center of Puyo Ecuador. If you bring some basic medical supplies they will treat you to the feeding and handling of tiny baby monkeys. These orphan monkeys...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Don84101
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

In el paseo de los monos there is more than 50 monkeys, coatis, turtles, snakes... We learn about animals, wild life and Ecuador with Yvan, the owner who speaks spanish english and french. Everybody is great in this place! You can visit the place for...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

The paseo de los monos is a magical place where monkeys and other Amazonian animals live safely far from human threat: I was fortunate to look after a baby monkey who got rejected by her parents and was left to die :( I really cannot...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Eszter S
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Paseo de los Monos is a beautiful animal refuge in a well-preserved piece of rainforest. The animals are healthy and there are around 60 monkeys. The volunteers were very helpful and friendly! The owner I talked to is passionate and has a lot of plans...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Studim
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

My son found this place outside of Puyo. Where monkeys from the jungle that are found in poor health or hurt are rehabbed before being brought back to their natural habitat.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Pascalbev
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This was my second time in this place, and both times I left the place with something in my heart. I know that the people there are working on something good but I can feel in the place that something is not working well. Now...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank ajeffsu
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This is an amazing place worth visiting! You can see the different monkeys running around from up close. The layout of the walking path through this place is excellent and beautiful. Especially with children. We also saw other animals like a little jaguar, snakes etc.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jeroen & Stépha... D
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