Guadalajara Zoo (Zoológico Guadalajara) Tours and Activities
Famous throughout the country and region, the Guadalajara Zoo is one of thelargest and most modern zoos in Mexico and considered to be one of the finestin all of Latin America. By number of species alone it is the biggest in the country.There’s a wide variety of animals organized by both species and geography,ranging from aquariums and herpetarium (reptile exhibits) to Australian andAfrican habitats. The Masai Mara safari exhibit is home to many large mammals,while the Antarctica zone features a penguin kingdom. The zoo is noted for itsdiverse bird exhibits, as well as its endangered species native to Mexico. Therare Mexican wolf and Morelet’s crocodile have been bred and protected throughthe zoo’s conservation efforts.
In addition to the zoo’s exhibits, which allow for close-up views and animalencounters, there is a Panoramic Train and Sky Zoo cable car ride showcasingdifferent perspectives. The zoo overlooks a large ravine, and the animalenclosures are larger than most, so views from above are impressive.