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Reptile Park (Parc des Reptiles)

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not good for animal welfare, but good for snakes

Not the place to go if you worry about animal welfare, but the snake holding was very interesting... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2018
Lizzie S
Rare vipers

A collection of venomous snakes mostly from Congo for they are almost extinct in Burundi. Rather... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2013
97Rolf
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Oslo, Norway
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16 Apr 2018
“not good for animal welfare, but good for snakes”
11 May 2015
“Waste of Time and Weekend”
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Not the place to go if you worry about animal welfare, but the snake holding was very interesting, the craft stalls are good and the staff were helpful.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Lizzie S
Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

If you are planning to visit a place where you can waste your energy and time at the cost of your friendship (for spoiling their weekend) then you are at right place.

1  Thank Muhammad A
Reviewed May 28, 2014

The ability to get as close up to the crocs and reptiles as you like made my visit here unique and a great experience!

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank Markhopski
Reviewed November 14, 2013

its was a terrible experience to visit this so called park. its more or less a place for torturing animals by ignorance, indolence and disrespect of creatures.

Date of experience: November 2013
5  Thank Martin B
Reviewed September 25, 2013

This is really an interactive zoo. Not me; but, members of our party truly got up front and personal with both the alligator and the snakes. Meal time for them is great, though the rabbits and guinea pigs don't like it

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Eddie S
Reviewed March 1, 2013

A collection of venomous snakes mostly from Congo for they are almost extinct in Burundi. Rather small collection in spaceous house.

Date of experience: June 2012
1  Thank 97Rolf
Reviewed December 18, 2012

Well actually you can get some locales to take you to houses beyond International Airport where people have crocodiles as their pets in houses ( shocking but true ).

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Date of experience: January 2012
1  Thank Manomay
Reviewed January 14, 2012

The next day we headed for the Reptile park where we were able to play around with the animals. Touch the snakes and feel the texture and enjoy the dances by the traditional dancers.

Date of experience: September 2011
3  Thank pearladventure
Reviewed December 14, 2011

A place where the animals have been kept. The most exciting for me was the Chimpanzee and the cultural dances at the centre.

Date of experience: September 2011
4  Thank Uganda T
Reviewed October 18, 2005

Very helpful informed staff. Easily located in the capital city

3  Thank Trail8107
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