National Zoological Park (Parque Zoológico Nacional) is at Ave. Vega Real and Ave. Los Arroyos Arroyo Hondo. The zoo preserves the natural environment of a wide variety of animals, which are allowed to roam freely. The park includes the African Plain, a children's zoo and one of the largest bird cages in the world. Five miles (8 km) of roads and walks traverse the park. Train tours also are available.
Food is available. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.