The zoo has been awarded best zoo of souht America several times. It is a special place in the middle of nature and cross by Cali river.
March 18, 2020
On the banks of the Cali River and amidst beautiful vegetation is one of the best zoos in all of Latin America. It is a must if you enjoy a nice walk with fauna and flora that only a country as diverse as Colombia can offer.
July 4, 2019
Founded in 1969, the Cali Zoo it is located within the municipal forest and on the banks of the Cali River. It is widely considered one of the top 5 best Zoos in Latin America. Open daily 9AM – 4:30PM
July 19, 2018
The local zoo is pretty good. It's actually one of the best in South America. If you like wildlife, and watching these guys doing what they do in the discovery channel, it's a must visit for you, then.
October 6, 2014
It has one of the prettiest settings I have ever seen. Animals are well cared for and it simply is delightful. Try to go early because the heat can be something to write home about.
“You can hire a taxi for a fifteen o twenty minute ride to the top of Cristo Rey (Christ the King) mountain. From there you will have a wonderful view of Cali from a different perspective than the one from Las Tres Cruces, another sightseeing high point.”
“Modern art museum (the first in Colombia) with an important collection including pieces by Colombian and American artists, in addition to constant exhibitions of modern and contemporary art. It also boasts a cinematheque Carrera 1 #5-105 Tuesday to Saturday: 10AM – 7PM Sundays: 2PM – 6PM Mondays: closed ”