The Reptile and Amphibian Exhibit
This reptile and amphibian exhibition includes over 30 species of frogs, toads, lizards, geckos and snakes, all of which are native to Costa Rica.
- Duration: 1 hr
- Available Days: Every day
- Schedule: 8:00 AM, 10:30 AM, 12:30 PM, 2:00 PM
- Hotel Transportation Offered
- Mobile Ticket Included
- Offered in English, Spanish
The live specimens are housed in an array of terrariums, each adorned with vegetation and natural lighting and humidity levels to simulate natural habitats. Everything is monitored by a permanent, on-site biologist.
The exhibit is educational and informative, offering visitors the opportunity to see many unusual species, most of which are rarely spotted in the wild. Guests will also learn about breeding and feeding habits and the environmental challenges facing these diminutive creatures.
Additional Selvatura Park activities include:
Costa Rica's longest and most comprehensive canopy tour, treetop suspension bridges, one of the largest butterfly gardens in all the Americas, a hummingbird garden and the newly opened Educational Center featuring the unique "Jewels of the Rainforest" exhibition, one of the most extensive private insect collections in the world.
We are happy to accommodate clients wishing to participate in any combination of activities, just let us know which activities you would like and we will quote you the price.
What to Bring
comfortable shoes and clothes, camera.
expert guide, entrance fees.
Many of our tours and activities offer transportation pick up & drop off options from several locations and destinations. Options vary by tour, see “More Time and Rates” for full details.
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