Las Águilas Jungle Park
|Land area||7.5 ha (19 acres)|
|No. of animals||500+|
Las Águilas-Jungle Park is a zoological and botanical park located near the Los Cristianos beach on the Canary Island of Tenerife. Consisting of 7.5 hectares (19 acres) of jungle with over 500 animals, the park contains a number walking paths with tunnels, suspension bridges, waterfalls, lagoons, and caves. The park also boasts daily flight shows featuring exotic birds and birds of prey.
One of the parks main attractions are two white lions from South Africa these make up a big cat collection including leopards, jaguars, Bengal tiger, white tigers and pumas. The park also has a large primate collection including orangutans, gibbons, chimpanzees, mandrill, lemurs, capuchin monkeys, titi monkeys and Saimiri. The park's bird collection includes cranes, ibises, flamingoes, swans, storks, parrots, macaws, vultures, falcons, eagles and penguins. Other animals include pygmy hippopotamus, crocodiles, caiman, raccoons, red panda and meerkats.
Bald eagle at a bird show
- "Jungle park / Parque Las Aguilas". destinationtenerife.com. Destination Tenerife. Retrieved 27 December 2010.
- Media related to Las Águilas Jungle Park at Wikimedia Commons
- Official website
- All Information, gallery and reviews
- Review ans Photos from the park
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