Monkey Park, Tenerife

| December 17, 2011

Tenerife is not restricted to pleasant weather, surfing, sunbathing, and beaches. It has many other hidden treasures for the visitors to find out and explore. Maybe this is the reason why thousands of tourists visit it every week. Apart from its natural beauty, this island also boasts of some enthralling parks that includes Monkey Park. You can rest assured that your kids will be thrilled when you take them along with you to the biggest little zoo in the world, which also provides an international breeding spot for the endangered species.

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Monkey Park, Tenerife, titileon

Also referred to as the Monkey Zoo Park, this exquisite spot is located bang opposite Guia, South of Tenerife. Whilst on your way to the park, you will find food for monkeys up for sale. It is recommended that you purchase them as much as you can. There are two reasons why you should do this. First, the money earned by selling this food is employed for the upkeep of the park and its monkeys. Secondly, your kids will love feeding the monkeys. Unlike other zoos in the world, you are permitted to feed the animals found in this zoo. Do not be misled by the name of the zoo, since it contains many other species including Iguanas, Ring Tailed Lemurs, Chickens, Crocodiles, and lots more.

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Monkey Park, Tenerife, lemur

Do not be surprised if you get to see a variety of birds or black leopards as well. The best part of this zoo is that you are able to walk through the monkey cages and feed them with your hands. Can you imagine the fun your kids will get when they feed a variety of monkeys, including the Ring Tailed Lemur? If you are lucky enough, one of the monkeys might even sit on your shoulder. The ext time you plan to take your kids on a vacation, ensure that you take them to the Monkey Park in Tenerife.

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