Museo de Ciencias Naturales
To further acquaint yourself with Ecuador’s flora and fauna, head to the curious natural-history museum, the Museo de Ciencias Naturales...
Parque Carolina’s most popular attraction is this peacefully set botanical garden with native habitats covering páramo (high-altitude...
Parque La Carolina
North of the Mariscal lies the giant Parque La Carolina which fills with families on weekends who come out for paddleboats, soccer and...
Adorned with carved wooden screens, statues resembling samurai and glowing paper lanterns, Zao is a buzzing spot serving up samosas,...
Parque La Carolina · interesting places nearby
Provide fodder for your jungle fears with a visit to the Vivarium , home to 87 live reptiles and amphibians including poisonous snakes, boa constrictors, iguanas, turtles, frogs and tortoises. It’s a herpetological research and education center, and the staff periodically gives close demonstrations with one of the snakes.